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specgram commented on the word Überlinguistaffen
Literally "super linguist monkeys" in German—alluding to Nietzsche's Übermensch ("super-man") and the Infinite Monkey Theorem. The Überlinguistaffen represent the ability to perform "super-human" feats of brute force language processing—like solving word puzzles or answering obscure language questions—using computational approaches.
May 17, 2014
specgram commented on the user frogapplause
Thanks for the enthusiastic welcome!
May 5, 2010
specgram commented on the user john
Thanks, John, for the warm welcome!
specgram commented on the user specgram
Speculative Grammarian is the premier scholarly journal featuring research in the neglected field of satirical linguistics.
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john commented on the user specgram
We usually frown on people posting links prior to having contributed in any other way—99.9% of the time it's spam—but I think we can make an exception for speculative grammar. Welcome to Wordnik, spec.