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  •  Now if you really want to see something stupid.... (5+ / 0-)

    Redstate has a FP article called "The only gun infographic you'll ever need". Here is a link to where it came from and the numbers this idiot used. You have to scroll down to see the graphic. Mind numbing.

    Explained: Gun Facts You Need To Know

    I especially love the great company the USA is keeping regarding the number of guns owned and the top 25 countries gun murder rates. So yea, maybe he is right. This is the only infographic we need to point out the gun stupidity.

    if a habitat is flooded, the improvement for target fishes increases by an infinite percentage...because a habitat suitability index that is even a tiny fraction of 1 is still infinitely higher than zero, which is the suitability of dry land to fishes.

    by mrsgoo on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 10:27:21 AM PDT

    •  They like the crayon 72 point font with no links. (3+ / 0-)

      guns are fun v. hey buddy, watch what you are doing -- which side are you on?

      by 88kathy on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 10:41:51 AM PDT

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    •  This infographic is supposed to be authoritative? (1+ / 0-)
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      To whom?  The statistics used by the author (college kid) bear no resemblance to the conclusions he's drawn.  It's as though he cites authoritative sources to prove points he's just made up, and they don't.  Apparently it's perfect for the readers of Redstate.  I doubt any of them even looked at the sources of the data the kid cites, the methodology used to collect it or the differences between flat numbers and ratios.  The report is a mess.

      "In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican." - H. L. Mencken

      by SueDe on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 11:43:42 AM PDT

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