Thursday, July 28, 2022

Misapplying Mechanical Turk

Taking one historic hoax and applying it to a future reality is common. In this live stream highlight, David Boles examines the want to take one bad idea, and then applying it to a completely different, worse, notion with the name of the meme being the only connectoid. The Peer Gynt onion, Google AI, Eliza Redux and the Squid Game gameshow are all examples of this misapplication of memeing. 

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