Graph of the Day for October 7, 2009

"SNL missed the mark on some of its claims, for instance, Afghanistan.  ‘I think SNL tended to kind of gloss over what is a fair amount of progress by this administration.'"
 - CNN quoting Bill Adair (Editor, Politifact.com) in its fact check of a Saturday Night Live skit. 


Source:  The Afghanistan Conflict Monitor, School for International Studies at Simon Fraser University. 


Hoven's Index for October 7, 2009


Coalition military fatalities in Iraq, July through September, 2006:  189.


Coalition military fatalities in Afghanistan, July through September, 2009:  223.


Source: iCasulaties.org  

"SNL missed the mark on some of its claims, for instance, Afghanistan.  ‘I think SNL tended to kind of gloss over what is a fair amount of progress by this administration.'"
 - CNN quoting Bill Adair (Editor, Politifact.com) in its fact check of a Saturday Night Live skit. 


Source:  The Afghanistan Conflict Monitor, School for International Studies at Simon Fraser University. 


Hoven's Index for October 7, 2009


Coalition military fatalities in Iraq, July through September, 2006:  189.


Coalition military fatalities in Afghanistan, July through September, 2009:  223.


Source: iCasulaties.org