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Comparative Demography

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Let it be clearly stated that this correlation doesn’t imply causation. But it’s damn interesting, is it not? The top image is a map of “free” and “slave” states in the U.S.A. just prior to its civil war, while the bottom image shows state electoral takes in the Presidential Election of 2004.


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  1. Bluebear2 said, on 9/22/07 at 9:41 am

    I stole your maps!

  2. Curtis said, on 9/22/07 at 10:01 am

    No biggie, BB. I stole ’em too. ‘s Cool.

  3. Johnny said, on 5/11/12 at 10:45 am

    Hey idiot. The Republican Party began as an anti-slavery party and dominated the northern states. Democrats ruled the south and were totally pro-slavery. Learn your history, dimwitted fool.

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