Janelle Shane @JanelleCShane Research Scientist in optics. Plays with neural networks. Avid reader, writer, and player of Irish flute. she/her. wandering.shop/@janellecshane Jul. 30, 2019 1 min read

I'm so excited to finally announce this: there's going to be an AI Weirdness book!!


You Look Like a Thing and I Love You (title by a neural net trained to generate pickup lines) will be out Nov 5. (!!!!)

If you're planning to buy it sometime, a preorder really helps!
Amazon:  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0316525243?tag=hacboogrosit-20 
BN:  https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/you-look-like-a-thing-and-i-love-you-janelle-shane/1130777559 
Indiebound:  https://www.indiebound.org/book/9780316525244 

When I was trying to come up with a title for the AI Weirdness book, I tried training a neural net to generate them.

There were a LOT of rejected titles.


Please use  http://talktotransformer.com  to add to this list of things in the book

1. real-life applications
2. LOTS of cartoons
3. phantom giraffes
4. accidental murderbots
5. magical sandwich holes

this is the completion the neural net gave me. struggling to express what exactly about this is so disturbing.

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