Number One: I was just ranting in my personal journal about this common mistake I see in communities a lot, so much so that it's turned into a pet peeve:
[ ETA: Here's a transcript of the call: http://verizonmath.blogspot.com/200
Number two: I was ranting about it because of this interesting essay on the attitudes surrounding innumeracy in North America. If you don't agree, keep reading to the bottom; there are some well-written rebuttals:
PS: I updated the community profile because it was freakishly long and boring.