xkcd’s U.S. State Names

Randall Munroe,
Randall Munroe, “U.S. State Names,” 2 December 2016. xkcd.

Randall is messing with us again in today’s xkcd, which assigns malapropisms and synophones to U.S. state names. The results are about what you’d expect.

Previously: xkcd’s United States Map.

Author: Jonathan Crowe

Jonathan Crowe blogs about maps at The Map Room. His essays and reviews have been published by AE, Calafia, The New York Review of Science Fiction, the Ottawa Citizen, Strange Horizons and Tor.com. He lives in Shawville, Quebec.