Middle-Aged Women Rule Online Marketplace

Middle-Aged Women Rule Online Marketplace

Unlike meatspace malls, you can’t scope out the other shoppers when you’re browsing the online aisles. But thanks to this handy infographic from Permuto Discoveries, the truth is out: virtual malls are dominated by middle-aged white women with household incomes of $65K. Yeah, it’s Paramus without the blue laws. [More]

Science: Is The KFC Double Down The Worstest Food Ever?

Science: Is The KFC Double Down The Worstest Food Ever?

Speaking of the health value of KFC Double Downs (KDD), some smart fellow has created two charts which compare the nutritional content of the KDD to roughly two dozen other fast food items. Assigning the KFC Original Recipe Double Down (KODD) a base score of “1.0,” the charts show how many KODDs are contained within other sandwiches as a portion of the USDA daily allowance, based on how much fat, sodium, and cholesterol are inside them. The chart may not sway your opinion of the zesty saltlick “sandwich” that is taking America by storm, but its colors may remind you of fries, pickles, and ketchup. Mmmmm, is it second lunch time yet? [More]

Never Pay More Than $10 For HDMI Cables

Never Pay More Than $10 For HDMI Cables

You already know that coat hangers sound just as good as those pricey Monster cables, but this infographic really lays out the full argument on why you should never pay more than $10 for HDMI cables. Whether it’s gold-plated connectors, EM RF interefence shileding, or “gas injected” cables, it’s all the same thing: goldbricking. There’s no reason to drop $250 on a four-foot cable. [More]

Why A Salad Costs More Than A Big Mac

Why A Salad Costs More Than A Big Mac

This is why you’re fat.

Health vs. Pork: Congress Debates the Farm Bill [Good Medicine]

CARD Act: Who's With It, Who's Not

CARD Act: Who's With It, Who's Not

The CARD act is supposed to go into effect next week, Feb 22. As we get close to the deadline, is your credit card complying with the rules? Courtesy of BillShrink, this giant infographic is here to tell you the answers. Teaser: absolutely zero issuers are doing fair allocation of payments. [More]

Flight Delays Jump

Flight Delays Jump

“Whether or not the new security is making us safer, it seems to be making us slower.” So says a pretty graph over at GOOD magazine shows the dramatic increase in sluggishness 10 major airports. Percentage of departures canceled or delayed has jumped up from last year. The worst offenders? Forth Worth, Dallas, and Kennedy, at 70%, 55% and 51%, respectively. We eke ever closer to a Soviet Russia model of air travel. Eventually we’ll have to bribe the pilots to take off. [More]

San Francisco Weddings Are Expensive, Milwaukee Ones Are Cheap

San Francisco Weddings Are Expensive, Milwaukee Ones Are Cheap

Weddings in San Francisco run an average of $45,284, while ceremonies in Milwaukee cost only $14,687, according to a terrifying infographic on BridePop. [More]

HP Ink Costs More Than Human Blood

HP Ink Costs More Than Human Blood

As this graph shows, printer ink is rather expensive, and costs more than things like human blood or a barrel of crude oil. [via ReflectionOf. Me] [More]

You're Always At Most 107 Miles From A McDonald's

You're Always At Most 107 Miles From A McDonald's

Stephen Von Worley has figured out that while located in these United States of America, one is always within 107 miles of a McDonald’s.