The Geography of Recession



I don't know that I've seen a more discouraging visual than this one, which documents the spread of unemployment across the United States:

When it comes to elections in America, issues such as immigration, mosques near Ground Zero, and even healthcare fade into the periphery. It's always "the economy, stupid." And in this case, things ain't looking too good.


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