In some sense, this has a joke from today’s stats class where I did the Discover frog protection joke (though I didn’t orally produce the joke).

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Self-imposed challenges

It seems that in my recreation and transportation, I tend to impose a lot of challenges on myself that are imposed by nobody else. Some of them that I want to touch on are the following:

  • Car gas mileage.
  • Speed on bike commutes.
  • Rogue deck-building in the Pokemon TCG.

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Rainbow Bridge

On my first night living in Eau Claire, I was downtown to get dinner after a long day of driving, box-moving, sacred chanting, and TV-shopping. After dinner, I drove back toward my apartment using a route that I always used to leave Eau Claire’s downtown to return to Menomonie when I lived in Menomonie three years ago.

As I drove on Madison Street on the Chippewa River bridge, lights to my left caught my attention. The lights were coming from the pedestrian bridge downriver (or is it upriver when it’s to the south?)

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[M.A.P.L.E. VII-28] Nine four-digit numbers

The following nine four-digit numbers were posted on my Facebook page last night. They were as follows:

1286, 1509, 2512, 2696, 2755, 1933, 1989, 1492, 1696.

Some of them look like historical years, and some look like non-historical years.

Well, of course I’ll do a “baby” univariate analysis too:

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