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Per the WaPo website, Dino Grandoni has an "MA in science journalism", whatever that entails.

I am guessing the curriculum is a series of seminars like this:

SC 201- Intro to cutting and pasting government press releases

SC 230- Stats are for losers

SC 231- Stat graphing is all about axis manipulation

SC 232- Stat time series, how to make the window smaller, for your pleasure

SC 275- Sources are not to be questioned

SC 286- Fieldwork at the EPA, a primer on how to sleep under your desk.

Remeber, Science Journalism dies in the darkness, of stupidity.

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lol, literally that graph is measuring two cents

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That's sure a convenient statistical window they chose. Two cents over what looks to be a two-week period? Now add Trump's full term in.

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Leave Biden alone! Him and his experts couldn't have anticipated any of this inflation stuff, nobody could have. Besides, it's not like him and the Democrats have full control over both houses of Congress and the executive branch. If they did then they could fix all this stuff that Trump and those evil obstructionist Republicans caused. Also, high gas prices, a war in Ukraine, billions in military equipment left in Afghanistan with an abandoned strategic military base, and no baby formula for post uteran clumps of cells are totally worth no more mean tweets from bad orange man.

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Some one call the cops I just witnessed a murder

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I was eating an extremely tardy breakfast while reading the first paragraph.

Thank you for reminding me to strive for better morning habits.

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Ugh stop being so negative. Be grateful to the government for that $0.16 they so graciously allowed you to save on your 4th of July cookout last year.

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It all makes much more sense when you replace the word expert with haruspex.

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That graph is full of ripe chuckles...

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Wait - are you telling me that the Experts are wrong?

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As soon as you hear " experts say" and you know you're getting taken

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Whatever this administration says, the opposite will happen. Time and time again. Maddening.

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"We are in a great period of transition". Pain for the People will be permanent

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Are there any experts with expertise left?

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Remember about this time, maybe a couple of weeks later, how Raggedy Jen proudly spun how the cost of a July 4 hot dog was down 16 cents?

Good times.

Not even hot dogs are in short supply, not to mention really spendy!

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