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    WIRED | Arielle Pardes | 3/1/20 | 6 min
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    • jbuchana
      Scout
      5 months ago

      I can not understand why this would be attractive...

    • SEnkey
      Top reader this weekScoutScribe
      5 months ago

      Interesting.

      "My first post, a short introduction that’s automated for every new user (“Hey everyone! It’s me, Arielle”), received over 350,000 likes. The adoration was immediate, and powerful; several bots, each with its own algorithmically generated username, wrote, “I love you Arielle.” Other comments eluded my understanding. “I’m going to be so sad when she gets in the shower.”

      • BillEnkey5 months ago

        Another home for internet enabled narcissism!