Regarding your main point above, it does seem that we are close to agreement. Graphical modeling is a way to understand the posited relations between variables in a statistical model. The graphical modeling framework does not magically create the model (and I not claiming that you ever said it did), but it can be a way for the user to understand his or her model and to more easily to communicate it to others..
On January 15, Gebhardt Development announced Festival Foods would be its anchor grocery tenant for a $65 million multi use development on the 4.5 acre site. The first phase includes the grocery store, 175 240 residential units and a 350 space parking garage. The second phase has 22 owner occupied homes, 65,000 square feet of commercial/retail/office space and another 173 parking stalls.
The Sun Devils will prove to be a challenging opponent for the Bears, as their last meet was one for the record books. Although they lost to No. 3 Utah, the team earned a 197.15, its highest meet score since 2006. Consider one of the most famous queer readings of pop culture. In his 1954 book “Seduction of the Innocent,” the psychiatrist Fredric Wertham notoriously referred to Batman and Robin as “a wish dream of two homosexuals living together.” Describing a therapy session with a “young homosexual” in his care, Wertham writes: “When he was eight this boy had realized from fantasies about comic book pictures that he was aroused by men.” Wertham seems to believe the stories pushed the boy toward desires he otherwise wouldn’t have felt. It’s clear from his own descriptions, however, that his patient was merely responding affirmatively to images that were otherwise inaccessible in his cultural milieu, imprinting the things he already wanted over images in the comics he loved.