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Technology is Making Poetry Awesome Again

Despite what Wattpad is doing to the novel, a new program called RapPad has given everyone an excuse to read poetry.

RapPad was designed to help aspiring rappers write the hottest computer generated rhymes. Over at Mental Floss, linguist Arika Okrent recently used the “Generate Line” function to combine famous opening lines with existing rap lyrics. For example:  Continue reading

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The Mad Real Holden Caulfield

Sparky Sweets, PhD — I assume he has a doctorate in cold rockin’ it — gives a Thug Notes review of The Catcher in the Rye, and he’s keeping it real Holden Caulfield.

Don’t let all the bent-ass shit of adulthood get you down.

– Michael Moats

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