Fuck ’em if they can’t take a joke about statistical analysis, historical cryptography and the federalist papers.
- My mom unfollowed me on Facebook due to a poorly-timed Voynich manuscript/Federalist papers followup joke. True story.
- August 26, 2022: someone finally devises a statistical algorithm to determine the Voynich manuscript’s author as either Hamilton or Madison.
- “Close to the source” -as media analysis -as metaphor for why babies are weird
- Today’s historical science fact: Charles Darwin never actually used the phrase “wham, bam, thank you ma’am”.