“PowerPoint is evil”

In a prior post I made the statement that cost accounting was EVIL.  This recent article about Dr. Edward Tufte’s (Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Statistics and Computer Science at Yale University) appointment to a post in the Obama administration reminded me of how decades ago I came about critically analyzing the appropriate usage of mathematics and graphs.  One of his most memorable sayings, “PowerPoint is evil”, implies much more about our society than our inability to make decent graphs.  Thank you Dr. Tufte…

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About Brian D Gregory MD, MBA

Board Certified Anesthesiologist for 30 years. TOC design and implement for 30 years. MBA from U of Georgia '90: Finance, Data Management, Risk Management. Practiced in multiple US states and Saudi Arabia at KFSH&RC and KFMC Taught residents in two locations. Worked with CRNAs for 20 years.
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