Fri 24 Oct, 2014 04:58 pm - [quote]Then why do you ignore the problematic issues with the NCVS survey pointed out by one of the leading scientific communities, which has advocated that the types of descriptive questions... (view)
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 03:07 pm - The "1 in 5" figure is being stated as scientific fact. It is being used as scientific fact in political discussions. to construct policy. If this number really doesn't matter, then... (view)
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 02:45 pm - And what do you think would have happened to the reputations of these CDC researchers if the results they received were closer to the NCVS numbers that were so politically unpopular?
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 02:38 pm - Engineer, let me appeal to the scientist in you...
Here are the scientific issues if have with the study.
1. The questionnaire (which I have already linked to and which is easy to find) is... (view)
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 01:20 pm - [quote="engineer"]
I'm not really sure what you all are debating. 1 in 5 women get raped? That is what the CDC study says. Max asked for a link, Hawk provided one. If you... (view)
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 11:10 am - The flu is a real threat that kills thousands of Americans every year. If all Americans got the flu shot, it would save tens of thousands of lives. Because of this the CDC has habeen telling people... (view)
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 09:43 am - [quote="izzythepush"]
Not really, but if you say something you should back it up if you want to be taken seriously. So you made up a figure which you say is nonsense. What's the... (view)
Fri 24 Oct, 2014 09:39 am - Geez Izzy. I have already conceded to you. We agree that the claim that "1 in 5 women get raped" is a made up statistic. You are right that there are no links to back up this claim.