In 2021, FiveThirtyEight’s visible journalists advised tales of the pandemic, political gridlock and the world of sports activities. We’ve fought to make our work extra accessible and to sharpen our storytelling. Via all of it, we stored it bizarre. Now we proceed our custom of celebrating our greatest — and wackiest — charts of the 12 months. Listed below are a few of our favorites, grouped by subject however in no specific order past that. In order for you extra context for these (extraordinary) charts, don’t be shy! You’ll be able to click on any of them to learn the tales during which they initially ran.
And, final however not least, try this calendar with the outcomes from our debate about when every season begins.
Did you get pleasure from this lengthy record of bizarre charts? Then boy, do we have now content material within the archives for you! Take a look at our lists from 2020, 2019, 2018, 2016, 2015 and 2014.
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