Just like stories and rumours, when statistics are told time after time, they take on a new form and message. In combination with numbers, statistics hold an aura of truth. By illustrating misleading statistics, Broken Telephacts underline the absurd nature of these claims.
1. Natural blonde and blue-eyed people will be extinct in 200 years.
2. Super Bowl Sunday increases spousal abuse by 8%.
3. The average person eats 8 spiders per year in their sleep.
4. You must drink 8 glasses of water each day.
5. The average women will consume 6 lbs of lipstick in her lifetime.
6. Humans only use 10% of their brain capacity.
7. Rate of teen pregnancy is higher in religious states.