Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.   chrome   firefox   ie   safari  
Create your own wall, sign in free!
Want to Grow Your Twitter Following, Free?
The #NBA is back. We preview every team (with charts, of course!) here:
The SEC dominates the new #CFBPlayoff rankings. There’s evidence the switch from BCS to CFP won’t matter much:
Senate update: 17.9% chance GOP will control 52 seats and Democrats will control 48 seats.
Via @FiveThirtyEight --> Garry Kasparov vs. Deep Blue: 6 games, 9 days and a lifetime of intrigue. WATCH:
Retweeted by FiveThirtyEight
Lava reaches Hawaiian town: via @WNTonight One researcher's effort to assist those nearby:
One reason @BruceBraley has a chance in Iowa: He’s held on to a key voting bloc that's abandoned Obama.
The BCS wasn’t any worse than a college football playoff will be.
If this latest snapshot holds, stricter gun control is on its way to the Evergreen State.
Our friends @30for30 explore the rise, fall and maturation of former Oklahoma linebacker @GotBoz44. Watch #BrianAndTheBoz, 9 p.m. ET, ESPN.
.@UHHilo researcher's data visualizations are helping Hawaiians deal with the #PunaLavaFlow.
There isn't a strong relationship between #NBA assist percentage and long-range shooting.
Q: "Do you think anything less than 60 votes should really be considered 'control' of the Senate?" A:
Election Day is next Tuesday. Ask @NateSilver538 and @ForecasterEnten about what's going on in your state:
Our midterms Facebook chat is now open for Qs. We welcome Reps and Dems alike!
Election Day's a week away! Talk politics with @NateSilver538 and @ForecasterEnten at 12:30 Eastern time.
Retweeted by FiveThirtyEight
Mystery, Alaska: Here's why we're sweating the Senate race in The Last Frontier.
The unemployment rate for Americans ages 20 to 24 was 11.4% in Sept., more than 2.5x the 4.3% rate for ages 35 to 44.
.@KingJames's new Cavs are just as good (if not better) 3-point shooters as last year's Heat:
Retweeted by FiveThirtyEight
Join us today at 12:30 p.m. ET to chat about the midterms with Nate Silver and Harry Enten.
Part 4 of our epic NBA season preview takes on the best of the East:
More people would delay retirement if Social Security paid them a lump sum instead of an increased monthly benefit.
Senate Update: Hindsight bias, Michigan and Terri Lynn Land.
Unemployment is higher among younger workers because they're more likely to leave or lose their jobs:
The Nets’ fate lies with Deron Williams, who has the talent of a superstar but not the output:
The recent increase is inequality is due almost entirely to the increasing wealth of the richest 0.1% of households:
The Royals' best chance of winning the World Series was in Game 4:
Washington state voters face two totally opposing ballot initiatives on background checks for gun sales on Nov. 4:
In The Papers this week, we look at economic research on inequality, youth unemployment and retirement incentives:
Our 3rd NBA Preview: Even though the #Sixers were awful last season, they’re getting better:
Background checks for gun sales look likely to pass in Washington state:
The Royals may come to regret everything that happened after this moment:
Despite new leadership, the #Knicks will be even worse than they were last year:
In the U.S., 31% of traffic fatalities in 2012 occurred while a driver was alcohol-impaired:
The third post in our epic 2014 #NBA Preview features the least of the East:
17,958: The number of American teens who got Botox in 2013. @MonaChalabi explains that number on @NPRWeekend.
Kasparov vs. Deep Blue: Exploring the battle for intelligence - WATCH: - @FiveThirtyEight
Retweeted by FiveThirtyEight
40% of adults have experienced online harassment, according to @pewresearch.
Another Michigan Republican appears headed for defeat.
The 76ers were terrible last season. They will almost certainly be terrible again. And yet, they’re getting better.
The supply of Hall-of-Famers rarely goes unstocked in Laker-land.
How prepared is New York City for an Ebola outbreak?
Senate update: Republicans have a 63.3% chance of taking control.
The Republicans still have an advantage in the race for Senate control, but it's not decisive.
The @guardian shows how the ease with which Americans can vote varies considerably.
Week 8 #NFL Elo ratings and playoff odds. Elo gave the #Lions a 60% chance to win.