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3.94  ·  Rating Details ·  143 Ratings  ·  15 Reviews
A unique, hilarious take on the modern world

Jessica Hagy is a different kind of thinker. She has an astonishing talent for visualizing relationships, capturing in pictures what is difficult for most of us to express in words.

At, she posts charts, graphs, and Venn diagrams drawn on index cards that reveal in a simple and intuitive way the large and
Paperback, 96 pages
Published February 28th 2008 by Studio
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May 12, 2014 Matt rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Nerd Humor Fans
Shelves: humor
A collection of some of the best of Indexed, this is a great read for those who enjoy the daily dose from the web. It reads quick since it's just a collection of pieces and not a story, but well worth the hour to read.
Shonna Froebel
Dec 17, 2012 Shonna Froebel rated it really liked it
This book came from Hagy's blog. She uses Venn diagrams to show relationships between ideas, situations, truths and impressions and has a great sense of how things are.
Her diagrams show things more simply than we often see them, and highlight the truth in even complex ideas.
I loved it.
Beth Wood
Sep 09, 2012 Beth Wood rated it it was ok
Shelves: funny, non-fiction
I do so love Venn diagrams. Some of these diagrams and graphs are hilarious, others make no sense at all. The whole book takes less than half an hour to peruse.
Lesley Looper
Jul 15, 2009 Lesley Looper rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2009, picture-books
I wasn't sure what to expect when I ordered this book through Interlibrary Loan, but I'm glad I've gotten to see it. Cleverly done, sort of like grown-up cartoons.
Oct 06, 2011 Paul rated it liked it
An enjoyable enough book, but taken altogether, it winds up being repetitive. I wouldn't especially recommend this book, though it's not bad at all.
Kristen Northrup
May 24, 2009 Kristen Northrup rated it really liked it
Shelves: own, gift, humor
Cute, clever stuff. I especially liked the ones that offered two possibilities, things you had not previously considered being similar.
Jan 29, 2010 Debs rated it really liked it
Shelves: nonfiction, 2008, humor
Hagy broke down the essential questions/concerns of the world into Venn diagrams. This book is genius.
Steve Harper
This was definitely not what I thought I was getting when I purchased it. Oh well, live and learn.

Interesting presentation of some ideas but was hoping for a little more substance.
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As seen on Freakonomics.
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