As the 2012 presidential election draws ever closer, Fox News seem to be augmenting their traditional right-wing spin with a forsaking of logic. The graph shown above clearly shows the news network attempting to claim that November’s 8.6% unemployment rate is greater than March’s 8.8% and equal to April’s 9.0%.
Could it be that a sharp fall in US unemployment to 8.6% doesn’t fit with Rupert Murdoch’s desired narrative? Here is what that graph should look like:
Rumours that Fox executives have been on a fact-finding mission to Liberal Democrat HQ could not be confirmed.