Re: renaissance people (Re: Sasha's wake)

From: Lee Daniel Crocker (
Date: Sat May 13 2000 - 11:22:51 MDT

> I would argue that this list is both a matching service and qualification
> exam. Though just like in real life, you have to speak up privately with
> someone you are interested in if you want to actually have a crack at
> making a match.

The obvious thing is to do like Sasha would: collaborative filtering.
After every date, each participant rates the other and posts those
ratings, then everyone on the system compares their ratings of various
dates to others; "Let's see, EvMick and I seem to have a high
correlation in our ratings, and he just rated Amara an 8, so I might
just give her a call..."

Lee Daniel Crocker <> <>
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