Having fun with BASIC-8 interpreter on the PDP-8/e at the Living Computers Museum in Seattle. Made a weird little landscape/flag generator.

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I took snippets of the DEC BASIC-8 manual for the TSS/8 operating system and inserted them into a poetry generator. This is the poem. (The randomizer runs the same every time (no seeds though I could fake it) so this is in a sense *the* output.)

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That's... kind of apocalyptic, really. REPLACE EVERYTHING.

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This looks like a fatally broken AI about to destroy the world. 😟

@darius i can't help but imagine this set to Linea Aspera music

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