Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 16:41:37 -0400
Reply-To: Quentin McMullen <QuentinMcMullen@WESTAT.COM>
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From: Quentin McMullen <QuentinMcMullen@WESTAT.COM>
Subject: Re: Statistics !
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At 11:56 AM 05/16/2002 -0400, Fehd, Ronald J. wrote:
>Lest we get too damn deep in the details of trees, and leaves
>and forget the forest, I will recommend:
>How to Lie with Statistics
I've been a long-time fan of a related quote, which I've seen attributed to
Harvard statistician Frederick Mosteller: "It is easy to lie with
statistics. But it is easier to lie without them."