Though he is damn near synonymous with data journalism, Nate Silver is still having a hard time launching FiveThirtyEight at ESPN. He admits his difficulties in this Bloomberg piece. "We want to demonstrate thart statistics are not boring," he says. If he fails, who can succeed?
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