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Nate Silver's Super Bowl Pick: The 49ers (Nate Silver in hiding now...)
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Posted on 02/04/2013 9:48:13 AM PST by jimbo123
Sure, Nate Silver was on-point during the 2012 election, but before you place your bets behind the bespectacled number genie, remember that he predicted that this would be a Seahawks-Patriots Super Bowl and that he's gotten a little better at the politics game than anything else.
But in a column for The New York Times Magazine published online today, Silver breaks down his latest mumbo-jumbo over S.R.S. rankings and something called the Defense-adjusted Value Over Average, which is exciting if you're a statistician groupie just not if you're a Baltimore Ravens fan. In the end, Silver seems to call it for San Francisco:
(Excerpt) Read more at theatlanticwire.com ...
TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: davidaxelrod; fail; natesilver
Look like Nate Silver has gone into hiding over his latest flop pick. Now it's radio silence from Silver and his groupies. Must be laying low at Jesse Jackson Jr's hideout...
posted on 02/04/2013 9:48:25 AM PST
Predictions are always more accurate when you have inside information. :-)
posted on 02/04/2013 10:06:39 AM PST
The Nate predicted the election correctly was because he was tipped off that the fix was in.
posted on 02/04/2013 10:09:51 AM PST
by E. Pluribus Unum
(TYRANNY: When the people fear the politicians. LIBERTY: When the politicians fear the people.)
Stop just one play,...108 kickoff return,...and you win. Just one play. But no.
posted on 02/04/2013 11:35:50 AM PST
by Doc Savage
("I've shot people I like a lot more,...for a lot less!" Raylan Givins)
To: Doc Savage
Yes, but you can also say that about other things that went wrong for the 49’ers. I figured before the game that they would lose, because the odds of winning every Super Bowl was against them. I mean, 6 out of 6, very unlikely.
posted on 02/04/2013 12:05:49 PM PST
From The Atlantic.
The Atlantic....famous for fish s**t, old wrecks and crabs.
posted on 02/04/2013 12:09:59 PM PST
("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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