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How to make a Google map of graduation parties

May 1, 2014

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Teachers get invited to a fair number of graduation parties, and for years I’ve told myself that graduation “season” would be easier if I had a map of where the parties were. Last year I got organized and made a map. It was surprisingly easy. This should work with any sort of address data, so […]

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Zombie Threat Level Map

April 11, 2010

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Zombie Threat Level Map

There are several good sources for general zombie preparedness information. But they all seem to report on the likelihood of a universal of zombie outbreak. If you’re trying to guarantee the survival of yourself and your family, or planning a vacation, you’ll want to know what the zombie threat level is on a state by […]

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If You’re Happy and You Know It…

June 20, 2009

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If You're Happy and You Know It...

Happy Father’s Day, Dad and Dad! National Geographic suggested that this map shows that Hawaii is the happiest state, but I think it clearly shows that Nebraska is, if not the happiest, at least the least sad. I attribute this mostly to the fact that we have more of a representational democracy than the rest […]

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Speaking of Dora

February 27, 2008

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Thanks to the mommies and sundry preschool personnel, I am given to understand that Dora’s schtick is using a map with the assistance of her damn dirty ape. Maps have been on my mind lately, too.

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Where are you from?

August 18, 2007

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Where are you from?

So this guy setup a webpage where you say what region, state, city (and so forth) of the country you most identify with and he turned that data into maps. I like maps of all sorts anyway, so I thought this was interesting. In addition to maps of regions, he also does maps of MLB, […]

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Storm a’brewin

December 19, 2006

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Posting this will guarantee that no bad weather will occur, I’m sure, but since we have nothing else to talk about – we’ll talk about the weather. Tonight & tomorrow we’re supposed to have some freezing rain headed in from the south. If Lloyd can’t get into school tomorrow, there will be some pros & […]

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