WashPost Awards Two ‘Pinocchios’ to Media for Inaccurate ’98 Percent of Catholic Women Use Contraceptives’ Claim

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In Sunday's Washington Post, their “Fact Checker” Glenn Kessler caught up with some social conservative bloggers (like Mollie Hemingway at Get Religion ) and assigned “two Pinocchios” to the media — for regurgitating a bad statistic, namely that “98 percent of Catholic women use contraception.” Set aside that the source, the Guttmacher Institute, has an intimate relationship with the liberal feminists at Planned Parenthood. “If a statistic sounds too good to be true, be wary,” wrote Kessler…

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WashPost Awards Two ‘Pinocchios’ to Media for Inaccurate ’98 Percent of Catholic Women Use Contraceptives’ Claim

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