The algorithm that can predict Isis’s next move – before they even know what it is

Most of the time – a good three quarters of my life, if I’m honest – I have no idea what’s going on in American politics. I’m rarely on that side of the Atlantic, Channel 4 long ago stopped showing The Daily Show, there are only so many hours in the day. It takes all the time I have just to keep up with which British leader put what into which meat product, without trying to keep up with a whole different political system. At some point over the next few months, though, that will start to change. By next February, I’ll be casually checking the news from normally obscure states such Iowa and New Hampshire. By summer I’ll be quietly obsessed with the exact state of play on the electoral college…


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