I’ve at all times longed for an “Opinionpedia” to summarize the subjective stuff Wikipedia leaves out: whether or not a sure band is taken into account dorky, or a city is taken into account ugly, or whether or not solely previous folks like a sure e-book. The relationship app Hater, which matches folks primarily based on what stuff they like and hate, is type of fulfilling this longing on its weblog, charting the opinions of Clinton and Trump supporters, or the opinions of the most-desired and least-desired males.
A brand new piece by data-journalism website The Pudding, in cooperation with Hater, breaks down folks’s opinions on dozens of matters, by age. The methodology isn’t precisely scientific—customers are all (theoretically) single, and their selections are most likely swayed by Hater’s picture illustrations—however the outcomes exhibit some fascinating shifts in how folks understand issues as they age.
We chosen among the extra fascinating outcomes above: The Backstreet Boys are widespread with youthful followers than their authentic demographic, however not older. Spare time is wasted on the younger. And whereas residing with roommates would possibly sound like a cool sitcom setup, most of us are disillusioned as quickly as we really do it.
The article has extra of those graphs, plus an interesting interactive graph of universally beloved, hated, and controversial matters starting from oral intercourse to Bitmojis to the sound of vomiting.
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