Tea: Da Hong Pao (Big Red Robe) wulong. Damon explores land line phones and the WeChat app. Michael takes on the episode title: the bag of words technique. Also: embossing printers, rubber fingers, another trip down Saga Street, a mea culpa, knowing how to read, land line phones, blanking the names of things or people, convenient noodles, dangerous tongue twisters, spam filters, and the retro-cool of mid-century tech.
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- Damon’s WoW red robe
- Landlines in America
- Faking fingerprints
- WeChat article
- Bag of words model on Wikipedia
- Stop words
- Nixie tubes
- Travelers (tv show) with Eric McCormack
Our theme music was written by Lisa Purdy.