Monopoly pieces to show presidential funding

Posted to Infographics  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

According to the New York Times, 158 families funded about half of the presidential campaigns so far. With great effect, the Times used Monopoly house and hotel pieces to show this number. The main point of impact comes from the scaled comparison at the beginning, against the backdrop of the White House.

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