Thursday, January 14, 2010

39 Luftballons

Yesterday we described how the unemployment system is pumping billions into our state economy via the families struggling to make ends meet.

Using the internets for our internetting of news is cool and all. But it's right about then when we're feeling cool, that we see someone doing something actually cool with the news. And that person today is Niki Reading over at TVW's blog, The Capitol Record. Niki took the breakdown of dollars allocated to each county and floated little blue balloons across the state, totally visible in this satellite shot at Google maps. See for yourself here.