correlation is not causation, remember?

Need a handy cartoon to remind people that correlation is not causation?  Here you go, from Bloomberg's Vali Chandrisakran via Andrew Sullivan.

3 Responses to correlation is not causation, remember?

  1. ant6n December 10, 2011 at 5:22 pm #

    http://xkcd.com/552/

  2. Alon Levy December 10, 2011 at 5:37 pm #

    It’s like pirates and global warming. RAmen!

  3. Bossi December 14, 2011 at 12:02 pm #

    Ahh, ant6n beat me to it! I link to that xkcd so often it’s the only one I have the direct link saved as a bookmark.