How Nate Silver Went From Forecasting Baseball Games to Forecasting Elections -- New York Magazine"
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Nate Silver of fivethirtyeight.com is profiled in New York Magazine. This guy writes about my two favorite things, baseball and politics...
Nate Silver is a number-crunching prodigy who went from correctly forecasting baseball games to correctly forecasting presidential primaries—and perhaps the election itself. Here’s how he built a better crystal ball."