Race Results

November 9, 2010 at 7:58 am Leave a comment

In a race between two electric cars, one developed by a United States company, the other developed by a British firm, the American car prevailed. It was a friendly, unpublicized race, mainly giving each company a chance to test their cars on a closed course. Taking a page from Darrell Huff’s How to Lie with Statistics, however, a French newspaper ran the following headline:

In Race Between Electric Cars, British Car Loses,
and American Car Finishes Next‑to‑Last

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