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Topic - Stephen J. Dubner
''Scorecasting" is a book that sports fans should take to their upcoming tailgates. In one fell swoop, it shatters many of the most cherished athletic cliches with hard data and headstrong argument.
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University of Chicago economics professor Steven D. Levitt and journalist Stephen J. Dubner, who wrote "Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything," appear throughout to explain their theories and bounce off each other with the well-honed patter of a veteran comedy team.