Hamilton is unique in its use of complex rhyming lyrics. Joel Eastwood and Erik Hinton for the Wall Street Journal algorithmically break down the lyrics into sounds and then clusters into rhyme families. I haven’t seen the musical, but this makes me want to.
Rhyming schemes in Hamilton the musical
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.
Real Chart Rules to Follow
There are rules—usually for specific chart types meant to be read in a specific way—that you shouldn’t break. When they are, everyone loses. This is that small handful.
Famous Movie Quotes as Charts
In celebration of their 100-year anniversary, the American Film Institute …