A group of researchers have developed an algorithm that can chronologically rank each of the Beatles’ albums, proving that artificial intelligence can “listen to” and recognize change and progression in musical patterns. The algorithm was so precise, it accurately identified the sequential order of when each song was recorded, regardless of its release date.
“Mardi Gras Day was the only opportunity for gay people to legally gather in public…Mardi Gras was the only time by law in New Orleans you could cross-dress. Any other time you were subject to arrest…You had to be out of drag at dark and you still had to have on one piece of man’s clothing.”
—from The Sons of Tennessee Williams (dir. Tim Wolff, 2010)