Friday, May 25, 2012

An Online Website That Takes Tweets And Turns Them Into Sonnets. Why Don't I Just Go Fucking Kill Myself Now?



7 comments:

  1. No, of course they're no good, but tweets WILL become the new poetry, and that is worth the sentiment in the OP.

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  2. How do they change the words to rhyme so that it makes a poem?

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  3. An "online website"?

    You win the Daily Redundancy Award of the Day.

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    1. Hey, look. Someone on the internet is wrong!!

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  4. Their algorithm filters tweets for iambic pentameter, and then takes the eligible tweets and tests them for rhyming. I'm not making this up. It's quite ingenious.

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  5. Some of them are kinda cute, in a slice-of-life sort of way. I don't think actual poets have anything to fear, however.

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