Federal Census Information and the era of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” A Statistical View

During 2011-2012, the University of Texas at Arlington is using a book by Rebecca Skloot, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”, as a common reading book for freshmen students. As I read the book, I wondered about federal government information sources that could give students a useful information about the state of medical care, education, [...]

Change in Blog Purpose

Effective immediately, this blog will be an information only blog.  Almost all incoming comments will be deleted.  Most of the comments that have come in during the past 8 months were being sent to the “spam folder”.  Thank you to the “real people” who sent a “real person’s message.”