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Gary

I only enough Hebrew to know the answer choices are "Yes" and "No" and I think "No opinion" or "don't know"

I'm guessing the question is "bomb Iran if they get a nuke?" or something like that. And that the bars are wrong, not the numbers.

Shai S

Surprisingly enough, this was indeed printed in a serious and widely distributed newspaper in Israel.
It's been circulating in some Hebrew blogs for a couple of days, and finally made its way here.
Quick translation from Hebrew:
Headline: "do you think measures by the western powers will prevent Iran from manufacturing nuclear weapons? "
The bars (from top to bottom): Yes, No, I don't know.

Comments I've read so far wondered whether it was an honest mistake by a illustrator or was it some kind of a Freudian slip given the newspaper's right-wing orientation..

ziv

a right-wing paper has no reason to show that diplomatic/financial aproach might work...
if it were the other bar, then the idea of a conspiracy might have made sense...
so its just a case of some idiotic mistake

Kaiser

Shai: Thanks for the translation.

Gary: The first reaction is that the bars are the wrong lengths. But... one typically would put the longest bar on the top of the chart so I wondered if perhaps the data labels were wrong.

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