Entire School District Locked Down Because Someone Misheard A Fresh…

Life got flip-turned upside down this morning in a suburban Pittsburgh school district. Everyone was chillin' out, maxin', relaxin', all cool—at least until a doctor's office employee called a 19-year-old high school student to confirm an appointment. When the employee heard the student's outgoing voicemail message,… » 3/01/13 5:20pm 3/01/13 5:20pm

Calculating The Fresh Prince Of Bel Air's Usage Rate, And What It Can…

This is Regressing, a numbers-minded column by our clever friends at the Harvard College Sports Analysis Collective. Over the next few days, they'll be applying rigorous statistical analysis to some of the finest basketball movies in the history of cinema (and also Hoosiers). Today we have some b-ball stats for a TV… » 3/24/11 2:50pm 3/24/11 2:50pm