The nerd and his discontent: game as geeky solution to challenges of masculinity – Almog & Kaplan

Ever wondered how to make your lot in life better? If you’re a nerd then odds are you feel somewhat out of the love loop… what if there was an expensive program that could tell you how to objectify women and yet also have more sex?

Let’s look into the fun world of PUA and it’s link to nerd culture.

Almog, Ran, and Danny Kaplan. “The nerd and his discontent: The seduction community and the logic of the game as a geeky solution to the challenges of young masculinity.” Men and Masculinities 20, no. 1 (2017): 27-48.

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Data Visualization for Gensim LDA and Word2Vec

You know that feeling when you’ve got a kickass linguistics model but just showing the text outputs to your boss/partner/mother just isnt getting the reaction that you wanted? I do. I’ve just finished putting together a manuscript using data data models just like this to submit to journals and wanted to share some of the visualisations with you in case you were at a loss like I was.

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