Spurious Correlations, is an updating collection of fun, weird, sometimes disturbing charts of data that happen to correlate even if they don’t necessarily have anything to do with each other. The blog’s creator, Tyler Vigen, a J.D. student at Harvard Law School, says his goal is not to foster distrust for correlative data, it’s hard not to see the collection as an object lesson in jumping to conclusions.
More favorites after the jump…
MILK SAVES MARRIAGES!
EATING CHEESE MAKES PEOPLE WANT TO GOLF!
(H/T The Morning News)
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