Can chimp beat NOAA's hurricane forecast? 

It's that time of year again. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will soon release its May predictions for the number of hurricanes this season, from June through November.

The National Center for Policy Research suggests that these forecasts' frequent inaccuracy (wrong 7 of the last 11 years) create grounds for skepticism. So NCPR found a dice-throwing chimp to make its own 2010 forecast:

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David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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