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Anti-Patterns in Python Programming

Last updated: July 09, 2014
A collection of the most unfortunate but occasionally subtle issues I've seen in code written by students new to writing Python.

Locus of Linguistic Variation Symposium at LSA 2014

Last updated: January 03, 2014
A summary of the "Locus of Linguistic Variation" session I co-organized at LSA 2014.

Quantifying cronuts: Predicting the quality of blends

Last updated: July 06, 2015
What make "frenemy" better than "framily"? Here's a preview of ongoing research with Hilary Prichard regarding the characteristics of good and bad blends and how we can build a model of which blends people like.