Why I’m Backing Deep Drumpf, And You Should Too

This year’s U.S. presidential election has been pretty nutty. An algorithm that spews incoherent and outrageous soundbites might not even be the worst candidate in the running. Just such an algorithm, called Deep Drumpf, has indeed entered the race. Built using a deep-learning algorithm that’s been fed the transcripts of numerous Donald Trump speeches, it automatically generates tweets that seem remarkably similar to many of those issued by the candidate himself. Take, for instance, take this recent statement on defense: Free trade can be wonderful if you have the power of nuclear weapons. — DeepDrumpf (@DeepDrumpf) March 30, 2016 Or this, on national security: How stupid are these politicians? They’re killing us but you don’t hear that from anyone. We need a leader that can start a war. @guypbenson —…


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