When Bayesian Statistics Broke into History

Wonderful article here about the Mosteller and Wallace analysis of the twelve Federalist Papers, the ones of disputed authorship–was it Madison or Hamilton who wrote them?  With a nice, easy-to-understand explanation of the Bayesian methodology they  used.

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Aaron Burr insured that Hamilton took the secret to his grave.

Tip from Real Clear Life.

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