The Economist on Those Drunken Russians

The Economist is back with the latest in its recent spate of quasi-racist infographs.

This one concerns the monumental drunkeness of our friends in Russia and parts of Scandinavia.  My friend Vadim laughed when I showed this to him – growing up, his emigrant parents kept a bottle of Vodka on the table like it was a pitcher of drinking water (they drained it that way too).

Enjoy (via Flowing Data):

Source:

Who Drinks the Most Around the World (Flowing Data)

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