Bad Chart Thursdays

Bad Chart Thursday: World’s Tiniest Landslide

Bad Chart Thursday: World’s Tiniest Landslide

I volunteered to do Bad Chart Thursday today. I found this fantastic bad chart showing the results of the presidential elections from last Sunday in Venezuela. I had it all planned out in my head. I was going to show you the video that aired a few weeks ago on Venezuelan public TV of Hugo Chavez arriving in heaven and being greeted by Che Guevara and other historic figures from the Latin American ... »

Bad Chart Thursday: At the Zoo

Bad Chart Thursday: At the Zoo

So, Rebecca gets a lot of emails. That’s not new. She also gets these odd suggestions, like one she shared with the rest of us the other day. They’re a little like the emails we get at the physics department at my university from people who have discovered that Einstein was wrong — just a little less elaborate maybe. Instead of a 200 page Word document, she gets these: I wanted to ask ... »

Announcing Bad Chart Thursdays

Announcing Bad Chart Thursdays

I know, it’s Wednesday. What a confusing title to post on a Wednesday! But I wanted to give you a heads up that we’ve been inspired by this chart, sent to us by reader Mark H. and originally posted by @altonncf: The Skepchicks enjoyed this so much that we want to make this a regular feature. Every Thursday, we’ll bring you a new bad chart, either created by us just for you, creat... »