Xkcd curve dating

https://xkcd.com/6/https://com/comics/girl_sleeping_noline_(1).jpg"Girl sleeping (Sketch -- 11th grade Spanish class)""I don't remember her name at all, but she fell asleep on the floor in front of me." This comic beat 28 other comics and was beaten by 53 other comics for a total score of 0.3457.

https://xkcd.com/7/https://com/comics/red_spiders_small.jpg"Red spiders""They are six-legged spiders" This comic beat 20 other comics and was beaten by 41 other comics for a total score of 0.3279.

It’s easy to make a scary historical-looking temperature graph — so easy that the artist probably didn’t even know how.

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There are two things that predict a preferred partner’s age: (a) your age and (b) your biological sex (male vs. From an evolutionary perspective, it makes sense for women to prefer mates with resources and to like partners who are more established, both of which are more likely in older partners. It turns out that, on average, women tend to be married to men a few years older than themselves (2-5 years).

Finally, launch that line into the future with unvalidated, skillless multivariate models that predict a fingerprint which 28 million weather balloons can’t find. (But who needs an uncertainty range when you have faith?

Then take the models that didn’t work for the last twenty years, and run with the errors to the next century… I took the 14,000 pixel cartoon and squeezed it to one shot that shows the curve that matters. ) The secret to a good hockey-stick graph is to never use the same type of data from start to end.

https://xkcd.com/4/https://com/comics/blownapart_color.jpg"Blown apart""Blown into prime factors" This comic beat 39 other comics and was beaten by 38 other comics for a total score of 0.5065.

https://xkcd.com/5/https://com/comics/irony_color.jpg"Irony""It's commonly known that too much perspective can be a downer." This comic beat 25 other comics and was beaten by 28 other comics for a total score of 0.4717.

Helper: "Which confirms something interesting: the operation is definitely being watched by somebody in real-time.

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