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July 22, 2014
How Many Hobbits Could Chuck Norris Take In a Fight?
Inspired by the (relatively) recent Buzzfeed quiz, " How Many Five Year Old Children Can You T...
July 08, 2014
A Quick Look at Global Language Patterns on Twitter
Today's post is derived from some testing we were doing within our data on language and since t...
July 01, 2014
The Drama of Llamas vs. the Gloating of the Goats
It should be no surprise to anyone that we're interested in sheep. But today we want to continu...
June 24, 2014
To Bieb or Not to Bieb? The Geographies of Bieber and Miley Fandom
In our continuing effort to use the massive amount of social data available to us in order to uncov...
June 10, 2014
Crowdsourcing Cake or Death?
Following up on our recent trend of finding inspiration for our maps in various oppositions that we...
June 03, 2014
Mapping the Seven Dirty Words
As many of our regular readers know, each year at the Annual Meetings of the Association of America...
May 27, 2014
Hey Y'all! Geographies of a Colloquialism
Here at Floatingsheep, we've spent the last several years trying to demonstrate the potentials,...
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