From Maine marketing campaign to China’s claims, numbers lie

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Gordon L. Weil previously wrote for the Washington Publish and different newspapers, served on the U.S. Senate and EU staffs, headed Maine state businesses and was a Harpswell selectman.

People have an nearly spiritual religion in numbers. When individuals imagine in statistics, that helps politicians.

Folks maintain their religion regardless of the reality of that previous saying, “Figures don’t lie, however liars determine.”