Every Game of Thrones death

I hear there’s a show called “Game of Thrones” on the T.V., where a lot of people die and there is much of the sex. Shelly Tan and Alberto Cuadra for the Washington Post cover the former with a comprehensive illustrated guide. Reason, method, and other metadata aplenty about each of 456 deaths through the first four seasons.

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Think Like a Statistician – Without the Math

I call myself a statistician, because, well, I’m a statistics graduate student. However, the most important things I’ve learned are less formal, but have proven extremely useful when working/playing with data.

Shifting Incomes for American Jobs

For various occupations, the difference between the person who makes the most and the one who makes the least can be significant.

Real Chart Rules to Follow

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