Over the Decades, How States Have Shifted

Great visualization of how presidential candida...

Published Oct 15, 2012 in Politics, Data Visualization

Great visualization of how presidential candidates have performed in different states.

Recent elections have placed a heavy emphasis on “swing states” — Ohio, Florida, and a handful of other states most-easily swayed from one party to the other. Yet in the past, many more states shifted between the Democratic and Republican parties. A look at how the states stack up in the current FiveThirtyEight forecast and how they have shifted over past elections.

Mysterious Algorithm Was 4% of Trading Activity Last Week

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Published Oct 8, 2012 in Finance