Sunday, March 6, 2011

What's Wrong with This Picture

I took this screen capture from The Daily Show from March 3rd.  It compares the average worker's salary nationwide to the average teacher salary in Wisconsin.  The graphic was originally broadcast on Fox News.
A Fox News Graphic via The Daily Show

Why is this not a correct comparison?  Whose salaries should we compare to teachers?

The links to the video clips are below.