Winner of the February 2018 Palindrome Contest: (a dozen book choice)
Lucas Friesen: a graduate student in Measurement, Evaluation, and Research Methodology at the University of British Columbia
Ares, send a mere vest set? Bagel-bag madness.
Able! Elbas! Send AM: “Gable-Gab test severe. Madness era.”
The requirement: A palindrome using “madness*” (+ Elba, of course). Statistical, philosophical, scientific themes are awarded more points.) *Sorry, the editor got ahead of herself in an earlier post, listing March’s word.
3 years ago…
MONTHLY MEMORY LANE: 3 years ago: March 2015. I mark in red 3-4 posts from each month that seem most apt for general background on key issues in this blog, excluding those reblogged recently, and in green up to 3 others of general relevance to philosophy of statistics (in months where I’ve blogged a lot). Posts that are part of a “unit” or a group count as one.
- 03/01 “Probabilism as an Obstacle to Statistical Fraud-Busting”
- 03/05 A puzzle about the latest test ban (or ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’)
- 03/12 All She Wrote (so far): Error Statistics Philosophy: 3.5 years on
- 03/16 Stephen Senn: The pathetic P-value (Guest Post)
- 03/21 Objectivity in Statistics: “Arguments From Discretion and 3 Reactions”
- 03/24 3 YEARS AGO (MARCH 2012): MEMORY LANE
- 03/28 Your (very own) personalized genomic prediction varies depending on who else was around?
 Monthly memory lanes began at the blog’s 3-year anniversary in Sept, 2014.
 New Rule, July 30,2016, March 30,2017 -a very convenient way to allow data-dependent choices (note why it’s legit in selecting blog posts, on severity grounds).
SNEAK PREVIEW: Here’s the cover of Statistical Inference as Severe Testing: How to Get Beyond the Statistics Wars:
It should be out in July 2018. The “Itinerary”, generally known as the Table of Contents, is below. I forgot to mention that this is not the actual pagination, I don’t have the page proofs yet. These are the pages of the draft I submitted. It should be around 50 pages shorter in the actual page proofs, maybe 380 pages.