Chart o’ the day. (More here.)
(Update: A readers smartly notes that the medal count shot upward in 1984 because the Soviets reciprocated the boycott. The larger trend is still there, however.)
FILM: In the Game
“Out of Balance” (from Mother Jones)
As seen on Maddow! (Also there’s like a zillion* more charts where that came from.)
*We rounded up.