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Block of cheese day! Great episode. :)

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Sensorium said on March 28th, 2008 at 12:18 pm

Westwing just went to the top of my list of TV shows that I should have made time to watch.

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For some reason I’m suspicious because they blocked out Europe when they were comparing it to South America.

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How can you not trust Dr. Phlox?

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This is exactly the sort of thing that will lead to the North American Union and the Global Integrated Joint Operating Entity. Repeal multiculturalism in ’08: vote Mike Gravel!

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Jason B. said on March 28th, 2008 at 6:53 pm

Hey, that guy was in “The Man From Earth”! Nice.

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NCallahan said on March 28th, 2008 at 7:30 pm

So, wait, is that legit? Because if I can’t trust maps to tell me where Germany is, I don’t know what I can trust.

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The ratio described by Dr Phlox between Greenland and Africa is quite correct. Africa is 13.9 times larger to be exact.

The “imperialistic attitudes” bit is a farce and was just a way for Peters to get recognition for his map design. The Gall-Peters map isn’t perfect, but the Mercator projection is just wrong.

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