Reblog: “Moonstruck”: a contrarian review — Why Evolution Is True

I hadn’t realized that you can see some full movies for free on YouTube, though the selection is limited. But there are a few highly rated films among them, one being the 1987 film Moonstruck, starring Olympia Dukakis, Cher, and Nicholas Cage. The first two people won Oscars for their performance as Best Actress and […]

“Moonstruck”: a contrarian review — Why Evolution Is True

Reblog: Spurious Correlations – Nicholas Cage, Tangled Bedsheets, and Venomous Spiders — Borden’s Blather

According to Wikipedia, a spurious correlation is a mathematical relationship in which two or more events or variables are associated but not causally related, due to either coincidence or the presence of a certain third, unseen factor (referred to as a “common response variable”, “confounding factor”, or “lurking variable”). Tyler Vigen, a graduate of Harvard Law School and currently a consultant at […]

Spurious Correlations – Nicholas Cage, Tangled Bedsheets, and Venomous Spiders — Borden’s Blather