Today for something different. Today, nerds will rule the post. Today, you better read the post with an aspirin, because statistics will be hitting you on the head.
For a while I’ve been fiddling around with statistics, trying to model the combat performance of our troops. I grudgingly confess I took up the bad habit after being mislead by my napkin math on the table, failing every single tactic that “math told me would work”. I decided it was time to upgrade the statistics I was applying.