I love Dr. Fred Menger’s great line – “If you torture data sufficiently, it will confess to almost anything.”
David McCandless is a wonderfully subversive Data Miner – subversive in that he regularly uses his infographics to point out the absurdity of much of the ‘data’ reported in the media. He spoke at TED Global last month in Oxford. Here is his excellent talk:
RSS Readers will need to click through to the post – it’s a TED thing, sorry.