That oil is worth a lot
"A lot of what (Cuba’s) survival depends on is Venezuelan oil money, which is drying up."
Suicides are the most common gun deaths
Says 3,000 Americans "died of gunfire" between the time of the Ebola scare in Dallas and the midterm elections.
There's no data to back this up
The wealth gap between blacks and whites in the United States is "greater than the black-white wealth gap was in apartheid South Africa."
Writer corrected column
The United States has "more of our people in prison than Russia, China, and North Korea combined."
He meant Ritz-Carlton
The federal budget bill "reauthorizes the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, which provides taxpayer dollars so that the Four Seasons hotel can build a resort in Turkey."
A very misleading characterization
Says Saddam Hussein "had a 10-year relationship with al-Qaida."
Glosses over important protections even for terrorists
Terrorist detainees "were not covered by the Geneva Convention. They were unlawful combatants. And under those circumstances, they were not entitled to the normal kinds of courtesies and treatment."
We seem to have a thing for prisons
"The United States right now incarcerates more African-Americans as a percentage than apartheid South Africa did."
Scientific consensus says otherwise
"There is no good data showing secondhand smoke kills people."
Even key critics of fluoridation run from this claim
"Fluoride in the water, that was originally done by the Nazis!"
We're all a little guilty
"More than 70 percent of American adults have committed a crime that could lead to imprisonment."
Ike wasn't far behind
Says President Barack Obama "has lost more members of the House and more members of the Senate than any president ever has lost" in modern times.
Government's best data is flawed
"In 2012, 123 African-Americans were shot dead by police. ... Same year, 326 whites were killed by police."
Immigrants have done well but not that well
Immigrants "have captured all of the nearly 9 million jobs created since 2000."
A statistic that doesn't exist
"The conviction rate is almost exactly the same" for whites and blacks who commit murder.
Whites tend to kill whites as well
Says "93 percent of blacks in America are killed by other blacks."
Police rarely charged regardless of race
Says "99 percent of the time police officers aren't charged when they kill young people of color."
UPDATED: If you use the highest estimate
On immigration, what reports say President Barack Obama "plans to do is roughly on the same scale" as what President George H.W. Bush did.
Raw numbers not the best measurement
"There are more people living in this country who were not born here than at anytime in the history of the country."
Photo was up for a few days
"Fox News uses photo of a married couple promoting ‘traditional marriage’ and the photo is actually of a same-sex couple."
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