Take a pretty picture. Slap some inspirational words on it. Post it on Facebook, then swim in a river of likes.
If this is a thing you do, be afraid: you have been replaced by a robot. A wonderfully random, terrifyingly sentient robot.
Meet InspiroBot, an “artificial intelligence dedicated to generating unlimited amounts of unique inspirational quotes for endless enrichment of pointless human existence.”
In other words: it boils the whole inspirational image concept down to a mad lib structure. It grabs a random pretty image, stuffs some words in the blanks, and sometimes… just sometimes.. it returns gold.
At least, that’s the way it appears to work. Some of these are just so seemingly sentient that I wouldn’t be surprised if there’s some degree of human assistance in the mix — but really, I suppose that’s bound to happen. Infinite monkeys, and what not. The majority of the time, they make no sense at all.
Here are some of my favorites: