They don’t need editorial oversight because they understand the news.

Oops. Vox had to delete this tweet and try again because somebody didn’t notice that cocaine and heroin were illegal.

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Ok, so it turns out they posted a chart of “dangerous” drugs (based on UK data) instead of their chart on “deadly” drugs based on US data. Even so, their argument is still sort of sketchy.

That’s why you have to be skeptical of unscientific comparisons.

Who explains the explainers?

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