Like Google Books Ngram Viewer before it, Wedding Crunchers — a searchable database of New York Times wedding announcements — has obvious limitations for serious research. But what’s so bad about a few passing screenfuls of entertainment and provocation?
Following up on last week’s look at how often the University of North Carolina and other colleges appear in the Times wedding announcements, let’s look at how often they appear together:
Crosscultural pollination I: UNC meets the Carolinas (but not as often as it meets Virginia).
Crosscultural pollination II: UNC meets the Ivies (but not as often as it used to).