Wed, 14 May 2003 12:10:34 GMT

No, you're wrong! And I can prove it!. The National Priorities Project Database provides a dynamic, numbers and graphs comparison of federal and state spending from 1983 to today. Compare labor costs in Louisiana to military spending in Maine, or infectious disease spending in Idaho to hunger in Hawaii. For the political-thread MeFier in your life who has everything, but could use some actual data now and then. [MetaFilter]

is this one of those…. it is better not to know things?