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Public editor of The New York Times says Nate Silver has disrupted the paper’s culture
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By Pat Cunningham
July 22, 2013 5:10 p.m.



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This is, too, too delicious.

As I told you HERE the other day, political numbers-cruncher Nate Silver is leaving The New York Times for a gig at ESPN (and presumably corporate sibling ABC News as well).

One of the things I like about Silver, as I’ve noted on several occasions, is that some political pundits hate him. They don’t appreciate how he uses mathematical analysis to read the political tea leaves while they depend on non-scientific analysis based largely on their schmoozing with supposedly knowledgeable sources.

Silver seems to think most pundits are full of crap. And, of course, he made ...

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