The Quantification of Everything: Webcomic Addition

And surprisingly enough, the webcomic is not xkcd! Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal has a new comic that mocks the trend towards the quantification of everything:

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I’m guessing SMBC wasn’t thinking of Ted Porter’s Trust in Numbers, but this comic offers a surprisingly good gloss, specifically, how numbers help us make decisions “without seeming to decide.”

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1 Comment

  1. Jason Kerwin

     /  March 30, 2012

    SMBC has easily surpassed xkcd as the best webcomic for nerds. Weiner is insanely productive, too.