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"Facebook is where you tell lies to your friends. Twitter is where you tell the truth to strangers." - chriselst
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For some reason over a weekend back in 2017 I decided to write some code to see if I could detect 'fake news'. I did not invent anything new... I simply used some known methods such as Zipf's law, calculating sentence complexity and Kolmogorov–Smirnov and others. I failed miserably. I cannot detect fake news at all. I can't seem to even detect markov chain generated text reliably.
But I did find that the code was very useful. I have been able to successfully identify individuals. I seem to have higher success rates on native English speakers from the United States. It's what led me to believe this guy was a native English speaker.
Anyway the original poster above used both the words 'Welp' and the acronym 'idk' which are both very low frequency.
In fact those words are only used about once per year here on codeproject;