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In word-cloud cuckoo land

May 5, 2010 Leave a comment

It being the day before the election, I thought it would be fun to take a few of the national newspapers’ election editorial leaders and turn them into word clouds. For the uninitiated, word clouds are those visual representations of tags, categories or other key words which you often find on blogs, and which the revamped Independent has suddenly discovered. Basically, the more prominence a word has, the greater its cloud representation.

Some of the results were pretty surprising. Read more…