François Chollet @fchollet Deep learning @google. Creator of Keras, neural networks library. Author of 'Deep Learning with Python'. Opinions are my own. Oct. 08, 2019 1 min read

The Social Network (2010) did not exactly intend to depict its subject in a positive light, but it seems the takeaway for everyone who watched it was "this nerd got crazy rich & successful by making a website, making websites is cool now, also nerds are cool now"

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) also had a similar reception. "Securities fraud is cool now"

In popular culture, money is the ultimate brand

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