Tag Archives: Moneyball

The REAP: New Stat Sweeps Blogosphere

Photo of Jonah Hill in Moneyball.

I have to confess that title is what Huck Finn would call “a stretcher.” A revised version might read, “A Statistic About Blog Posts That I Just Invented While Playing Around in Google Analytics Will Some Day Become a Standard … Read more »

My Oscar Pick

Photo of Oscar statue.

The run-up to the Oscars this week – a “run-up” that seems to have lasted for months now – reminds me of a fundamental truth about awards shows: everybody needs a good movie to root for. I’m a little handicapped … Read more »