Here is a cool program for visualizing word frequency:
I’ve seen them before but never a link to a program that let’s you make your own. Cool!
I found this through a blunt google search (“what is best to give up for lent”). It’s been a few years since I bothered and it’s always interesting to see what you have in common with autocomplete.
This came up first:
Where someone had analyzed thousands of tweets for things given up. What’s cool is that in addition to the top 100 items, the author presents the top categories:
Often I feel like my lent choice is last minute and inadequate. Looking at this list, that’s true for most people (at least those who tweet it). I’ve already got a few frustrating behavioral challenges in the pipe*, so I’m giving up bitterness.