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https://xkcd.com/1967/

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The alt text really made me laugh

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Strictly speaking, 'violin' refers to the internal structure of the data. The external portion visible in the plot is called the 'viola.'
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You all should check out /r/dataisugly if you haven't seen it yet.

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What do those percentages represent? They add up to more than 100%, for whatever that's worth.
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I finished my 5-part series:

The Why of Data Visualization: Questions to ask When Visualizing Numerical Information
https://www.soa.org/News-and-Publica...alization.aspx


The Who of Data Visualization: Major figures and Books in Advocating Data Visualization Best Practices
https://www.soa.org/News-and-Publica...alization.aspx


The Where of Data Visualization: Websites to Polish Your Data Visualization Game
https://www.soa.org/News-and-Publica...alization.aspx


The What of Data Visualization: Software to Implement Data Visualization
https://www.soa.org/Library/Newslett...yid=4294967574


The How of Data Visualization: Specific Data Visualization Techniques to Consider in Actuarial Practice
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I liked this one:
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Controversial use of pie chart (282 + 5 out of the S&P 500)
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