“The joy and martyrdom of trying to be a Bayesian”


Bayesians have all been there. Some of us don’t depend upon producing publications to assure our pay, so we less have the pressure of pleasing peer reviewers. Nonetheless, it’s all reacting to “What the hell are you doing? I don’t understand it at all! How do I know you are right? It’s not in any statistics textbook.”

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