Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Rachel Maddow Breaks Down the Electoral Map for Football Fans

This has to be one of the coolest and most innovative ways to help people understand the way the electoral map looks in terms of strategy. Swing states, or states that verge along 50/50 percentages, are placed on the middle of the field. Strongholds like Washington D.C. (Blue) and Utah (Red) are placed close to each respective candidate's end zone. Like I said, it's a pretty neat and original way to look at the map. Check it out for yourself.