Happy Pi Day! In honor of Xan Gregg, I take aim at another pie chart today.
This monstrosity was found on Vox (link):
The data pose a major challenge here: almost all the numbers are equal to one. This could potentially be fixed by aggregation. Or one can pick a more appropriate chart form, like a text cloud:
One can grumble about the imprecision of the text cloud, especially when phrases are involved. But which one serves the message more clearly?