So, this is absolutely remarkable. While I am not going to make any claims of causation – or any actual relationship at all – there does seem to be a rather stunning correlation between George W. Bush’s approval ratings and the inverse of gas prices. In other words, when gas prices drop, it seems that Bush’s approval ratings go up.

Dubya gas price correlation

I’d like to see the raw numbers so I could run an actual statistical correlation test.

Crossposted on OH-12.us.

(Edit: Fixed image uploading.)

 

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