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History of the Decline and Fall: March 2011 (y.ou[th]r Tremors work)

March 29, 2011


:y.ou[th]r Tremors work Gadhafi’s[ms],
:o.ffe[nsive]ring :c.ur[[s]g]rent independences,[pped]mist centuries sur:p.ri[son]se[k][ror]ium flames
:w.ith[ered] :a.ppa[lled]ritions[s]g.



March 26-27 2011, verses 1&3 selected from perl scripts outputting lines of codework pseudohaiku; verse 2 supervised random generation using WpN post-processed with codework parenthetical insertions using JanusNode. Source texts for verses 1-3: selected WikiNews articles March 2011; for verse 2 additionally: Gibbon “Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire” Chapter XXXVI: “Total Extinction Of The Western Empire”. Insertion words in verse 2 taken from list selected from Conrad’s “Heart of Darkness”

2 Comments leave one →
  1. March 31, 2011 12:02 am

    You guys are all doing great work. Thank you.

    • March 31, 2011 12:47 am

      Well, thanks to YOU for keeping the JanusNode fires alive, else I for one never would have been thinking about how to use its mapping functions!

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