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40 Times Less Server Load - How One Bad Line of Code Crashed My Server

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This is a tale of cron jobs, data mining and algorithms.
Our story begins with a data mining script I wrote to do research for my Master's Thesis (investigating social media buzz - still in early stages, will post more details as it progresses and/or drives me progressively more insane).

Context (funny)

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So I am sitting at Ideon Innovation talking to Ernst about programming languages... skynet and other associated topics and read this article:
http://danweinreb.org/blog/why-did-mit-switch-from-scheme-to-python
Then this happens:

Me: Ernst, do you know what language MIT just switched to?
Ernst: Indian? .....Spanish?

...Context :) It's important.

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