Media and Polling

Cartoonist and Stanford robotics PhD Jorge Cham sends an illustrated guide to the media concerning the reading of polls.

Media Poll Results CartoonVia Bruce Bartlett via Chris Lawrence’s Google Reader stream.

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  1. Andy says:

    That’s awesome, thanks!


  2. steve says:

    I have taken a few stats courses. Very boring IMHO, but necessary. I wish all net pundits were required to take a course or two in statistics.