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Reddit Sorry Counter
import praw
def get_subreddit_comments(reddit_agent, subreddit, comments_out = [], count = 100):
try:
sub = reddit_agent.get_subreddit(subreddit)
comments_raw = sub.get_comments(sub, limit=count)
comments_flat = praw.helpers.flatten_tree(comments_raw)
for comment in comments_flat:
try:
if hasattr(comment, 'comments'):
for reply in comment.comments:
comments_out.append(reply.body)
else:
comments_out.append(comment.body)
except:
pass
except:
pass
def get_reddit_agent(user_agent, client_id, client_secret, redirect='http://127.0.0.1'):
reddit_agent = praw.Reddit(user_agent = 'sorry counter')
reddit_agent.set_oauth_app_info(client_id = client_id,
client_secret = client_secret,
redirect_uri = redirect)
return reddit_agent
def get_sorry_and_word_count(comment_list, apologies = ['sorry', 'apologies']):
sorry_count = 0
word_count = 0
for comment in comment_list:
words = comment.split(' ')
word_count += int(len(words))
for word in words:
for apology in apologies:
sorry_count += word.lower().count(apology)
return sorry_count, word_count
if __name__ == "__main__":
client_id = 'your_client_id'
client_secret = 'your_client_secret'
reddit_agent = get_reddit_agent('custom name for app', client_id, client_secret)
#list of canadian reddits to search
canada_reddits = ['canada','alberta','britishcolumbia','Manitoba','NewBrunswickCanada', 'newfoundland',
'NovaScotia','nunavut','NWT','ontario','PEI', 'saskatchewan','Yukon']
#empty list where comments will be added
canada_comments = []
for subreddit in canada_reddits:
get_subreddit_comments(reddit_agent, subreddit, canada_comments, count = (1000 / len(canada_reddits)))
canada_sorry, canada_total_words = get_sorry_and_word_count(canada_comments)
#empty list for world comments to be added
world_comments = []
#Using all to represent the global sample, so only 1 subreddit passed in
get_subreddit_comments(reddit_agent, 'all', world_comments, count = 1000)
world_sorry, world_total_words = get_sorry_and_word_count(world_comments)
#print results
print("Canada {} / {}, All {} / {}".format(canada_sorry, canada_total_words, world_sorry, world_total_words))
print("Canada {}% sorry, World {}%".format(float(canada_sorry)/canada_total_words * 100, float(world_sorry)/world_total_words*100))
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