There's an animated version of this somewhere on the web that might be worth seeking out and being linked in the comments. I can't find it though.
Poor Greenland: the ass-end of Chicken Earth.
Chicken Boo, what's the matter with you?
My new favourite map projection.
Is Antarctica in there?
Lower end of the rump.
I'm immediately making that a question on an exam.
Animated via plate tectonics?
I thought that was Greenland.
Also, it's not "the world's countries" really, it's "the world's landmasses". If we cut out each individual country I bet we could make some really awesome shapes.
Ah, yes, the Rorschach Red. Exists on a diet of tea leaves.
Looks like a rooster to me.
"If we decide to take this level of business-creating capability nationwide, we'll all be plucking chickens for a living."-Ross Perot, 1992
Maybe he was really onto something there.
I think this was the configuration of the continents during the Early Phasianidean period.
I told you that guy landmass was a chicken!
That's a big chicken.
I guess some people just see cocks in everything.
It's known as the Colonel Sanders Projection.
Just look at it.
It's clearly a chicken from the Mercator species. A Peters chicken would have massive legs and a much smaller body. Would be much better eating as far as I'm concerned.