May 23rd, 2013

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Coburn and Statistics



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If you're living in that area of Moore in Oklahoma, the likelihood of being hit by another tornado is about zero in terms of odds," he said. MSNBC's Brian Shactman attempted to correct Coburn, but the senator dug in."The odds weren't the same, that's completely wrong," Coburn said. "If you've had two tornadoes in 14 years, and then you're saying the odds of that is the same going forward, that's not right at all. You need to check your statistics class."