we feel fine

May 18th, 2006


Every few minutes, the system searches the world’s newly posted blog entries for occurrences of the phrases “I feel” and “I am feeling”. When it finds such a phrase, it records the full sentence, up to the period, and identifies the “feeling” expressed in that sentence.

The result is a database of several million human feelings, increasing by 15,000 – 20,000 new feelings per day. Using a series of beautiful playful interfaces, the feelings can be searched and sorted across a number of demographic slices, offering responses to a wide variety of questions.

We Feel Fine

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