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Tweets in Tune

10 October, 2013

For those who missed my Tweet yesterday (are my Tweets showing up for you on the blog’s scroll bar?), then you MUST see this jaw-dropping Tumblr site that’s just been uploaded.

Some evil genius has devised a bot that locates unrelated Tweets that are anagrams of each other. Extreme stupidity (one Tweet, say), mingles another: It’s Dexter time, yup. A few more:

I hope it rains on you//I hate your opinions
A mother’s prayer on repeat//There are too many rappers
Everything is so surreal//Seriously starving here
Again. You don’t know me.//I’m gonna take you down.

This is the freakiest piece of word chicanery I’ve seen in a long while. Feel free to check out the magic – and see if you can create your own plausible Tweet twins.

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