Best of the Web: 15-04-16, nr 1207

Good morning. A lot of charts on taxes, on account of tax day in the US

http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/04/u-s-taxes-low-compared-with-other-developed-economies/

Like this one for example: the numbers of pages with instructions…
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2015/04/15/charted-the-skyrocketing-complexity-of-the-federal-tax-code/

Lower educated woman in the US do not have much of a pension plan…
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https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2015/04/14/five-facts-about-gender-pay-gap

Crunching data until it surrenders…
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http://theirrelevantinvestor.tumblr.com/post/116413098338/should-you-worry-when-stocks-close-on-the-lows-i

On US Q1 earnings
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/barclays-first-quarter-earnings-estimates-2015-4

Cool overview of volcanic eruptions in the world
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2015/04/daily-chart-5

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