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The New York Times writes about computer generated art called "Imagination Environment". Using text from the closed-caption, the program/piece searchs the internet and an image database to create associations with what is being said. Conclusion: Fox News' "bolder language yields stronger images". So Fox News is good for something after all. Check it out at Piper's Alley in Old Town.

 
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