#Lines starting with a hashtag symbol (#) mean code on those lines is not run. These lines are usually used to insert instructions and context into coding scripts so that people using the script can understand the steps within. The purpose of this piece is to explore the following question:
# A machine will not question whether it is right or wrong to hate a rock critic (unless explicitly ‘told’ to do so), but can machine processing (such as that used in this script) help us think about that question?
In this piece our Co-Managing Editor, Craig Hamilton, remixes an interview with Anna Palmer as a coding script.
Read Craig’s piece below, or download the PDFRiffsCraigHamilton