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Damned Lies and Statistics

 

The far left and their minions in academia and the media love to play with and distort statistics. Given the recent spate of “mass shootings” across the nation, it behooves us to examine what critieria were used for the lastest claim–that there have been more than 250 “mass shootings” so far this year. An astounding figure! Continue reading

Eric Holder Says Mass Shootings Up 300% Since Obama Took Office

Progressives love statistics.  That’s because progressives lie.  We know, as Mark Twain knew, that statistics lie; and progressives love nothing more than lies and propaganda.

There are lies, damned lies and statistics.            Mark Twain

Examples of lying statistics that progressives embrace are those that “prove” that racial profiling exists in traffic stops, that minority groups suffer from voter suppression, and that blacks get inferior health care, all because of racism.

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