Monthly Archives: August 2012

stolf’s blog 8/27/2012…and how!

The White Sox’ Adam Dunn is having a season that’s being described as “Ruthian”…how can that be?…dude is only batting .205. Yes, well, that’s still some 40 points higher than last year…but what’s Babe-esque about the whole deal is that … Continue reading

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stolf’s blog 8/20/2012

Saw a cable news talking-head lady referred to in the paper as “openly gay”…so what other kind is there? Well, closeted, obviously, but is there anyone today that a responsible journalist would describe as “gay, even tho they’ve never publicly … Continue reading

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stolf’s blog 8/13/2012

Time for FUN WITH MATH…if you consider saving money to be fun, which I reckon most people would. A recent study shows that people are pretty bad using math to choose between grocery store “bargains.” Apparently they can do the … Continue reading

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stolf’s blog 8/6/2012

Here’s an interesting item….according to one mathematician’s study, the more outrageous and unconvincing those Nigerian Internet Scams are, more likely they are to be successful. Sounds backwards doesn’t it, but here’s how it works. By successful we mean the biggest … Continue reading

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