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I have no idea what I am doing.
if the jawbreaker song had its chorus as its title it might count
It's a pretty effective hedge against the time constraints of blogging, though. "We have numbers!"
@frontsidebus oh it's not new, it's just that it's being repackaged as a trend—vox, fivethirtyeight, the upshot, etc.
this is why 'data journalism' is the new 'objectivity' as far as being a complete scourge when it comes to, you know, journalism's ostensible job of getting the truth out there. you don't have to be *correct*—you just have to have the illusion of being correct, and numbers conveniently provide that because oh isn't math just infallible?
ugh ugh UGH. i hated 'a new study' bullshit when it was telling me incorrect things about pop music, but shit like this is even more corrosive.
@Subway Suicide@twitter Nah.
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"like the Standard."
If it makes you feel better, the climate is just as disheartening for writers.
@swagv most editors would probably say that 'tl; dr' 'summaries' are generally boneheaded and call unneccessary attention to themselves and the intellectual paucity of their authors. JUST TRYING TO HELP!