You know, if we had an honest and inquisitive media, it’s possible that some intrepid reporter might want to know if “data” like this…
— GlobalPost (@GlobalPost) August 20, 2015
…could possibly be influenced by numbers like this:
— Jennifer Harper (@harperbulletin) August 11, 2015
Press headlines never say “July 2014 was the hottest month ever, say scientists whose grant money hinges on hottest months ever.” Go figure.