Actors and Movies with the Most Dialogue

Which movies and characters have the most dialogue? Last April, Polygraph complied and analyzed 2,000 screenplays to study gender in film dialogue. This analysis uses their summary dataset (for each movie: its characters, the number of words they spoke, their age, and gender) paired with data scraped from IMDb…

Do Write-In Votes Matter?

Write-in votes are a uniquely American tradition: nowhere else in the world can you cast a vote for a candidate not included on the ballot. With two of the least popular candidates ever running for president, Americans may turn to write-in votes. According to CNN, Google searches for “write-in” votes…

Catch 'Em or Evolve 'Em All?

Pokémon GO has taken the world by storm. Since its release on July 6, the augmented reality app has caught the attention of millions around the globe, with 23 million daily active users in the U.S. alone. With the aim to "Catch 'Em All," Pokémon GO users…