Southern States

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2013

    Missouri Hate Tweets: State Has High Rates of Homophobia, Racism, N-Word Usage (MAPS)

    Compared to many other states in the country, Missouri has a high concentration of racist, homophobic tweets that include offensive, hateful language. And the tweeters are located all over the state. So says a neat new interactive map called the Geography of Hate, which analyzes geocoded tweets tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2013

    Missouri's Top Ten Most Common Porn Search Terms

    Why did PornMD break down the ten most commonly searched porn terms for each U.S. state? We don't know. Does anybody need this information? Most people do not. Then again, here's one way to feel better about clicking through here -- think of it as anthropological data. This porn website did go to m ... More >>

  • News

    February 20, 2002

    Empty Promises

    Missouri has been pouring millions into prisons that aren't being used. But stay tuned: If politicians have their way, there will be plenty of inmates to go around.