It’s time like these I feel like one big nerd.
[via xkcd | Thanks, Mickey]
How do you know gravity is the force that causes things to fall? Is it correlation, causation, or our ability to reason?
Philosophy is a wonderful thing. :)
cum hoc ergo propter hoc Says it all
It loses something without the hover text though:
“Correlation doesn’t imply causation, but it does waggle its eyebrows suggestively and gesture furtively while mouthing ‘look over there'”
Nerd comic of the day | Daniel Pink
What do you mean? Correlation doesnâ€™t imply causation…? (Ooops)
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