Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

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The old adage: "Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics," popularized by Mark Twain seems appropriate after reviewing the Bella Vista POA study regarding the new Community Center. It claims that 62.34 percent of respondents support building a new Community Center. However, when the results are examined more closely, they are not quite as impressive. The Community Center Survey was sent to 19,000 email addresses, and 2,564 (13 percent) responded.


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