NYT a little vague about those states west of the Hudson River

The geniuses at the New York Times have published a map documenting tNew Yorker coverhe truth of Saul Steinberg's famous New Yorker Magazine cover depicting "The View of the World from Ninth Avenue."

In illustrating the presence of the chemical atrazine in drinking water, the Newspaper of Record has moved Nevada into Arizona, and Wisconsin into Minnesota. But hey, they're all rubes, so what's the difference? You can be sure that everybody at the Times knows where Martha's Vineyard is, though.

Hat tip: Michael Geer





NYT geography lesson

The geniuses at the New York Times have published a map documenting tNew Yorker coverhe truth of Saul Steinberg's famous New Yorker Magazine cover depicting "The View of the World from Ninth Avenue."

In illustrating the presence of the chemical atrazine in drinking water, the Newspaper of Record has moved Nevada into Arizona, and Wisconsin into Minnesota. But hey, they're all rubes, so what's the difference? You can be sure that everybody at the Times knows where Martha's Vineyard is, though.

Hat tip: Michael Geer





NYT geography lesson