"It's a lot easier being a drug dealer than an AAU coach" - this guy. Tell me something I don't know. I mean, don't think but have never tried either.
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|6 days 17 hours ago||Increasing the influence of outliers?||
Doesnt his approach actually increase the influence of some of the outliers? I.e. the bins with less points to average, which tend to be outliers, count the same as those bins with many more points in the final regression. Intuitively it makes sense that there should be a cluster closer to y=0 but the final plot glosses over that in favor of high R^2 with a "clean" looking plot.
|1 week 1 day ago||I'm not sure he would ever||
I'm not sure he would ever become part of Michigan's coaching staff based on how I read the article, if thats what you are hoping for.
He very much sounds like the kind of guy who relishes the training aspect of football lineman outside of the gameplanning and scheming of coaching. Focusing on the micro versus the macro that is left to the more traditional coaches.
|1 week 1 day ago||Drake Johnson sighting||
Looked good from one rep (albeit sans pads).
|1 week 2 days ago||Yep you can, even at commencement (Spring 2012)|
|1 week 3 days ago||To add to that list||
"Moscow in the Hudson" is a great lesser known gem from a wonderful career. To be able to be the same enthralling actor while speaking a non native tongue as difficult as Russian is commendable.
|1 week 4 days ago||That's an interesting proposition||
Re:practice performers vs game performers. I wonder if the staff is thinking along the same lines, and it is a small reason for holding an open scrimmage to help better simulate a game experience.
|3 weeks 19 hours ago||If you really believe||
If you really believe millenials are a nightmare to manage you should just retire right now. IMO it takes a lot more courage to to adress the issue of why your old mamagement techniques aren't connecting with the yonger workforce as opposed to sitting back on your heels and ranting about how things used to be. Sorry for the rant (and sorry if you aren't actually managing millenials).
|3 weeks 1 day ago||I agree with you Re: arrested vs. charged||
It doesnt make sense for Brian to compare the two unless you have both the arrest rates and the charged rates, or a combined rate like your Oakland example. Also, I would say that using Oakland as a representative example of the country is not a good idea. Even if it was a representative example I dont follow your math on how athletes are being arrested/charged at the same rate as the general young male population (comparing percentages when one sample group is a subset of another is tricky).
I guess my overal point is a mistake that both you and Brian made; using someone else's statistics (which are often presented in such a way to help the original author's point) when you dont have the raw data can lead to some not-so-logical conclusions.
|3 weeks 1 day ago||The one guy near the end||
took "pitch invader" a little too literally....wouldnt be suprised if he was related to Les Miles.
|3 weeks 4 days ago||I second MgoBender above||
McKinley isn't the best but they are big enough that if they weren't dog friendly they would loose a lot of potential customers. Yeah the monthly fee is something to grumble about, but it's par for the course unless you find the rare homeowner renting out couple rooms who is dog friendly. I personally live on the north side in a McKinley complex and it's a nice walk to north campus and a short bike ride to central campus/downtown.
|3 weeks 5 days ago||Tonight is a tequila night||
Sipping on Don Julio anejo at the moment.
|4 weeks 2 days ago||Very well said sir||
I may have to use your succinct costco/whole foods analogy as well.
|5 weeks 12 hours ago||The patch||
The patch should be red and called the "aneurysm of leadership." Also it should not be tied to any one jersey as anyone worthy of the patch will be used to switching jerseys mid game due to leaving it all in the floor.
|5 weeks 5 days ago||Angry balls FTW||
Angry balls FTW
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Well played sir, well played||
Well played sir, well played
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Wear it with hipster pride||
"I was hating Ohio back when LeBron was too"
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Pics or GTFO||
Pics or GTFO
|6 weeks 2 days ago||But the frogurt||
But the frogurt provided in the booth is free!
|7 weeks 20 hours ago||I understand the example,||
As well as its implication that attending college is to futher your career. I guess I'm being overzealous in defending my idealistic veiw of my profession that really was just a tangent thought.
|7 weeks 20 hours ago||Great Summary BiSB||
I appreciate the legal insight combined with just enough wit to make legal proceedings sound fun. As an engineer though I do take slight offense to the subtle jab that engineers only get engineering degrees to make money, we can enjoy our jobs too. If I wanted to get a degree only make money I would have gone for an MBA.
|7 weeks 6 days ago||Tunnel of trees||
Shame you aren't going up in the mid to late fall, such beautiful colors.
|8 weeks 6 days ago||If it's that annoying to scroll down||
I personally appoint myself to scroll through this "shit" for you at a fair price of 250$/minute.
|11 weeks 5 days ago||I read it differently||
Granted the article shoves all the separation processes into one sentence without explaining it further, but it sounds like the 90% water containing manure is the raw material input to their separation train.
|12 weeks 18 hours ago||I know it might be nitpicking||
But being able to finish around the rim with either hand is almost a universal skill for any college level player. I'd be more surprised if he couldn't make a right handed bank shot (being a lefty) from 8 feet out.
|12 weeks 3 days ago||To the OPs question||
The other adult is a volunteer at the peace neighborhood center, not a student athlete at Michigan if that's what you are getting at.
|13 weeks 12 hours ago||Different bureaucracies running it||
A2-saline overpass is MDOT funding while state street construction is city of A2.
|14 weeks 6 days ago||"It was the best of times, it||
"It was the best of times, it was the blurst of times"
Kinda sums up my week, happy its Friday though!
|15 weeks 20 hours ago||Ummm dude||
Look right above you....
|15 weeks 2 days ago||I like this idea, maybe try||
I like this idea, maybe try to update it at least an hour before gametime with starting pichers and sorylines like you have for this one.
As for tonight I am excite to see what Robbie Ray can do in his debut.
|16 weeks 2 days ago||I see your 5 Schrute Bucks||
And raise you 13 Stanley Nickels that you are wrong.