Page 2 of 2

John Cena’s Unexpected Rise in Internet Popularity

The mightiest WWE champion of all time (by some accounts) and former cinematic US Marine John Cena is taking parts of the internet by storm thanks to the…

Visualizing a European backpacking trip with Move-O-Scope and Gyroscope

I recently returned from a month long European backpacking trip. Despite the exhilaration of traveling, part of me was quite eager to return home – I just couldn’t wait…

Grooveshark’s loss is Spotify’s gain

Grooveshark and Spotify both began in 2006 as web-based music streaming services. As the two companies grew, one company received the blessings of the major music labels (or rather licensed the…

Monthly spending at college bar vs. months until graduation

I was reviewing my finances when I came across an astonishingly linear relationship in my monthly spending at the Crescent Moon (neighborhood college bar) this semester (my final semester of…

Bo’s Woes

It was announced this morning that Bo Pelini was no longer the head coach of the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Some early opinions from national pundits believe that Nebraska is crazy for…

The Big East’s Hot Start

Only two weeks into the 2014-2014 college basketball season and one conference is already distinguishing itself from the rest. The Big East is 37-2 so far with the only…

Kansas City Royals vs “Royals” by Lorde

UPDATE 11/2/2015 Here’s a quick chart I put together using R and ggplot2 to highlight the Kansas City Royals’s continued prominence over Lorde’s “Royals” since their 2014 World Series…

NBA 2014 Rookies Hubris Index

hu· bris ˈ(h)yo͞obrəs/ noun Excessive pride or self-confidence. Hubris often indicates being out of touch with reality and overestimating one’s own competence or capabilities. The 2014 NBA Draft saw one of…