[ xkcd.com ] Survivorship Bias

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Survivorship Bias

They say you can't argue with results, but what kind of defeatest attitude is that? If you stick with it, you can argue with ANYTHING.

https://xkcd.com/1827/

[ xkcd.com ] Birdwatching

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Birdwatching

No, tell the park rangers to calm down, it's fine--I put a screen on the front. I just want to get the birds a little closer.

https://xkcd.com/1826/

[ xkcd.com ] 7 Eleven

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7 Eleven

Really, the only honest 24-hour stores are the ones in places like Arizona and Hawaii, and many of them are still wrong in certain years.

https://xkcd.com/1825/

[ xkcd.com ] Identification Chart

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Identification Chart

Be careful—it's breeding season, and some of these can be *extremely* defensive of their nests.

https://xkcd.com/1824/

[ xkcd.com ] Hottest Editors

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Hottest Editors

Elon Musk finally blocked me from the internal Tesla repository because I wouldn't stop sending pull requests for my code supporting steering via vim keybindings.

https://xkcd.com/1823/

[ xkcd.com ] Existential Bug Reports

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Existential Bug Reports

ISSUE: If we wait long enough, the Earth will eventually be consumed by the Sun. WORKAROUND: None.

https://xkcd.com/1822/

[ xkcd.com ] Incinerator

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Incinerator

My trash can broke recently and I had to get rid of it. When I picked it up, I suffered a brief but harrowing existential crisis.

https://xkcd.com/1821/