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Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

We live in a world today, with statistics all around us. Opinion polls. Confidence Intervals. Margin of Error. Risk estimates. But do we actually understand what any of these things mean? 1,956 more words

6 things I thought about during my last term in college

Hi guys! Here’s a blog post about the things I thought about as I was finally on my last term in college. Final exams week just ended last Thursday and I figured it’d be a good post to blog about the misconceptions and realizations I had during these last few months. 1,032 more words

Awakened At Dusk

One Winter's Night I See...

This poem is one of my favorites. Somehow, whenever i read this, I imagine myself sitting by the fireplace in a Scottish or Irish castle, behind a huge glass window watching it snow… 193 more words

Poetry

My Cousin Rachel Quote

“I wondered how it could be that two people who had loved could yet have such a misconception of each other and, with a common grief, grow far apart. 37 more words

Quote

What's in a Label?

Where do you find labels? Hugging soup cans; hanging out on the side of boxes of food; adhering to household cleaning agents; representing recording artists, but that’s not the kind of label I’m referring to.  751 more words

Writing

Should we expect more from experts?

Last Sunday evening SBS aired an episode of a show titled, “Who do you think you are?” The show follows well-known Australians as they piece together their family history, revealing secrets of the past. 412 more words

No contract? No show! 

In my posts I will always provide something valuable through experiences I have been through. I believe if I went through something another person can learn from then I should share it. 833 more words

Music