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Andrew Gelman on The most clueless political column ever–I think this Easterbrook dude has the journalistic equivalent of “tenure”: P.P.P.P.S. When I attack someone too hard in a blog post, commenters often have the natural reaction to defend the poor guy. So for strategic reasons I probably should’ve been super-polite to Easterbrook here and then…

John Mashey analyses emails from Wegman and Azen and yes, Wegman’s defence against plagiarism charges is to say that he and his students plagiarized from Denise Reeves. Multiple times. Andrew Gelman says it best: The major conclusions [of the plagiarised paper] are that there are different styles of research collaboration; the methodological flaws are that…