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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by sparks » Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:36 am

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OK, I give. What is that a map of?
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Grammatron » Tue Jul 17, 2018 6:11 am

The American education system rears its ugly head (although it could just be Doctor X's mom) once more.

It's the British empire through the ages.

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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:23 am

I see Alex Jones has a new gig with New York Magazine. NOT The New Yorker, dammit!
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:24 am

Sparks: The British Empire.
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by ed » Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:34 am

sparks wrote:
Witness wrote:Image
OK, I give. What is that a map of?
Spread of gingivitis
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue Jul 17, 2018 12:33 pm

ed wrote:Spread of gingivitis
A definite correlation (not causation dammit). :notsure:
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by sparks » Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:33 pm

Grammatron wrote:The American education system rears its ugly head (although it could just be Doctor X's mom) once more.

It's the British empire through the ages.
Cute.
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:15 pm

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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Witness » Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:35 pm

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To take with a grain of salt, of course. And modern borders, so here's a reference:

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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Pyrrho » Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:52 pm

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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by sparks » Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:16 pm

Hm. Medicine kills.
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Pyrrho » Thu Jul 26, 2018 11:25 pm

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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by xouper » Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:29 am

That dog graph provoked the following thought (or maybe it was just the Krebs Cycle in my brain overreacting temporarily*):

Has it not been claimed that breeds are merely a social construct and have no basis in biology?






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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Anaxagoras » Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:05 pm

That would be silly.

I don't know. I've not heard such a claim for dogs. Only people. Of course we use different words, "race" rather than "breed". The breeds though are artificial creations, not the result of natural evolution.

But 2 German shepards mating are not going to produce a poodle or a chihuahua.
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by xouper » Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:23 pm

Anaxagoras wrote:
Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:05 pm
But 2 German shepards mating are not going to produce a poodle or a chihuahua.

That's racist !!!11!!11 :shock:






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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Witness » Sat Jul 28, 2018 2:42 am

↑ The graph is unclear about dog edibility. Gourmets want to know. :P



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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:16 am

The income graph isn't thought provoking enough.

I want to see to top 1%, 0.1%, 0.01%, 0.001% etc on a logarithmic scale. 8)
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Re: Thought Provoking Graphs

Post by Witness » Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:46 am

We can't count on influenza to get rid of ed:

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