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ITT: We post maps
« on: September 29, 2013, 02:54:37 AM »
OK Isa don't go too crazy.

Godwin's Law now!


Here's a nice map showing a German propaganda poster touting a supposed plan for total removal of the nation


Korean map of 1402, Japan all the way at the bottom flipped upside down:


East and West Berlin. Different light bulbs!


Worst states for Women:




Nitrogen Dioxide levels:


Pollution:


Equal Population districts:


Most popular sports in the world:




BONUS MAP:
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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2013, 03:03:17 AM »

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« Reply #2 on: September 30, 2013, 04:05:42 PM »
"May Thy Cross, O Lord, in which I seek refuge, be for me a bridge across the great river of fire.  May I pass along it to the habitation of life." ~St. Ephraim the Syrian

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« Reply #3 on: September 30, 2013, 04:07:13 PM »
"May Thy Cross, O Lord, in which I seek refuge, be for me a bridge across the great river of fire.  May I pass along it to the habitation of life." ~St. Ephraim the Syrian

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« Reply #4 on: September 30, 2013, 04:09:52 PM »
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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #5 on: September 30, 2013, 04:14:19 PM »


I'll bet mine, when cooked, is tastier that yours  :P ;D.
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« Reply #6 on: September 30, 2013, 04:41:49 PM »


Culture Coolness Scale from Volga Battle-Axe Culture to West African Cereal Farmers.  I'll bet Daneaxes to Cocoa Puffs that the Battle-Axe Culture cranks it to 11.
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« Reply #7 on: September 30, 2013, 05:56:24 PM »
The Lord gathers his sheep, I fear I am a goat. Lord have mercy.

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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #9 on: September 30, 2013, 06:00:10 PM »
This is a great thread idea, nice!

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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #10 on: September 30, 2013, 06:00:44 PM »
See it was just a matter of time until people posted way better maps than me.
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« Reply #11 on: September 30, 2013, 06:01:45 PM »
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« Reply #12 on: September 30, 2013, 06:04:02 PM »
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« Reply #15 on: October 01, 2013, 08:31:09 AM »
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« Reply #16 on: October 01, 2013, 10:00:14 AM »
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« Reply #17 on: October 02, 2013, 02:21:57 PM »
"May Thy Cross, O Lord, in which I seek refuge, be for me a bridge across the great river of fire.  May I pass along it to the habitation of life." ~St. Ephraim the Syrian

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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #19 on: October 17, 2013, 04:56:49 PM »
A map came up at work today and I nearly vomited with laughter upon seeing it.

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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #20 on: October 17, 2013, 05:06:25 PM »
What is that supposed to show?^








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« Reply #21 on: October 17, 2013, 05:11:20 PM »
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Stability testing of pharmaceutical products

http://www.eapharmics.com/knowledgecenter.html

Basically its a very poor attempt to represent an international industry standard for modeling global atmospheric conditions for stability testing of consumer products.

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Stability testing of pharmaceutical products

http://www.eapharmics.com/knowledgecenter.html

Basically its a very poor attempt to represent an international industry standard for modeling global atmospheric conditions for stability testing of consumer products.



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« Reply #23 on: October 17, 2013, 05:14:24 PM »
What is that supposed to show?^

Tectonic future trends?

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« Reply #25 on: October 17, 2013, 05:17:55 PM »
Communities with 10% =< ethnic minorities



What is that supposed to show?^

Tectonic future trends?

I thought something like that.
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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #26 on: October 17, 2013, 05:27:33 PM »
2nd round of presidental elections in 2005 with marked borders of partitions (black) and 2nd Polish Republic (red)

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« Reply #27 on: October 17, 2013, 05:35:01 PM »
And last but not least:

an attempt to restore traditional toponyms from polonisation
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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #28 on: October 17, 2013, 05:37:30 PM »
And try to guess what are these:





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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #29 on: October 17, 2013, 05:38:17 PM »
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« Reply #30 on: October 17, 2013, 05:41:08 PM »
I love Puerto Rico! 
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Re: ITT: We post maps
« Reply #31 on: October 17, 2013, 05:50:52 PM »
And try to guess what are these:

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First one might be Orthodox Dioceses in Poland. If the first one's right, then the second one could be monasteries or something like that.
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« Reply #32 on: October 17, 2013, 05:55:18 PM »
I love Puerto Rico! 

Me too!  It is the land of my fathers...and here is my ancestral homeland, going back more generations:
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« Reply #33 on: October 17, 2013, 07:54:40 PM »


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« Reply #34 on: October 18, 2013, 05:17:23 AM »


Sinai should be black and the Gulf black-blue but otherwise it is more-less correct.

First one might be Orthodox Dioceses in Poland. If the first one's right, then the second one could be monasteries or something like that.

Good.
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« Reply #35 on: October 18, 2013, 04:49:59 PM »
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« Reply #36 on: October 22, 2013, 01:02:06 AM »
a video of a map

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« Reply #38 on: October 22, 2013, 01:03:57 AM »
Bulgaria will destroy Turkey and hold Constantinople!

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« Reply #39 on: October 23, 2013, 01:04:19 PM »


Basques, Georgians and Armenians...

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« Reply #40 on: October 23, 2013, 02:32:32 PM »
It would be so awesome if you all used the img tag size attributes.
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« Reply #41 on: October 23, 2013, 02:33:53 PM »
It would be so awesome if you all used the img tag size attributes.
That destroys half the fun.
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« Reply #42 on: October 23, 2013, 02:36:57 PM »
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« Reply #43 on: October 23, 2013, 02:47:55 PM »
Hmmm, something seems to be missing, I just can't place it...  :laugh:
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« Reply #44 on: October 23, 2013, 02:50:20 PM »
Hmmm, something seems to be missing, I just can't place it...  :laugh:

You are American. No surprise :P