Bag of Tricks Archive

Why Your State Sucks

The University of Alabama has created a neat map based on stats that illustrates every states worst attribute. It’s partially suggestive (I’m sure some states were tied) but a lot of this makes sense.   Rationale and statistics: Most stats taken from America’s Health Rankings and the U.S. Census unless otherwise noted. 1. Alabama: …

Colin Powell at Afro Punk

So this happened…. Colin Powell, former Secretary of State to George W. Bush and perpetrator of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, was spotted getting his boogie on at this years AfroPunk Fest. Just 12 hours after appearing on CBS Face The Nation, he was photographed on stage with The Roots …