Subpar Captain America

Jul 1, 2014

Animation Domination High-Def has a Captain America video of things that America is not so good at, relative to other countries. And they even cited their data source, the CIA World Factbook. How about that.

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Divorce Rates for Different Groups

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Jobs Charted by State and Salary

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