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WBC Chart

Hilary Sargent made a chart to help you understand who the Westboro Baptist Church is. The majority of the chart is the family tree of the Phelp family, although there are a very few members included who aren’t related to patriarch Fred Phelps. The enlargement shown here is only a small portion. The full-size chart [...]

Travelers of the Solar System

Illustrator Scott Benson created an awesome poster/chart that celebrates space exploration and travel. It changes with the light! This illustrated chart was designed by me and hand-printed by my dear friends at Commonwealth Press. It features 8 planets, 4 astronomers, 4 cosmonauts, 3 astronauts, 3 comets, 3 spacecraft and 1 ill-fated hound, along with helpful annotations. [...]

Some Of The Ways A Halloween Costume Can Suck

Here’s a clever, and colorful, chart that will help you make sure your Halloween costume doesn’t suck this year. Keep these five points in mind as you’re putting your outfit together, and if you see a sad kid on the sidewalk with a sucky costume give them a bit of advice about how to be a [...]

Scarf Charting the Population of Russia over Time

You’re looking at a bar chart showing the growth of Russia’s population from the years 1500 to 2000. A blogger who goes by the moniker Russian Sphinx crocheted it to entertain her cat and keep warm. Link -via Explore

Should You Wear Sweatpants?

This chart has got the answer … Via I Love Charts So go ahead. Wear sweatpants and send a message to the world:

Naughty Korea and Nice Korea

Australian newspaper The Mx printed a chart of Olympic medal standings by country. The countries of North Korea and South Korea were called “Naughty Korea” and “Nice Korea.” If you don’t know which is which, then you’ll need to find another source for medal standings. Link

Anatomical Chart Paperweight

Anatomical Chart Paperweight – $16.95 (sold individually) Are you dead tired of the mess that is your desk? Make a precise and calculated move to take control of the situation with an Anatomical Chart Paperweight from the NeatoShop. These fantastic smooth glass paperweights feature retro anatomy drawings. They are perfect for subdividing and cutting clutter. The Anatomical [...]

The Myriad Monikers of Gotham’s Villains

Pop Chart Lab produced a huge chart that classifies the villains of Gotham City -and there have been a lot of them over the past 70 years! The picture here is just a small portion of the chart, which is for sale as a limited edition signed and numbered art print. You can zoom in [...]

A Little Sympathy for the October 23rd Birthday

Which birthday is the best? A chart being passed around on the internet appears to target October 23rd as the worst. What kind of adventures are in store for your birthday? Link -via Buzzfeed

Lakes and Oceans

Randall Munroe’s xkcd comic today is a chart showing the relative depths of lakes and ocean features. It’s best seen at full size. In the small detail shown here, the bow and stern belong to the Titanic. What surprised me the most was the depth of the Deepwater Horizon oil well. Also, check out what [...]