Monthly Archives: September 2017

Vancouver movies

This guy explains it best: Vancouver never plays itself in movies. So who does Vancouver play? Mostly Seattle, apparently. But also Honduras, Las Vegas, Albany and Siberia, among other places. I took the data from Movie Maps, which has a fairly comprehensive list of every scene filmed in Vancouver. I have a series of YouTube […]

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The definitive GDP map

I got tired of seeing these horrible maps: So I decided to combine them all into one to make the Definitive Arbitrarily-Classified GDP Map. Here are the bounds: Benchmark GDP (USD) Source California 2.60E+12 US student debt 1.44E+12 Apple Inc market cap 8.15E+11 Google finance US military budget 5.22E+11 Apple cash reserves […]

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