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Thursdata is turning 5...weeks old! And to celebrate this momentous occasion, we thought we’d take a look back at the great data viz we’ve shared so far. This weekly email newsletter is a data viz showcase, in which we take a look at the numbers behind the news. Politics, science, current events—all fair game for our visualizations. Click here to subscribe for free today!

April 14: For our inaugural Issue, we examined the downturn in the soft drink market, as soda cedes dominance to bottled water:

Will soda cede dominance to bottled water?
Will soda cede dominance to bottled water?

April 21: Free speech is something we hold dear, as a bedrock principle of American life. But is there a time when the government should step in? For our second Issue, we looked at attitudes about the role of the government in protecting free speech:

Should the government control free speech?
Should the government control free speech?

April 28: We know that not every country boasts the same level of freedom of the press. But just who are the standouts around the globe? For our third Issue, we took a look at how press freedom has changed worldwide over the last 10 years:

How has press freedom changed in the past 10 years?
How has press freedom changed in the past 10 years?

May 5: Hollywood loves Oscars, but does that hardware translate into hard cash? For our fourth Issue, we look at the Best Picture winners and box office champs from the last 10 years:

Best Picture vs Best Seller
Best Picture vs Best Seller

May 12: Just over half (51.4%) of the entrepreneurs who appear on the show close deals with the sharks. We showed you which types of companies are most likely to secure funding:

Who succeeds on Shark Tank?
Who succeeds on Shark Tank?

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