xkcd pokes fun at correlation and causation again. Funny every time.
fun fact, hat guy may be right this time, since cell phones may be caused by almost everything that preceded them in our society :)
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I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.
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Due to budget cuts, there is no plan for an updated atlas. So I recreated the original 1870 Atlas using today’s publicly available data.