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Date:         Thu, 11 Sep 2008 16:16:31 +0100
From: Humanist Discussion Group <willard.mccarty-AT-MCCARTY.ORG.UK>
Subject: 22.204 text-analysis in the news
To: humanist-AT-Princeton.EDU


               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 22, No. 204.
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         Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 16:15:05 +0100
         From: Humanist Discussion Group <willard.mccarty-AT-mccarty.org.uk>
         Subject: Text analysis

I notice the increasing use of simple text-analytic results in
journalism, probably just because it's gotten so easy to do.  Today I
heard about one that lets you compare McCain and Obama, though it's not
so good at showing you any of the context:

http://www.speechwars.com/

John


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