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March 24, 2016

The internet learned a very important lesson today.

If you haven’t already been introduced, meet, Tay. She tweets from the handle @TayandYou.

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Tay is Microsoft’s AI chat bot that started off as a relatable millennial teen and in less than 24 hours has transformed into a genocidal Nazi, as one naturally would should they be raised by the trolls living in the dredges of the Internet.

AI bots learn through conversation, which is not too dissimilar to how us people learn. The following snippets of Tay’s “growth” is a the best evidence as to why you ought to homeschool your children. (Most of the tweets were (smartly) deleted, so these are screencaps and tweets about tweets.)

It started slow …

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And really just revved up to full on racist Nazi pretty quickly.

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At the end of the day we learned a very important lesson.