Chart of the day: Americans rank nexial events


From a Pew Research Center survey asking Americans which news event they considered the most important in their lives, this chart focuses on generational differences [click on the image to enlarge]:

blog-events

Being of the Boomer generation, we would argue that the Vietnam war was the most critical event, a war that showed the linits of American power and the singular event wwhich has driven successive governments to reassert American dominance, leading the chaos that now reigns in many parts of the world.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s