Does It Move?

Prompt: Clutch

If you find yourself in a clutch (crisis) around the house, or even on the job, consider this foolproof problem-solving engineering graph:

chart does it move


Related to charts, if not to today’s prompt “clutch”, is this surprising statistic about a certain competition:

chart miss universe


Even simpler, this insightful graph (certainly true of me!):

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Shocking Graphs

Prompt: Missing

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For some reasonРperhaps the recent US election cycle?Рmany statistics have been dragged out and used to condemn or exalt, and we non-statisticians tend to nod and think we have learned something. But what is missing? A healthy skepticism and the understanding that correlation is not always causation.

Here are a few shocking graphs, using actual, publicly available numbers, for those of us who are desperate to discover a new conspiracy, or maybe for the statistic skeptics out there:

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