Ugh, I got a third-tier press asking me to submit a book proposal on China's Belt & Road Initiative.
Every year, I tell all my students I don't want to supervise on this topic because it's overrated and the data are shit.
@mplouffe but the rooooaaaaaaddddsass
@Cyborgneticz Don't forget the belts!
@mplouffe good fucking point so many belts
@mplouffe Maybe a short essay pointing out the topic's overratedness could be titled, "The Data Are Shit"? I'd read that.
@rusty The title has a footnotes: 'Shittier than the usual shitty data shit'
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