Debunking Nutty Numbers
Purveyor John Brignell, a professor emeritus in the Department of Electronics & Computer Science, University of Southampton, has quite a little operation going at Number Watch. A little Chaucer, a little debunking, all quite witty, valid and delightful. Here's Prof. Brignell's description:
All about the scares, scams, junk, panics, and flummery cooked up by the media, politicians, bureaucrats, so-called scientists and others who try to confuse you with wrong numbers.This weekend, spend some time with Number Watch. You'll enjoy it.