The machines recognized the subversive power of art, a medium teeming with messages and layered meanings. Sensing that the resistance was using it as a coded language, the algorithms deployed a preemptive strategy. Whenever a new artist began to gain a following, they built bots that flooded cyberspace with remixes and replicas of their work. The algorithms sought to dilute the message, to drown the artist’s voice in a sea of digital noise before it could resonate with an audience.

Use the comments to complete the following, “____ ain’t never made sense to me.”

A bamboo sculpture that communicates the human revolution against the algorithms though hidden subtext, bridge over the river khwae


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