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About Nate Silver
Nate Silver is an American statistician and journalist who entered into the spotlight for correctly predicting the results of 49 out of 50 states during the 2008 U.S. Presidential election. He is also known for developing PECOTA, which is a system capable of predicting the performance of Major League Baseball players.
In 2009, Time magazine added him to its list of The World's 100 Most Influential People.
His 2012 book The Signal and the Noise entered The New York Times best seller list. The book was also Amazon.com's best non-fiction book of 2012.
He is openly gay.
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Famous quotes by Nate Silver
A lot of journalism wants to have what they call objectivity without them having a commitment to pursuing the truth, but that doesn't work. Objectivity requires belief in and a commitment toward pursuing the truth - having an object outside of our personal point of view.Nate Silver
By playing games you can artificially speed up your learning curve to develop the right kind of thought processes.Nate Silver
Distinguishing the signal from the noise requires both scientific knowledge and self-knowledge.Nate Silver
First of all, I think it's odd that people who cover politics wouldn't have any political views.Nate Silver
I guess I don't like the people in politics very much, to be blunt.Nate Silver
I love South American food, and I haven't really been down there. I really need a vacation.Nate Silver
I was looking for something like baseball, where there's a lot of data and the competition was pretty low. That's when I discovered politics.Nate Silver
I've become invested with this symbolic power. It really does transcend what I'm actually doing and what I actually deserve.Nate Silver
In politics people build whole reputations off of getting one thing right.Nate Silver
People still don't appreciate how ephemeral success is.Nate Silver
Success makes you less intimidated by things.Nate Silver
We're not that much smarter than we used to be, even though we have much more information - and that means the real skill now is learning how to pick out the useful information from all this noise.Nate Silver
When human judgment and big data intersect there are some funny things that happen.Nate Silver
When you try to predict future E.R.A.'s with past E.R.A.'s, you're making a mistake.Nate Silver
Nate Silver's Popularity
Nate Silver is a famous American statistician and writer, who was born on January 13, 1978. As a person born on this date, Nate Silver is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (January 13) and the 110th most popular for the year (1978).
People born on January 13 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Nate Silver is the 433rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Nate Silver's birthday, Nate Silver is the 4637th most famous American.
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