Phil 8.16.21

Rather than say anything about Afghanistan here, I’d rather urge you to go read Thieves of State, by Sarah Chayes. Or, if you only have a few minutes, this blog post: The Ides of August


  • Sprint demos – done!
  • Lots more training – done!


  • Generated 10k synthetic reviews and added sentiment. Need to do that for ground truth now
  • Got that done. Next let’s see how they compare