The Friday Funny: Ban Dihydrogen Monoxide!

A frequent theme here on Genuine Evaluation is appropriate reporting. Not just getting the facts right, but reporting them in a non-misleading way. Along those lines, check out this classic, in which all the information is technically correct, but …

Ban Dihydrogen Monoxide

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Dihydrogen monoxide is colorless, odorless, tasteless, and kills uncounted thousands

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What you measure and how you measure it – the Greek financial example

A salutary reminder that just because things are measured precisely (such as money) doesn’t mean that the measurements are valid or useful. As reported by Louise Story, Landon Thomas Jr and Nelson D. Schwartz, in the New York Times on 13 Feb 2010 :

As in the American subprime crisis and the implosion of the

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