Not safe for work, unless you work at Sports Illustrated

Did you know? In years where the Sports Illustrated (not safe for work) swimsuit issue (safe for work) has featured an American cover model, the S&P500 has averaged a 13.9% gain; in years where the cover hasn’t featured an American model, the average gain was only 7.2%.


Here’s the (ahem) raw data. (By the way: Marisa Miller, this year’s cover model, is American. Buy!)