Simply Statistics: On weather forecasts, Nate Silver, and the politicization of statistical illiteracy | James Howard
Simply Statistics: On weather forecasts, Nate Silver, and the politicization of statistical illiteracy | James Howard

As you know, wehave a thing for statistical literacy here at Simply Stats. So of course this column over at Politico got our attention (via Chris V. and others). The column is an attack on Nate Silver, who has a blog where he tries to predict the outcome of elections in the…