Nate Silver Rumored for Treasury Secretary or OMB Head

November 9, 2012   ·   0 Comments

Nate Silver

By Scare Crow: Rumors are spreading this a.m. that the reality-based number cruncher at the New York Times, Nate Silver, may soon be appointed to a high ...


Has Nate Silver Ruined Campaign Journalism?

By Peter Hart: The results are in -- Nate Silver won the election.

Krugman and Silver

Paul Krugman and Nate Silver Agree: New York Times reporting is ‘lazy’ and ‘stupid’

By Gregg Re: New York Times columnist Paul Krugman agreed with fellow New York Times blogger Nate Silver earlier this weekend that the paper both men ...

Nate Silver

Politico Makes You Glad Election Is Almost Over

By Peter Hart: The gossipy, horse race-obsessed outlet Politico ran a story on October 29 about the credibility of polling expert Nate Silver, whose 538 blog at the New York Times is a must-read for people interested in election forecasting.

Silver Scarborough

Hey, Hacks: Nate Silver’s Not Taking Your Job

Alex Pareene: Pundits appear especially threatened by the New York Times math wiz this election cycle. Why are they so scared? In terms of issues dividing the ...

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NYT Public Editor: Silver Bet ‘bad idea’

By Mackenzie Weinger: The New York Times' public editor Margaret Sullivan says Nate Silver's offer to bet on the winner of the presidential election was a ...

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Why Liberals Cling To Nate Silver

By Rosie Gray: The Northeast is taking shelter from today’s uncertainty and furor today beneath what has emerged as a key security blanket for this embattled region: Nate Silver’s blog.