September 13, 2012
Election 2012: Red States vs. BREW States

Pundits and political scientists like to come up with novel ways to categorize the electorate and predict elections. But Philadelphia Daily News columnist and beer writer Joe Sixpack (that is his real byline, although I suspect it’s not the name on his long-form birth certificate) has bested them all. Sixpack put together a chart of density of breweries in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, color-coding them by whether they voted for Obama (blue) or McCain (red) in 2008. 

Read more. [Image: Philadelphia Daily News]

Election 2012: Red States vs. BREW States

Pundits and political scientists like to come up with novel ways to categorize the electorate and predict elections. But Philadelphia Daily News columnist and beer writer Joe Sixpack (that is his real byline, although I suspect it’s not the name on his long-form birth certificate) has bested them all. Sixpack put together a chart of density of breweries in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, color-coding them by whether they voted for Obama (blue) or McCain (red) in 2008. 

Read more. [Image: Philadelphia Daily News]

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    Right up my alley.
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    Sweeeeeet.
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    One step closer to the United States of Beer.
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    Love you Joe Sixpack, never change.
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