When word and sub-word don’t do the job

Reinflection experiments in Spanish and Arabic

Comparing NLP’s text mutation tools

Wild Bill: The Legend and Life of William O. Douglas (Bruce Murphy, 2003)

This Supreme Court biography opens with a quote (“William O. Douglas was the oddest duck to ever serve on the United States Supreme Court”) and an anecdote which is…

Asian Enough


I’m in the acknowledgments but it’s complicated

Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court (Jeff Shesol, 2010)

A comprehensive timeline of Roosevelt’s bid for control of the Supreme Court, starting with grumblings in his first presidential campaign. The push and pull between New Deal reforms and judicial review was taught in my US History class in a few paragraphs, but I never got a sense of how…

I added ‘NYC words’ to the vocabulary. Was that necessary?

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