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Lies, Damned Lies, and Global Warming

May 3, 2010 politisite 0

As Mark Twain told us, there are three types of lies: Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics. Unfortunately, Agence France-Press (AFP) reporter Marlow Hood remind us of Twain’s truth in his April 29th article entitled “Sea ice loss major cause of Arctic warming/a>.” Mr. Hood uses the typical statistic-manipulator tactic of cherry-picking data points and wording descriptions in a way likely to mislead the average reader. Hood begins his article by […]