19 Most Misleading Statistics (That Are Technically Correct)

19 Most Misleading Statistics (That Are Technically Correct)

When the math adds up, the numbers never lie. They're infallible, concrete, impossible to argue with -- however you want to spin it, they make one solid point. Oh, wait -- did we say spin?

Yes, spin. As you're about to find out, it turns out that even innocent statistics can be twisted to support any nefarious thing you want to prove. Guess numbers do lie and we were right for never going to our math classes.

Entry by milito

CANCER CRACKEDCO 2.007.371 PREVENTION SCREENING IN 2006 327.000 IN 2013 SERVICES & ABORTIONS During the congressional inquiry into allegations that Pl

Entry by CZM

Marijuana is now seen in more ER patients than heroin This is the type of out-of-context statistic the DEA likes to use to justify why it classifies

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