A Manhattan tech blogger by the name of Jason Kottke made up a list with screen shots of electoral maps yesterday, depicting mostly the expected candidates, CNN, New York Times, Fox News and so on — all in an array of red and blue and grey. When First Dog recovers from his hangover later, he will be delighted to see that Crikey made Jason’s list with our nice animal themed map. Jason’s blog got picked up by The Guardian‘s, Jack Schofield, who said:

In an election, almost every media outlet has the same story to tell, and if it’s the US Presidential Election, then it will probably include using a map of the US to show how the race is going/ended up. How many ways are there to do this? Jason Kottke has made a collection of election maps, of which just one is strikingly different from the rest…

That one different one is us!

Peter Fray

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