CONFUSING MEANS AND MEDIANS AT THE NEW YORK TIMES: Tom Maguire has fun at the editors’ expense.

UPDATE: More lemons-into-lemonade at the Home for Wayward Statisticians: “Cool. I’m using it in my new Applied Statistics class.”

ANOTHER UPDATE: Frank Wilson: “Now remember, this is the sort of thing, experts assure us, that the careful editing in the traditional media is designed to prevent, which is why the blogosphere is inherently inferior to traditional media.”