Correlation ≠ Causation

November 25, 2011

In light of past conversations in the comments section of this blog, I have to share this:  Via the Swiss Economist, I give you Web comic XKCD’s meta-humor about the limits of human knowledge.

3 Responses to “Correlation ≠ Causation”

  1. Tevyeh Says:

    Lately, I’ve been rethinking my cynicism regarding simplistic causal inferences drawn from experience. For example, here’s actor/comedian Bruce McCulloch sharing the secrets of his success; a guaranteed recipe for succes for anybody entering his field:

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