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Now where did I leave that key?…

The legend in the map above has been removed.  Try guessing what it signifies using only clues contained within the map—the relationships between color-coded regions, say.

(One clue to get you started: The map doesn’t analyze “gross national” anything.)

The answer is here.

Thanks to The Morning News.


As we we recall that context is everything, we might we might spare a thought for Jean Cocteau; he died on this date in 1963.  An avatar of the avant-garde, Cocteau was a prolific poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker… and a passionate friend (and often more) to the likes of Kenneth Anger, Pablo Picasso, Jean Hugo, Jean Marais, Henri Bernstein, Yul Brynner, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel, Erik Satie, María Félix, and Édith Piaf.  He is probably best remembered for his novel Les Enfants Terribles, and his films Blood of a PoetLes Parents TerriblesBeauty and the Beast, and Orpheus.


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October 11, 2012 at 8:07 am

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