ArchiveSeptember 2014

You can’t argue with science: drinking is healthy

The U.S. public health establishment buries overwhelming evidence that abstinence is a cause of heart disease and early death. People deserve to know that alcohol gives most of us a higher life expectancy—even if consumed above recommended limits.

How to get into an Ivy League College guaranteed

Former hedge fund analyst uses data on student admissions to craft contracts guaranteeing admission into certain types of schools, proving yet once again that quants rule the world. Note the somewhat hysterical comments by admissions personnel, who refuse to admit that he can find generalities in his data about their behavior.

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Professor and quant guy. Libertarian turned populist Republican. Trying to learn Japanese and play Spanish Baroque music on the ukulele.

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