While it looks like the trouble at FiveThirtyEigh was transient, one wonders what fallback plan site organizer Nate Silver had for a meltdown at their blog host. An alternate host? A stripped-down version of the site that puts less of a load on the blog publishing engine? Anything at all? It doesn't look like it.
Now, obviously, a site about the presidential elections doesn't want to go into limp-home mode on election night, but it would sure beat … Read more