Clause 61: The Pushback Blog

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How the Statistician Got Pneumonia

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It was a winter morning, with frost on the ground and on the windows of the parked cars. The statistician was headed off to work in his shirtsleeves.

His wife stopped him at the door. “Honey, you need a coat. It’s freezing cold out there.”

The statistician replied, “Oh, that’s just anecdotal.” He brushed past her and continued out the door, leaving his coat at home.

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Written by srojak

May 13, 2014 at 5:53 am

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