If Barack Obama earned more votes that John McCain, how come that red-and-blue map is so... red? Via Jeff Severns Guntzel, here's a more (um, and less) accurate map by Mark Newman of the University of Michigan. It's a "cartogram, a map in which the sizes of states are rescaled according to their population." While many geographically large states went to McCain, many population-dense smaller states went to Barack.
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