Rambling Taxidermy

Rambling Taxidermy is a twitter bot originally created for Reading and Writing Electronic Text at NYU ITP.  The bot takes the form of a taxidermied fox acting as a deranged psychiatrist.  His practice serves to offer free, unsolicited psychoanalysis to supporters of Donald Trump.  His “analysis” typically ends up being strange, nonsensical ramblings.  A baseline corpus was created by manipulating and mixing Freud’s “Psychoanalysis for Beginners, and “Practical Taxidermy”, both courtesy of Project Gutenberg.  Some selected conversations are below.

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