I’m not entirely sure how to interpret this music video from Franz Ferdinand, but I’m taking it as a critique on internet culture, with less-than-meaningful charts playing a part. There are lots of colors, geometric shapes, and pictograms flying around the band, with no information attached. I guess that’s about right. [Thanks, @augustjoki]
Internet critique as infographic music video
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.
Watching the growth of Walmart – now with 100% more Sam’s Club
The ever so popular Walmart growth map gets an update, and yes, it still looks like a wildfire. Sam’s Club follows soon after, although not nearly as vigorously.
Famous Movie Quotes as Charts
In celebration of their 100-year anniversary, the American Film Institute …