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It is not enough to quote data it must be correctly interpreted, often data can by misleading for many reasons

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All stages have been completed. The voting points distribution and the result are presented below.

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With 2 votes and 2 points ahead, the winner is ...

RationalMadman
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The average person is to stupid to fact check and think critically and often they are swayed by bogus studies https://dispellingthemythukvsusguns.wordpress.com/

Round 1
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It is not enough to quote data it must be correctly interpreted, often data can by misleading for many reasons
I interpret this as correct... but the data is not there...

Where is the data Pro? Can you quote it?...

I was wrong to interpret it as correct, for the data itself doesn't exist to be interpreted, it's just a string of words that we have assigned meaning from our flawed subjective minds.

Round 2
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The data supporting Pro need only be quoted and Pro will win.
Round 3
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Slap that booty.