El americano no deseado: an Analysis of the Negative Opinion of Donald Trump among the Spanish Media (Post Three)

Due to the nature of my research, many, if not all, of the quotes are in Spanish.

In my previous posts I stated my findings for the top three most popular themes in regard to the media’s reaction to the Trump presidency. Among all of the articles mentioning Donald Trump, the top three most prominent issues were his environmental stance, his unique character, and his foreign relations policy. In most of the articles pertaining to these issues, a clear point of comparison to Barack Obama developed. For this reason, I argue that the major differences in the three topics listed above between Donald Trump and his predecessor is the main reason for the overwhelmingly negative opinion of Trump among the Spanish media.  In this post, I plan to discuss some of the many articles that led me to these findings.

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Research Update 3: Predicting Past and Present Hall of Famers

Part 1: The Next Players Inducted into the Hall of Fame

The chart below contains the 172 players since 1960 who appear in the top 250 all time in both total career receiving yards and average yards per game. The players are then divided into 5-year blocks based on when the middle of their career fell. For example, Raymond Berry played from 1955-1967, which means that the midpoint of his career was in 1961. Therefore, in my system, he falls in the 1960-1964 category. In these groups, the top 2-4 receivers made the Hall of Fame, or around 15% of the players in each group. Hall of Fame players are denoted with a + next to their names. I bolded the Hall of Fame wide receivers, and italicized the non-receivers, such as tight ends and flanker backs who appear on the list. Active players have their age in parentheses next to their names. No wide receivers who fall in a group after 1995 have been inducted into the Hall of Fame, so I bolded my predictions based on their statistics, and my reasoning is entirely predicated on their receiving data.

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Bonaire 2011- A change in perspective

I should’ve expected this. Months of research means nothing until you actually get into your project. I’ve learned more in a few hours on the island than I learned from all my background research combined. The most important thing I’ve learned so far? Things are worse than I thought.

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