Multiple pie charts are not the only problem with figures from the Jerusalem Post. Two mistakes with using color are pointed out.

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By Naomi RobbinsNewspapers are expected to check facts and report accurately. Why, then, should they not also be expected to check their charts and graphs and ensure that they are accurate. Figure 1 appears on page 13 of the February 4, 2013 issue of NJBIZ. My measurements show that the green square is about 9% of the […]

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