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Animation: Historical real stock returns in the United States, 1871-2016

This animation blows my mind:

Real historical stock returns, animated GIF

I just stared at this for 5 minutes.

It shows the real performance of the S&P 500 since 1923 and the data before that is from Robert Shiller.

Source: This repo by zonination (scroll down). See here for another beauty.