Monthly Archives: September 2014

Uber Taxi Bar Chart Fail

I thought I would share something I found in an advertisement/marketing email from Uber Taxi.  See anything amiss about the bar charts? Let's hope Uber doesn't charge rates like they scale their bar charts.  Could be bad for business.

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The Hobbies of the Scripps 2014 Spelling Bee Contestants

I downloaded text data from  and performed some text mining on the contestant interviews and came up with some interesting results.  The hobby with the highest round average was Volunteering followed by Chess and Movies.  I filtered for hobbies … Continue reading

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