Humor Archive:

OK, this isn’t a chart. But it is an incredibly well designed and hilarious rap video about economic theory.  Images and methods are are powerful communication tools. Check out EconStories for more music videos and mini-documentaries.

Note: Safe for work (no dirty pictures or obscenity).

John Millward analyzed meta data from the Internet Adult Film Database and came up with some interesting findings. Apparently. the average female porn star is 5’5″ tall, weighs 117lbs, has B-cup breasts, starts when they are 22 and has a 3 year career.

Hair color, against stereotype, is not dominated by blondes:
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Race matches closely with the general population:
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Birthplaces:
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Most common names:
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There are other findings, but even a blog named ChartPorn has some limits – so if you want to see them, head over to the original article.

Amusing and accurate. Unfortunately, I couldn’t find the original source to link back to.

update: created by Julian Lozos. Nice work!

Calif

I Need A Cat

In: Humor

12 Jan 2013

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Chart of Having the Flu

In: Humor

12 Dec 2012

Seems accurate.

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You should always adjust for population.

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Mount Stupid

In: Humor

29 Oct 2012

A lot of people are content to sit on top of the hump.

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Either I’m not reading this correctly, or the person who created it has never actually seen a dog on a farm – they are some of the happiest creatures to ever walk the earth.

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Vacation Time

In: Humor

12 Jun 2012

Somewhat true. 

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Thanks to LisaLisa for sending it in! xoxo

Presentation Charts

In: Humor

15 May 2012

I’ve had these conversations.

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Yep. This pretty much describes my career. Progress is the result of a lazy man finding an easier way of doing things.

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Use this interactive google-mashup-map to locate emergency supplies in the event of a zombie outbreak. This should help you not walk past guns and supplies like in that stupid Walking Dead show.

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