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Oh, right, so this is how it happened

The clever people at Flowing Data give us 27 visualisations of the financial crisis. This is oddly reminiscent of the post I put up here just a few weeks back from the great, and extremely clever, Jeff Frankel. Thing is, while a real mind on matters of international macroeconomics—and, it must be said, an entertainingly caustic critic of Bush-era fiscal profligacy—Frankel can’t draw for toffee. These guys, on the other hand, can.

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