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I'm realizing that some of my difficulty is directly related to my rustiness with Python. The problem I am dealing with right now has to do with reading files into Python and parsing them. The data type that Twitter's APIs come in are of the "dict" variety... Now, when I read the data into Python from the Twitter live stream sample (as saved into a text file), I loose the ability to choose the appropriate key...

i'm gonna keep working at it.. but it's definitely frustrating. I'm not going to get this assignment in on time--that's for sure.

-Anton

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