You know those compressed movie barcodes that we saw last week? Here’s a Python script by Benoît Romito to make your own. Run a .avi format movie through, and voila. Free gift idea: digitize some old home movies and make a personalized barcode for your family.
Code to make your own movie barcodes available
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Most Common Family Types in America
Nuclear is still the most common, but there are millions of households in the United States with a different family structure.
Shifts in Job Distribution
In the 1950s, almost half of all employed people were either in farming or manufacturing. As you can imagine, work changed a bit over the years.
This guy was doing the same thing a ear ago… not as pretty though.