In Soviet Russia, Chart Blogs You!

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July 11 2012 6:33 PM

In Soviet Russia, Chart Blogs You!

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The one above uses the magic of indexing to show how much faster the socialist bloc is growing than the capitalist bloc and elide the fact that the capitalist countries were nonetheless much richer.*

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* CORRECTION—The post originally said the inforgraphic was a projection into the future when it is in fact a presentation based on historical data.

Matthew Yglesias is the executive editor of Vox and author of The Rent Is Too Damn High.