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Food Waste in America and How You Can Make a Difference

Food Waste in America and How You Can Make a Difference

February 19, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Food waste in the United States is a problem of epidemic proportions. Not only are we throwing money down the drain, but people in need are going hungry while we bask in excess. GroceryCouponNetwork.com takes a look at this issue and how one can make a difference.

The Criminal States of America

The Criminal States of America

January 28, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

When you turn on the news, it’s no surprise to see reports of violent crimes or robberies. You may see these stories affect your daily life, by being more wary of your surroundings, taking self-defense classes, or even starting a neighborhood watch program. But do you know how your state ranks compared to others in crime rates?

The Deficit: A Tale of Two Houses

The Deficit: A Tale of Two Houses

December 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Although there have been excessive funding cutbacks in the United States, there somehow continues to be a growing national debt. The following infographic from AccountingSchoolGuide.com looks at this issue in more detail.

How Important Is Each Federal Agency?

How Important Is Each Federal Agency?

November 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The recent 2013 US government shutdown sheds light on what agencies we really find important. In this infographic you can see which agencies were working, partially working or were furloughed during the shutdown.

Financial States of America

Financial States of America

October 3, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The majority of Americans are still trying to recover from the recession of 2007. For many, this may include relocating. But which state is in the best financial position? Which state has the highest minimum wage? Money Choice has created an infographic entitled “The Financial States of America”, which answers all of these questions, and more.

Playing the Numbers

Playing the Numbers

September 13, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic from provides a brief history of the U.S. government’s misadventures, mishandling and misuse of your tax dollars. If you are not already from reading that statement, read on because you will be soon enough!

What Will the U.S. Look Like in 2020?

What Will the U.S. Look Like in 2020?

September 5, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Want to take a look into the future? Check out the infographic below presented by SelfStorage.com to learn which communities and careers will see the most growth in the year 2020.

Protecting the POTUS

Protecting the POTUS

July 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Protecting the president is a lot of work, and there have been many conspiracy theories, assassination and assassination attempts throughout the years. Check out the infographic below presented by SecurityDegreeHub.com to learn more about the history of protecting the POTUS (President of the United States).

17 Reasons Why Canada Is a Better Place To Live Than the USA

17 Reasons Why Canada Is a Better Place To Live Than the USA

July 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Maple syrup. Ice hockey. Niceness. The “Canadian Tuxedo“. Yes, Canada is famous for many, many things – and yet somehow they still feel under appreciated next to their North American neighbors. Well, enough is enough. WebHostingReviews.ca puts the record straight in this infographic listing seventeen – count ‘em – reasons why Canada rules the school.

Let Freedom Ring: A Fourth of July Infographic

Let Freedom Ring: A Fourth of July Infographic

June 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Quicken Loans has created an infographic illustrating the incredibly history of the United States of America. This infographic starts from the date the Declaration of Independence was created to the day that the 4th of July was declared a paid holiday. It includes the history of the real Uncle Sam, along with some surprising statistics you may not have known about the signers of the Declaration of Independence.

An Illustration of War: US vs. North Korea Capabilities

An Illustration of War: US vs. North Korea Capabilities

June 24, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

What would happen if the U.S. went to war with North Korea over nuclear threats? Which country has the largest capability by the numbers? The following infographic explores this issue.

Abraham Lincoln’s Family & Life History

Abraham Lincoln’s Family & Life History

June 6, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Journey through the legendary life of Abraham Lincoln. Explore facts about Lincoln’s genealogy and family tree. Find out what jobs Abe had before he was elected president. Discover his hobbies and inventions. Learn about his role in America’s political history and the Civil War. Get the names, dates, faces and places that were important in his life in this Abraham Lincoln infographic from GenealogyBank.com.

The United States of Conspiracy

The United States of Conspiracy

May 28, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

From a faked moon landing to reptiles controlling the world, Best Psychology Degrees shows us 12 of the weirder things Americans believe in the following infographic entitled, “The United States of Conspiracy.”

Uncle Sam Wants You To Hack For the US Government

Uncle Sam Wants You To Hack For the US Government

April 30, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Have you ever wanted to become a hacker? Well, you’re in luck. The government is looking for students to counter cyber terrorism, or otherwise known as white hat hackers. Check out the infographic below presented by homeland-security-degree.org to learn more about how the government is trying to beef up their cyber security workforce.