By Gregory Piatetsky, KDnuggets.Here is a classic KDnuggets Thanksgiving cartoon, which takes a look at what could be predicted from Big Data and Google Trends?
A Turkey Data Scientist: "I don't like the look of this.
Searches for gravy and turkey stuffing are going through the roof!"
Here are other KDnuggets Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science Cartoons.
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As a further example of life imitating art, the actual Google Trends for "turkey staffing" in the US look very similar to the cartoon! (However, only if we select US region, otherwise we find an earlier peak in October reflecting Canadian thanksgiving).