The Federal Reserve is scaling back its “signature” bond-buying program, signaling confidence that the economy no longer needs total life support. Markets are pooping themselves with joy, and the 2014 Hunger Games are apparently being canceled.
Hot nasty discussion on dataviz on Gawker, no less.
See this converation thread:
Congratulations to the provider of your chart there for the amazingly misleading scale. This is what Edward Tufte calls chartjunk, but what USA Today would call “journalism.”