Merry Christmas, and See You Next Year

Posted to Site News  |  Nathan Yau

Merry Christmas, everyone! I hope you’re having a great holiday season so far. Good food, good company, and more good food.

This will be my last post for the year, but don’t fret. FlowingData will return to its regularly scheduled programming January 1. Take a look through the archives if you start to go through withdrawl. Don’t worry – it’s all going to be okay.

See you all next year.

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