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What was manual, anecdotal, and editorial became automated, scalable, and much better--using not hunches, but citation data.
is apt to think that / if he is good at hunches sometimes, / he may rely on them always.
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Michael Rolince, the former head of the FBI's International Terrorism Operations Section, smugly insisted at trial that Samit's "suppositions, hunches and suspicions were one thing," while "what we knew" was another.
Sloppier still are a couple more from In the Red: The Hunches Hobo Sunrise and The Piranhas Piscis Clangor.
Because there is no way to quantify, these hunches you dismissed them as untrustworthy, only to discover later that your intuition was right all along.