Correlating dog

Posted to Miscellaneous  |  Tags: , ,  |  Nathan Yau

From the Doghouse Diaries. Smart dog. My cat on the other hand, still has some learning to do. Every time he scratches the couch, he looks at me like he’s expecting something. I yell at him, “Causation doesn’t equal correlation!” He stares back blankly.

[Doghouse Diaries | Thanks, Seth]

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