Category Archives: Statistics

Inflation over the last two years of Obama

Two years ago, Barack Obama was inaugurated as president of the United States .  Are you better off today than you were two years ago? Numbers don’t lie, and here are the data on the impact he has had on the lives of Americans: January 2009 January 2011 % chg Source Avg. retail price/gallon gas […]

The evils of watching too much TV

“Traditional Jews long understood that the home is not just a dorm and restaurant: It is the center of the child’s world, and it is the heart of the family. As such, it demands protection. Heart infections kill. Influences that are only offensive on the streets can be deadly in the den . . . […]

Guns vs. Doctors

Number of physicians in the U.S.: 700,000Accidental deaths caused by physicians per year: 120,000Accidental deaths per physician: 0.171Number of gun owners in the U.S.: 80,000,000Number of accidental gun deaths per year (all age groups): 1,500Accidental deaths per gun owner: 0.0000188Therefore, doctors are approximately 9,000 times more dangerous than gun owners.Now, doesn’t that make you feel […]

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