One of the things that’s insanely great about Google Maps is its layered information architecture, allowing you to see exactly the data you want to see, in any combination. Deployed in this Sandy Crisis Map, there are tons and tons of ways to customize the map to get whatever information you want to see — whether it’s tons of info thrown together at once or a singular piece of the picture, like a map of storm surge probability.
- President Trump said he will skip the White House correspondents' dinner. Yesterday, he called the media "the enemy of the people."
- Tom Perez has been named chair of the Democratic National Committee. He was Obama's Labor Secretary.
- Churches across the US are prepping an underground railroad system for immigrants who fear deportation under Trump.
- Here's the beef: Rapper Remy Ma dragged Nicki Minaj in a new diss track, who fired back with a Beyoncé endorsement 😱