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The Butterfly Effect

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In our latest Butterfly Effect, we connect the dots between the oil prospectors who started the Texas oil boom in 1901 and Sean Penn interviewing Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, one of the world’s most wanted drug lords, in the jungle.

This infographic was published in DG #22. To see it in all its printed glory, buy a copy in our shop or take out an annual subscription with promo code ‘SOCIAL20’ and we’ll send you the issue for free.

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