A long time ago, when people still laughed without enquiring if they should, Vic Reeves split opinion with his Big Day Out. One of his facts was that ‘60% of statistics are made up.’ It was kind of brilliant at the time, but little did we see how prophetic it was; that vast swathes of political policy and international interference in our lives would be based upon powerful statistics repeated so frequently in the media that no one questions them.

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