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I think this graph is generally true, with three exceptions:
This doesn’t include close-quarters and/or long-term relationships. People can easily drive each other bonkers under those conditions.
No sex either. Things get complicated with sex.
Finally, some people are just, well, not good humans, and the curve never swings up for them.

I think this graph is generally true, with three exceptions:

  1. This doesn’t include close-quarters and/or long-term relationships. People can easily drive each other bonkers under those conditions.
  2. No sex either. Things get complicated with sex.
  3. Finally, some people are just, well, not good humans, and the curve never swings up for them.

The shut-down of US air traffic on September 11, 2001 in graph form.

The number of airborne flights comes from the video in my previous post, and the timeline of events comes from Wikipedia.

The US budget crisis, in graph form. August 3 is when the Treasury’s balance goes in the red.

The US budget crisis, in graph form. August 3 is when the Treasury’s balance goes in the red.

From OkCupid’s latest installment of sexytime charts. Does this explain the cougar phenomenon? I’m just askin’.

From OkCupid’s latest installment of sexytime charts. Does this explain the cougar phenomenon? I’m just askin’.

Terrorism since World War II. (My contribution to the Google Ngrams game.)

Terrorism since World War II. (My contribution to the Google Ngrams game.)

The Axes of Public Peeing. Notice the empty lower-right quadrant. Social liberation is impossible without biological relief.

(Source: flowingdata.com)

theeconomist:

Daily Chart: Fat of the Lands. Which country has the most obese citizens? The fattest countries are the United States and Mexico, where around a third of adults are obese; Britain’s adults, meanwhile, are the biggest in Europe.

And look at the huge difference between Asia and the rest of the world.

(this post was reblogged from theeconomist)

The decline of American power, explained.