But the question as posed suggests he is looking for data that will support his theory and not data that might falsify it; that is The Way of the Pseudoscientist.

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]]>[(myl) There's a crueler version of the joke, in which one of the participants says "1 is prime, 3 is prime, 5 is prime, 7 is prime, 9 is prime, 11 is prime, …" The inattentive or arithmetically challenged participant can be the engineer, the physicist, or the mathematician, depending on your prejudices.]

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