What the covfefe? When AI meets Trump
Donald Trump. There's been a lot written about the fledgling US President this year ... much of it sparked by his incessant, late-night Twitter rants and inflammatory, bullish speeches.
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It fed 270,000 of Trump's favourite words into a computer program that studies language patterns. This system analysed the US President's word choice and grammar, learning how to simulate Trump's speech.
The program obviously comes with settings for word-choice creativity. A low setting means lots of high-probability words are chosen, leading to lots of repetition and Trumpisms.
But as it moves each level higher, hilarity ensues - with the AI-written speech becoming more and more covfefe by the minute.
Check out The New Yorker's brilliant video here.