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Gladiators were hockey players of their time, except most died on first day

Many things in the exhibition Death & Glory: Gladiators & the Colosseum, at the Canadian War Museum, made me think, “Huh, that sounds like the NHL, or any other major pro sport of today.” 1,259 more words

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<p>Aaron Paul (TV’s Breaking Bad) and Imogen Poots (The Look of Love) are the nominal leads but the real stars in this post-millennial drive-in movie are the cars. 186 more words

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Machine Learning with Movies, Part II.1: Scraping Movie IDs with Scrapy

This is Part II.1 of my Machine Learning with Movies series. You can find Part I here.

We last left off with the realization that the… 722 more words


The Monuments Men: Making history boring

Before I go any further, I want everyone to know that I LOVE history. I took many history classes in college, when our family goes on vacation, I love to stop at historical places and just try to envision what it was like back in the day. 543 more words

Machine Learning with Movies, Part I: Setting Up Your Database

I gave up on cable about 9 years ago when I moved to NYC. It was expensive, and NYC was expensive enough already for a college student who sold luggage for a living (true story). 1,195 more words


New York New Wave? Ha!

Don’t get me wrong. I love Greta Gerwig. She comes across as an engaging, funny  and undeniably feminine screen presence.  

I just don’t “get” her movies.  489 more words

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