Tag Archives: FAA IASA

Essendon DFO accident: No MSM speculation here Christine?

05 Nov
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Speculation About the Cause of an Air Crash Yep, That’s a Good Thing November 2, 2018 / Share your comments… In what other area of journalism are reporters asked to surrender their own judgment and analysis and wait for the “officials” to weigh in?  From the very first air accident, the crash of the Wright Flyer that […]

Lies, damned lies, and statistics.

21 Oct
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We’ve learnt from the Past: Carmody 26 October 2017 http://www.australianflying.com.au/lates…st-carmody Lies, damned lies, and statistics. – AP Forum version. There is (as academics do) furious debate about who first coined the phrase. I would quite fancy Disraeli myself; although as Wiki points out, the phrase was not found in Disraeli’s works. But; it is the sort of thing I imagine […]