Watch as Jeffrey Shaffer, Steve Wexler, Amanda Makulec, and Andy Cotgreave, debate the good, the bad, and the “screaming cats” of data visualization.
By tuning in you’ll learn how to apply their thought processes to your own work. You’ll be entertained, and you’ll build better data visualizations.
Length: 50 minutes
Format: 5-minute recap from last episode, 25-minute presentation, 5-minute lightning round, 10 minutes Q&A.
Critique in data visualization: Scaredy-cats, screaming cats, and TURDs.
Some great graphs from The New York Times and some not so great graphs from The Wall Street Journal
The most important charts from a year of Covid
Proportion plots revisited and some praise for the bar-in-bar chart
Mapping the political divide in the US