You’ve probably heard the famous quote attributed to Mark Twain: There are three kinds of lies – lies, damn lies, and statistics.
The opposition candidates (the “Final Four”) have launched a war of the third kind: statistics. We all recognize that you can find a data point to support almost anything you set your mind to – and if you can’t, you can swap in a personal story to tug at people’s emotions. It’s been remarkably easy to debunk most of their claims.
It’s time to start talking about what this election’s REALLY about. Here’s how we see it.