Where can you buy an Adventure Pass in Southern California?

Recently I went camping in Los Angeles and found it difficult to plan all the coordination, especially dealing with the purchasing of an Adventure Pass. Currently this is the website that provides a list of where you can purchase one. Well, I was not too impressed with just a list of vendors that I had […]

Read More


A Few Helpful R Packages

There are a few packages in R that I wish I was exposed to earlier, if I had an understanding of these packages earlier I would have been on Stack Overflow less. These are some of the most common packages that I use. tidyverse #hadlyverse dplyr #grouping tidyr #reshaping ggplot2 #plotting magrittr #pipefowarding lubridate #dates […]

Read More

Analysis of TSA Claims – Less than Expected

As I continue on my journey as an analyst, I keep running across interesting datasets. Over the last few weeks, I have been interested in various datasets around flying. So far I have found TSA claims from the past fifteen years and the number of passengers that have flown in the United States. Starting with […]

Read More

Driving Sucks on Thursdays – Analysis of my Commute

I have been commuting through downtown LA for the last 6 months and have noticed some strange phenomenon over the weeks. Consistently I have found some days worse than others. Google Maps is one of my favorite applications and if I had to give up every app but one, I would save Google Maps. This […]

Read More

What 9 Million Parking Tickets Says About Los Angeles

Over the last 4 years the Los Angeles Department of Transportation has given out 655 million dollars worth of parking tickets. As a resident of Southern California, I am all too familiar with walking out to my car after running inside real quick to grab my hat and finding that dreaded sun-faded white and yellow […]

Read More


How to “Hack” Psychology Internships

This project started because my wife will eventually need to find an internship in order to graduate from grad school. As she told me more about the process, it sounded like a headache. There are more psych students than there are psych internships. Knowing this I wanted to give her as much of a competitive […]

Read More

Pixel Implementation QA with Google Speadsheets

We all know pixel implementations range from being simple such as putting an image tag on a page to a complex function that dynamically takes apart your order and creates individual pixels for each of the items in your cart. Whether you are just a simple pixel pusher or an actual developer who works with […]

Read More