Everything on the Internet is a lie: @Horse_ebooks was a “conceptual art” piece all along

Everything on the Internet is a lie: @Horse_ebooks was a “conceptual art” piece all along

If we can’t trust randomly generated yet intentionally Dadaist Twitter accounts anymore, then who can we trust?

For two years now, the Internet has been smitten with the spam Twitter feed @Horse_ebooks, which spits out Dadaist poetry seemingly drawn from the cut-out bin of diet books and get-rich-quick manuals. It’s spawned Tumblr accounts and T-shirts. People have written fan fiction about it; they’ve turned…