On 05/09/2014 02:44 AM, Susan Kane wrote:
> Obviously, we must now task someone in CODE4LIB with writing a Python
> script to convert New Zealand English to International English.
Yes, because tasking people with AI-complete programming tasks (see
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AI-complete ) is only slightly worse than
systematically malfunctioning sarcasm filters.
> Or, I guess we could solve this on the user side with a sarcasm filter or a
> humor pipe, but you might lose some data that way.
Or we could acknowledge code4lib's role as a safe place for people to
tune their sarcasm detectors.