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Resource ID: #19400
Subject: Statistics
Source: Washington Post Magazine
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Date: 4-Jun

Description

Carlson reports on the manipulative use of statistics in political Washington. Make up any numbers you want - that is how official Washington really feels about statistics, Carlson finds.The story depicts how in most political debates numbers and figures "get manipulated and massaged and twisted until any connection to reality is strictly coincidental."

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