Monthly Archives: January 2009

rehash: culture and habit by way of regression to the mean

Suiting up for my new job, I’m reading Leonard Mlodinow’s Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules our Lives, a look at randomness, probability, predictability, notions of certainty, math, and how our brains work for and against us. It’s in synch with the themes driving Super Crunchers and The Numerati, which I cover here and here, but […]