Monday, March 29, 2010
What's Up with Turkmenistan?
Via Matt Yglesias, Gallup has a global survey of nations which are thriving, struggling, or suffering. It's color-coded. Briefly US, Canada, UK, and Scandinavia are thriving, the rest of the world not so much. But Turkmenistan sticks out like a sore thumb in having a higher score than any country within thousands of miles of it. What's that about?