Correlation can damn well mean causation

There is a strange phenomenon happening in which strong statistical analysis across multiple dimensions is dismissed with the cliched scientific counter: ‘correlation does not mean causation.’ It’s true. There are correlations that

Democrat? Republican? Be weary of distraction politics

Two-party system 101 Let’s boil down the underlying ideologies of both major political parties in their most simplified form. Democrats believe in government-supported social services, funded by tax revenue. I.e., we pay