What are the chances? Flip on the radio to NPR in my car and hear a commentator: “well we are certainly not expecting something like a roller coaster with Josephine at the back”—and I thought, they cannot be talking about Napoleanland. But they are! And today, Feb 18. is an important reenactment of a battle, and also the deadline for the proposal for this theme park! So there may yet be a boat ride to Elba…we’ll see.*
*Readers wondering at the Elba connection might start at the beginning—the metaphor of the frequentist in exile (when it comes to statistical foundations).