Democrat Rep. Alcee Hastings of Florida shared this medical statistic today:


Something doesn’t add up. Did Hastings mean to say something else? Attempts were made to figure it out:

Regardless, the statistic as Hastings phrased it is wildly incorrect:

Iowahawk shared an additional statistic:

The math is settled!


Hastings quietly deleted his tweet and replaced it with this one:

Welcome to Twitchy, Rep. Hastings. In case you hadn’t heard, it’s forever!

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