The fivethirtyeight and upshot election models can be used to predict their own future results. Isn't this a problem?
Assessing the quality of new year assignments in the Hathi Bookworm
Why fourier transforms are wrong
Some notes on randomly replicating plot arcs.
What names are over-represented in terms of Social Security & the census
Code to create the dataset used to supplement the R gender package with IPUMS data.
A failed set of questions
Some scratch work I did a few months ago
Just a function
Some diagnostics and charts for a post on sappingattention.blogspot.com
Rough draft of code to classify and visualize whaling voyages from ship's logs.
Demonstration code for blog post on sappingattention.blogspot.com
Code visualizing geographic aspects of Arxiv.org