Besides the Three Stooges Math debunking proper, Tugwit also made a good post on how/why, likely, the scam managed to be working for so long, not just with politicians, but also in academia, re: psychology, ignorance/disdain for math, etc:
Many very good points made, IMO.
"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.
"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius
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