“You lost your way
I tried to find it for you
A brighter day to clear your name
The thing is where you are and
Where you’re going is the same” –Storyhill
Well, I never…
You’re trying to predict the behavior of the Men’s 100m World Record? Just model it as an asymptotically decreasing function, and then add some secondary terms to account for the scatter since improvements in timing were implemented.
Totally busted. And yet, I know I’ll do it again in the exact same way next time, and piss off another entire field, just like I likely did with the exercise physiologists. We all have to live with our flaws, and now you all know one of mine!
Have a great weekend anyway, and I’ll see you all next week!