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import praw
import re
import pandas as pd
import tinys3
## S3 Connection Credentials
conn = tinys3.Connection('S3_ACCESS_KEY','S3_SECRET_KEY',tls=True)
## Login to Reddit
r = praw.Reddit(user_agent='Live r/NFL Game Thread Scraper')
r.login('username', 'password')
## Enter the game thread ID from the URL here
submission = r.get_submission(submission_id='41g1g4')
## flatten comments since we don't care about order
flat_comments = praw.helpers.flatten_tree(submission.comments)
dates = []
flairs = []
texts = []
ids = []
for comment in flat_comments:
if'f+u+c+k+|s+h+i+t+', str(comment).lower()):
## join the dates, comment texts and team flairs together into a pandas dataframe and append to a CSV file
the_comments = pd.DataFrame(dict(date=dates, flairs=flairs, ids=ids, text=texts))
with open('/home/ec2-user/redditScrape/comments.csv', 'a') as f:
the_comments.to_csv(f, header=False, encoding='utf-8')
## upload the file to S3
f = open('/home/ec2-user/redditScrape/comments.csv','rb')
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