Fun with Maps 281&282

Want to donate to a good cause and have a chance to take a $25,000 train trip through Europe? Well have I got the map for you!┬áMap 281 shows the path of the Venice Simplon-Orient Express that the winner and their guest will travel as the grand prize of an Omaze charity contest benefitting organizations…

Fun with Maps 279&280

Map 279 doesn’t exactly put my home state of Minnesota in a good light. This map shows the ten least and ten most tax-friendly states in the country. Of those, Minnesota is the least tax-friendly of all fifty states (yikes). The data used to create the rankings averages all types of taxes individuals might pay…

Fun with Maps 277&278

Map 277 features each of the fifty states and how many Supreme Court Justices have been from each. This map is no longer up to date as Judge Brett ‘Rhode Island Boat Fight’ Kavanaugh was just sworn in from the state of Maryland. The Eastern part of the country has spawned the most justices and…