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A Map of What Every Single Country Leads the World In.

Raspberries and Nuclear Warheads.”

Don’t forget: “Most women per men.”

A Map of What Every Single Country Leads the World In (> gawkerassets.com)

A few interesting ones: Republic of Ireland leads in quality of life? The U.K leads in fascist groups? And since they didn’t make the map, Lithuania has one of the highest percentages of literate people in the whole world.

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Jenn Dec 6, 2015 8:15pm

This perpetuates negative stereotypes of Africa. The map generally pokes fun of countries' stereotypes. However, the continent receives disproportionately less news coverage that is also disproportionately more negative. There needs to be more be more thought into what representations we reinforce when they are largely left uncontested.

Gabriel Santiago Jul 4, 2015 8:51pm

The USA leads the world in Miss Universe with 8. Venezuela has 7. Puerto Rico is third with 5 and leads the world in Miss Universes per capita. USA has a population of approx. 320 million, Venezuela has 30.4 million, Puerto Rico has about 3.6 million. I would say that Puerto Rico leads the world in the beautiful women category. But unfortunately, your map completely left them out. Not a good way to make the world be happy and enlightened when you failed to include so many. Just sayin.

beedotsix Jul 3, 2015 6:40am

Given that the Bank of Sweden Prize in Memory of Alfred Nobel is not a true Nobel Prize (as Nobel wanted nothing to do with Economics), I think the "Nobel Laureates" leadership in the US is incorrect.

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