An experiment

by cousin_it 1 min read31st Jan 201811 comments


Alexei's postmortem of Arbital got me thinking about incentivizing good online explanations, so I got an idea for a test that we can run here and now:

What's your simplest, most vivid, most memorable explanation of correlation does not equal causation for someone who's unaware of the concept? In your own words, no linking.