Guess What Percentage Of American Children Are Living In Poverty. Seriously, Guess.

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Numbers like this make you wonder how much longer the United States is even going to count as a "developed country."

UPDATE: This particular graph comes from a May 2012 UNICEF report. Since, you know, time is constantly moving forward (insert sad face), here's the updated 2013 report in full. But it's pretty important to note that the United States is still, uh, second to last on that chart. Sigh.

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