The states that are shaded- now have more people on some form of government assistance or welfare than are actually employed.
This shows those states that are chock full of Democrats, statists, libs, and generally worthless bastards. It explains who voted for Obama. It illustrates those states that are either broke or taxing the hell out everything and everyone in sight- especially California, Illinois, New York. It also explains why the GOP is dead money. That's a shitload of electoral college votes-
Circling the drain. Ok, I saved the illustration to my desktop- hopefully it shows up. Click to en biggen.