Friday, December 20, 2013

You've heard of the mean, the median, and the mode

But there are other averages, of which you might not be aware.

For instance, today in the news, the newscaster reported: "it will be 52° today, which is 10° above the average that were used to."

There is also "the average that were not used to," and "the average that never occurs at all."

1 comment:

  1. I think the person meant, "The thermostat is on a hot streak."

    ^^ That's an extremely clever inside joke for long-time Callahan readers.


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