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st: Re: Re: how to lie with statistics, 2004 edition...


From   Friedrich Huebler <huebler@rocketmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Re: Re: how to lie with statistics, 2004 edition...
Date   Thu, 4 Nov 2004 14:05:59 -0800 (PST)

Because the average IQ in DC was off the chart! But seriously, the
originator of this hoax apparently excluded the District of Columbia
because it is not a state.

Friedrich Huebler

--- Reg Jordan <drreg@earthlink.net> wrote:
> Interesting. Why wasn't the IQ for the District of Columbia
> included??
> 
> reg
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> Interesting, indeed, but this is a recycled hoax from the 2000
> election.
> 
> http://www.museumofhoaxes.com/hoax/weblog/bush_iq_hoax/
> 
> Friedrich Huebler
> 
> > Whether one is in ecstasy or is in despair (or simply couldn't
> > care less) over this week's US election outcome, this is an
> > interesting statistical exercise:
> >
> > http://www.strongwords.org/



		
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