xkcd reading my mind somehow as usual. Not all state word maps are bad. But most of them are.
xkcd: Words in every state map
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Change in Common Household Types in the U.S.
In the 1970s, the most common household type in the U.S. was a married couple with kids. Things are different now.
Life Expectancy of Pets
When looking into getting a pet, it’s important to consider life expectancy. You probably don’t want to accidentally sign up for a twenty-year commitment with an impulse adoption at the pet store.
Data Underload #11 – American Hockey
American interest in hockey went from practically zero to near Canadian status.