The final stages of a big project are satisfyingly boring. There is not much thinking left to do. Any opportunity for brilliance has expired. Your job now is to spot typos, double-check bibliographical details, scrutinize fonts, and look out for embarrassing factual errors. Occasionally, there is ..
I was obsessed with baseball as a kid. I think the reason baseball hooked me, and not some other sport (like hockey, which I was expected to be obsessed with, as a good Canadian) was all the stats. A certain type of pre-nerd just can’t resist comparing favourite players by batting average, generat..