Liveblogging the American Revolution: September 24, 1778: Siege of Boonesborough
(Early) Monday Smackdown: David Glasner on the Ignorance of Macroeconomists Who Say "All Models Are False" in Self-Justification

Comment of the Day: Phil Koop: Weekend Reading: Richard Feynman: Cargo Cult Science:

I also thought of this [Feynmann speech] when I read Gellman's rant. There is nothing wrong with [Gellman's] timeline per se, and he even correctly diagnoses the underlying problem, which is experimental design, not the technicalities of statistical analysis. But it lacks the perspective on display here.