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Eric Raymond (the one responsible for the botched analysis of the stolen CRU code) responds to my post on Essex and McKitrick’s error in treating missing values as zeroes in a spreadsheet: The error described is so stupid that I have trouble believing a statistician actually made it. Whether McKittrick understood thermodynamics or not is…

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David Kane asks me to look at two of the strongest arguments made by the “other side” following the break in and theft of data from CRU. OK, once he sees how weak the strongest arguments are, we can all agree that the affair is a beat up. Today I’ll look at Eric Raymond’s alleged…