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50,000 Meows by @hugovk #50
The rules say:
Well, someone had better create 50,000 meows just to get it out of the way.
But this isn't just "meow" 50,000 times. meow.py replaces all words with a meow of the same length, keeping punctuation.
Here's the above rule put through meow.py:
Here's the output of running meow.py on some Project Gutenberg (Purrject Mewtenberg):
Here's part of Moby Dick:
And here's part the Jungle Book with line-by-line translations:
Finally, here's meow.py put through meow.py.
I like it! If you will permit me a moment of insufferable pedantry, however, I will note that it is only infrequently that I have heard a cat make a sound that I would be inclined to onomatopoeically transliterate as "meow". Quite often, the utterance is something more like "raa" or "mehr" where the vowel is slightly nasalized or perhaps glottalized in a way for which I'm sure even the International Phonetic Alphabet does not possess a fully accurate notation. My own feline companion, in fact, has been known to, on occasion, make a bleating sound quite remarkably comparable to that of a sheep. And as for text produced by cats, that is another story entirely.
(And the moral of this comment is: do not wonder what @cpressey thinks, lest he inform you of it)