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This article was published on November 13, 2015

    R U a Wizard? Magical Realism Bot tweets a story every two hours

    R U a Wizard? Magical Realism Bot tweets a story every two hours
    Lauren Hockenson
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    Lauren Hockenson

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    Lauren is a reporter for The Next Web, based in San Francisco. She covers the key players that make the tech ecosystem what it is right now. Lauren is a reporter for The Next Web, based in San Francisco. She covers the key players that make the tech ecosystem what it is right now. She also has a folder full of dog GIFs and uses them liberally on Twitter at @lhockenson.

    Oh Twitter: you never cease to amaze with ridiculous things that make me lightly chuckle.

    If you’re a fan of Magical Realism — think the worlds of Kafka, Allende, Marquez and others — then there’s a bot that will serve up a hot, fresh story to you on the regular.

    It is called (what else?) Magic Realism Bot. Tweeting a new story every two hours, there’s a little bit of knowledge, a little bit of magic and a lot of absurdity.

    But not all are just silly — some might actually make you think.

    Deep, man.

    Magic Realism Bot [Twitter]