Billions of dollars and a Hollywood biography doesn't hurt a bit. Mark Zuckerberg was named TIME's Person of the Year, while Julian Assange got the most votes in the People's Choice poll.
The New York Times has a series of interactive maps of the US with which you can study population distribution by race and ethnicity, income, housing (such as mortgage, home value, and rent), and by education. The data comes from the US Census Bureau. (via Metafilter)
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