Daily Archives: July 13, 2015

I Thought That Love Watched Over This House, But You’re Boarding Up The Windows Now

In one of his characteristic witty put-downs, Winston Churchill said that democracy was the worst form of government compared to all of the other forms of government. Anyone who has experienced the corruption and gross incompetence that marks much of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Visual Explanations

Visual Explanations: Images And Quantitative Evidence And Narrative, by Edward R. Tufte This book fits along the general path of Tufte’s work in the explanatory power of excellent visual images [1], with this work specializing on the way that good … Continue reading

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