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FourTwentySix – the stories behind the stats

January 8, 2020
by Christopher Parker (@wheresbossman)

One of my favourite daily reads is FiveThirtyEight, an American blog that's become a bible for sports fans and data geeks alike. FiveThirtyEight analyses everything from NBA playoffs to the Presidential election, and every story has one thing in common: stats. FiveThirtyEight is a leader in the new school of data journalism, which uses analytics to uncover trends and produce interesting stories. If you like numbers and love sports (or politics), it's an addictive blog. So I figured I'd st