Posted on April 4, 2019Edit "People in the News April 2019" People in the News April 2019 people in the news april 2019 I’ve run my People in the News bots and scripts every week since the first of the year. Each and every week Donald Trump has been number one, and it has never been close. I’ve never had a repeat person in the second spot until this week when Jussie Smollett reprised his victim role… Continue reading “People in the News April 2019” Posted on April 3, 2019Edit "Where it’s at April 2019" Where it’s at April 2019 Where its at - the news that is... One of the things that my bots are tracking, in my data collection / data analysis efforts, are the places where news is happening. I am tracking mainstream and alternative news sources as well as keeping a good mix of left and right news sources. I’m calling the results: Where It’s At. Continue reading “Where it’s at April 2019” Posted on March 25, 2019Edit "Democratic Party 2020 Nominee Democratic Party 2020 Nominee Prediction in April 2019

Democratic Party 2020 Nominee Prediction in April 2019

As I’ve done every Monday this year,  this morning I ran my scripts that gather data about the potential Democratic presidential nominees.

I’ve crunched those numbers, and run them through a bit of machine learning magic, and generated predictions.  The predictions are the percentage chance that each significant candidate gets the Democratic Party 2020 Presidential Nomination.


March NBA Power Rankings

March NBA Power Rankings

Hey Now – welcome to my March 2019 NBA Power rankings.

The top 4 from last month hold on to their spots although, each came back to the pack slightly however.  The 5th team represents one of the biggest movers – the Houston Rockets are up 4 spots to number 5.


NFL Meta Mock Draft

NFL 2019 Meta Mock Draft

Now that the NFL Scouting Combine hype machine has come to a close, I thought it would be a good time to send out my scrapy agents to gather mock draft opinions from across the web.

I collected a variety of 2019 NFL mock draft lists from dozens of sources, well known and otherwise.  I ran this data through some Python magic to create a meta mock draft.


Democratic Candidates 2020 March Madness

Democratic Presidential Candidates 2020 – March Power Rankings

I am super excited to announce the March Madness edition of the 2020 Democratic Candidates Power Rankings!

I’ve invested over 20 hours into my rating system since last month’s version  ran.  In February I ranked the chances of 2020 potus candidates regardless of party.

This month it is strictly Democrats.  The new version of my system is much slicker and contains a couple of totally new metrics.


Popularity of Sports Leagues

Sports Leagues Popularity

As my bots continue to bring me data from all across the interwebs I am constantly thinking about interesting questions to ask it.

As I have been focused on numbers generated by various sports leagues I began to wonder about the popularity of these various leagues themselves…