Saturday, March 28, 2009
Abstinence ed: Utter failure, but popular!
The estimable Sightline Institute analyzes a news report on how well "abstinence education" works. The graphic explains itself.
Essentially, it's just an update on the old joke that goes "What do you call people who use _________ (Then: rhythm method, Now: abstinence-only education) as birth control? Answer: Parents. "