i’d like to see them take california, divide it in 3 and do the same thing.

dominickbrady: What if every state were it’s own country? Specifically, countries that already exist? The Economist measures GDPs around the world to find the countries economically equivalent to each US state. Mind blown. So where are you from now? [Via]

I love that Alaska is paired with Oman. This seems quite appropriate. 

Texas w/ Russia is inspired as well.

connecticut and uae?