Political Spectrum of Bill Categories
- Just wondering if it is possible to have a "political spectrum" type
chart of bill categories. This might show that bills on abortion
are "close" to bills on religion, trade "close" to taxes, etc. I'm
free to ask such a question because I know absolutely nothing about
the math! I think such a chart would show some insight into American
I wonder what pork barrel is "close" to?
- RMunsonNJ wrote:
> Just wondering if it is possible to have a "political spectrum" typeI think that's possible with the same system that I use for the regular
> chart of bill categories.
spectrum, but with over 4000 subject terms it would be pretty hard to
display the result usefully. (Also I don't think I'm going to get
around to trying this for a while.)
Neal McBurnett wrote:
> Thanks - looks like a good metric. How often is itTwice daily (if Technorati is working right, which it's sometimes not),
> calculated/updated? Does it only look at items dated recently?
and yes only the 50 or 100 (I forget) most recent blog entries
> Is there a way to get more than theYou're asking for too much. :)
> top four, and to preserve at least some of the data for future
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