Posts tagged “Nate Silver”

Demographics Don’t Explain the GOP’s Big Sky Problem

An enduring mystery of the 2012 election cycle is how GOP candidates …

Posted December 7th, 2012

Fiscal Cliff: On The Wall, The Writing

It’s happening. What was it that Nate Silver tweeted on election night? …

Posted December 6th, 2012

The Party of Silicon Valley?

Nate Silver had an interesting piece yesterday which concludes based on statistical …

Posted November 30th, 2012

There Were No Surprises — and Only the Stubborn Were Surprised

The polls were not skewed. They did not oversample Democrats. They did …

Posted November 7th, 2012

How to Explain Romney’s Loss to Shocked Conservatives

Five important reminders

Posted November 6th, 2012

Nate Silver and the Nerd-Haters

When Michael Lewis’s baseball book Moneyball was published in 2003, ex-player-turned-commentator Joe …

Posted October 30th, 2012

Be Wary of Reports of Ryan Rally II

Bill Kristol is not following my advice (h/t: Daniel Larison). “[O]n August 11, …

Posted August 27th, 2012

Be Wary of Reports of Ryan Rally

New York Times Saberpolling guru Nate Silver says “it’s a bad sign …

Posted August 17th, 2012

Six Takeaways from the Supreme Court’s Obamacare Ruling

The commerce clause can’t justify the individual mandate. Randy Barnett, who argued …

Posted June 28th, 2012