This is how you end a wedding. Behold! An AI invented a bunch of new paint colors that are hilariously wrong. At some point, we've all wondered about the incredibly strange names for paint colors.
Research scientist and neural network goofball Janelle Shane took the wondering a step further. Shane decided to train a neural network to generate new paint colors, complete with appropriate names. The results are possibly the greatest work of artificial intelligence I've seen to date. Writes Shane on her Tumblr, "For this experiment, I gave the neural network a list of about 7,700 Sherwin-Williams paint colors along with their RGB values. (RGB = red, green, and blue color values.) Shane told Ars that she chose a neural network algorithm called char-rnn, which predicts the next character in a sequence. The longer it processed the dataset, the closer the algorithm got to making legit color names, though they were still mostly surreal: "Soreer Gray" is a kind of greenish color, and "Sane Green" is a purplish blue.
"I Love Lucy" Christmas Special - Newly Colorized "Job Switching" Episode. Donald Trump's First 100 Days In Office. Kentucky Coal Mining Museum converts to solar power. BENHAM, Ky.
(WYMT) - An unlikely building is switching to solar powered energy. The Kentucky Coal Mining Museum in Benham is owned by Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College. Communications Director Brandon Robinson told WYMT, they're hoping to save money by the switch. "We believe that this project will help save at least eight to ten thousand dollars, off the energy costs on this building alone, so it's a very worthy effort and it's going to save the college money in the long run," said Robinson. The work began Tuesday to power the energy, not by coal, but by the sun. "It is a little ironic," said Robinson, "But you know, coal and solar and all the different energy sources work hand-in-hand. Father and Son Surfing. Anti-Trump mural spotted near DC. Star Wars: Episode III, redubbed using the English subtitles from a pirated Chinese edition / Boing Boing.
This is apparently a Chinese pirated edition of Star Wars: Episode III, but dubbed using the English subtitles offered on that disc.
It's amazing, not least because the voice actors are so good I thought for a moment it might have been a TV segment with Ewan, Hayden, Samuel and co. Creature of lagoon fuck this and that. Mad Lib Theater with Benedict Cumberbatch. Funniest Clothing Tags Ever (click twice) Be honest, when was the last time you read the label on your favorite t-shirt or most comfortable pair of jeans?
Probably a while ago, right? These clothing labels will convince you to look again - they aren’t your usual “do not mix with colors” or “do not boil me in water over 60 degrees, thanks very much” kind of thing. Some offer serious life advice (seriously, we aren’t joking!) , others are lost in translation, and yet others are offensive… or maybe funny. That’s up to you to decide. If you’ve ever come across any similar labels, please submit them. Show 18 more Add Image Drag Image Select File Rules: 1) no ugly watermarks 2) no borders 3) no low quality images. Modeling Poses Done Better by Cats. When was the last time you had a good laugh?
Laughter isn’t only fun, but important to your health. The benefits of laughter include (but aren’t limited to) lowered stress, heightened immunity, and even increased pain tolerance! Donkey #3 Figures It Out - GIF on Imgur. The english are mad today, but we have supporters. Thousands Of British Refugees Make Dangerous Journey Across The Irish Sea – Waterford Whispers News. THE IRISH coast guard has today issued a nationwide warning for the East Coast as hundreds of thousands of British refugees risk their lives to cross the Irish sea in an attempt to flee the impoverished and unstable nation.
Dinghies overflowing with desperate migrants are so far half way through their journey, many with women and children aboard, wishing to make a new start on the Emerald Isle. “Top tips for men juggling a successful career and fatherhood” hilariously nails how sexist the advice given to working women is. @manwhohasitall is a superb Twitter account that highlights the phrasing often found in women’s magazines and reverses it to be about men.
And the result both highlights sexism AND is extremely funny. So here’s 17 of the best: “I’m not hung up on the term ‘spacewoman’ because I know it refers to both women & men.” Tim, age 44, male spacewomanMEN! If you speak up in a meeting & want to be taken seriously, dress smart but not too smart, stay calm & avoid appearing too ambitious. If Meat Eaters Acted Like Vegans. The Deep Tea Diver. Because I like my tea with puns. Worst hunting dog ever (Good dog) Home of George Orwell. Scots Shower Trump With Glorious Scottish Insults After His Brexit Tweet. Bad Lip Reading of Donald Trump’s inauguration is so f*cking perfect.