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    I was a bad noodle and skipped class today. But I'll still go to statistics tonight even though I hate it because it's too important to miss.
    "That's the problem with seeking perfection. You always feel like you have to do everything alone."

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    Quote Originally Posted by 21lux View Post
    I was a bad noodle and skipped class today. But I'll still go to statistics tonight even though I hate it because it's too important to miss.
    Statistics will teach you that if you skip classes that - ON AVERAGE - you tend to get lower grades.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 21lux View Post
    I was a bad noodle and skipped class today. But I'll still go to statistics tonight even though I hate it because it's too important to miss.
    I skipped my English class today because I couldn't handle the stress. I'm with you, man!
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    Quote Originally Posted by uumlau View Post
    Statistics will teach you that if you skip classes that - ON AVERAGE - you tend to get lower grades.
    Um excuse me sir show your work where is your SPSS output and full interpretations
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    Quote Originally Posted by 21lux View Post
    Um excuse me sir show your work where is your SPSS output and full interpretations
    I am far too intellectually honest than to expose you to that level of bullshit.

    One of my maxims is a slightly extended version of a famous aphorism:

    There are lies.
    Then there are damned lies.
    Then there are statistics.
    AND THEN there are computer models.

    I have great skepticism of most statistical approaches to research, because instead of concluding (as they should) that "Hmm, these seem to be correlated. Research into phenomenology should look into this," they conclude, for example, "Cell phones are cooking your sperm!" (Mobile phones are 'cooking' men's sperm - Telegraph) Yes, a .2 Watt device is heating your sperm beyond acceptable levels, because statistics!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 21lux View Post
    I was a bad noodle and skipped class today. But I'll still go to statistics tonight even though I hate it because it's too important to miss.
    I skip probably 85% of my classes, if I had to put a number on it. I really do need to stop that.




    Really though. I do. Like totes seriously. I need willpower.

    Really do though, really do. To add a serious note there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by uumlau View Post
    I am far too intellectually honest than to expose you to that level of bullshit.

    One of my maxims is a slightly extended version of a famous aphorism:

    There are lies.
    Then there are damned lies.
    Then there are statistics.
    AND THEN there are computer models.

    I have great skepticism of most statistical approaches to research, because instead of concluding (as they should) that "Hmm, these seem to be correlated. Research into phenomenology should look into this," they conclude, for example, "Cell phones are cooking your sperm!" (Mobile phones are 'cooking' men's sperm - Telegraph) Yes, a .2 Watt device is heating your sperm beyond acceptable levels, because statistics!
    This is why I pretty much never believe statistics when people tell me how to interpret them. Show me the raw data and let me come to my own conclusions, damn it!

    (Though I would agree that I shouldn't skip class. )

    Quote Originally Posted by Frosty View Post
    I skip probably 85% of my classes, if I had to put a number on it. I really do need to stop that.

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    Really though. I do. Like totes seriously. I need willpower.

    Really do though, really do. To add a serious note there.
    I never skip class so I feel very bad.

    My campus is rather small and a lot of my classes do count attendance as like 10% of your grade. But the class I skipped today basicalyl teaches out of the book, whereas my other classes it's just a supplement. So I was like screw it I'm not going today
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    Quote Originally Posted by 21lux View Post

    I never skip class so I feel very bad.

    My campus is rather small and a lot of my classes do count attendance as like 10% of your grade. But the class I skipped today basicalyl teaches out of the book, whereas my other classes it's just a supplement. So I was like screw it I'm not going today
    Oh yeah. I just pay for the class and fail. Whine about failing. Whine about the money. And yeah.

    Gotta break that chain!

    Bad LUX dont skip class, it isnt too late for you!
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