Tag: New York Times

Nate Silvers’ first November projections now live at FiveThirtyEight

Silver is an amazing numbers cruncher, and his dynamic modeling of the polling back in 2008 resulted in spot-on predictions about Obama’s win over McCain.

Savannah River Landing: will Oglethorpe plan be part of its future?

Savannah River Landing was intended as extension of the Oglethorpe Plan of 1733, but recent news casts doubt that we’ll ever see the grid and squares replicated.

NYT on the fallout from the housing boom and bust

Highly recommended for those with a stake in housing: the NYT’s Where Housing Once Boomed, Recovery Lags From the piece: The official statistics say that the national economy has been growing for almost three years, and that Maryland is growing…