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"14530"
"France is ‘ hunting down its citizens who joined <Isis/> ’ without trial in Iraq"
"twins"
"10000"
0.2
"13034"
"Pentagon claims 2,000 % increase in Russian trolls after <Syria/> strikes . What does that mean ?"
"bowling"
"33110"
1.6
"8731"
"Iceland PM Calls Snap Vote as Pedophile Furor Crashes <Coalition/> "
"party"
"22100"
1
"76"
"In an apparent first , Iran and Israel <engage/> each other militarily"
"slap"
"20000"
0.4
"6164"
"Trump was told weeks ago that Flynn misled <Vice/> President ."
"school"
"00000"
0
"8832"
"All 22 <promises/> Trump made in his speech to Congress , in one chart"
"sounds"
"22200"
1.2
"12174"
"New DOJ alert system will flag <crimes/> against police"
"laughter"
"32100"
1.2
"3731"
"As Someone Who Grew Up Among Fundamentalist <Christians/> In The US , I 'm Surprised Anyone 's Surprised About Roy Moore"
"morons"
"21110"
1
"6554"
"Canadians may pay more taxes than Americans , but here 's what they get for their <money/> "
"loonies"
"10000"
0.2
"14191"
"Dutch minister resigns in drug baron <row/> "
"blow"
"00000"
0
"14268"
"Dozens dead in possible gas <attack/> in Syria ; regime denies allegation"
"bloating"
"22100"
1
"6524"
"How Trump Just Made <America/> Less Safe"
"Pilates"
"11110"
0.8
"7614"
"Trump 's 2nd Nominee for <Army/> Secretary Withdraws"
"Class"
"22100"
1
"12786"
"The GOP just ca n’t <escape/> the ’80s"
"remember"
"33100"
1.4
"14458"
"Mississippi law endorses anti-LGBT bias , attorneys <argue/> "
"confused"
"11100"
0.6
"14549"
"' Chibok <girls/> ' reunited with families"
"salamis"
"10000"
0.2
"9469"
"Bill aiming to <protect/> Christians , other minority groups in Pakistan may soon be law"
"marry"
"21100"
0.8
"2357"
"Pulled Over in a Rental Car , With <Heroin/> in the Trunk"
"Junk"
"22211"
1.6
"9653"
"US <diplomat/> forced to leave New Zealand after being involved in ' serious criminal incident '"
"president"
"32110"
1.4
"6822"
"Erdogan Rejects Arab Demands ; Turkish <Troops/> Stay in Qatar"
"Turkeys"
"22110"
1.2
"8552"
"Mark Cuban Wants Constitution Changed to Make <Health/> Care a ‘ Right ’"
"eyebrow"
"22211"
1.6
"1415"
"Russian Trolls Would Love the ' Honest <Ads/> Act '"
"hotdogs"
"21110"
1
"14113"
"Questions about Trump <overwhelm/> Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley 's event in Iowa"
"stupefy"
"20000"
0.4
"10792"
"$ 2.7 billion Christmas <lottery/> in Spain [ Video ]"
"cookies"
"21110"
1
"8475"
"US imposes metal tariffs on key <allies/> "
"holes"
"10000"
0.2
"14282"
"What we learned from enduring a week-long news cycle about <Alex Jones/> "
"pudding"
"22111"
1.4
"12583"
"Oregon : 20-Year-Old Sues Kroger for <Refusing/> to Sell Him Shotgun Shells"
"trying"
"22100"
1
"11124"
"If America is Great Again , Why Is the <Dollar/> Slowly Sinking ?"
"intelligence"
"22210"
1.4
"2426"
" <Roseanne Barr/> quits Twitter after offending with statements about former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett , Chelsea Clinton"
"Everyone"
"3211100000"
0.8
"9662"
"Trump avoids pointing to Saudis ’ human <rights/> failings"
"pyramid"
"32110"
1.4
"7723"
"An American <Journalist/> Is Facing A Felony Trial This Week — In The United States"
"clown"
"22000"
0.8
"6089"
"4 <soldiers/> killed in Nagorno-Karabakh fighting : Officials"
"pizzas"
"10000"
0.2
"8345"
"Italian <President/> Blocks Eurosceptic Coalition Govt"
"dog"
"21000"
0.6
"2372"
"Canada 's Trudeau decides not to <poke/> U.S. ' grizzly bear ' for now"
"tickle"
"31111"
1.4
"11433"
"Lebanon LGBT scene empowered despite <crackdown/> "
"carnival"
"10000"
0.2
"4026"
"Paul Manafort spokesman <responds/> to wiretapping report"
"dances"
"21100"
0.8
"10483"
"When will Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un <meet/> and what will they discuss ?"
"tango"
"32110"
1.4
"11197"
"France , U.S. committed to wiping out <Islamic State/> "
"boogers"
"11100"
0.6
"3833"
"Bill Kristol was once the voice of the Republican Party . Now he 's one of <Trump/> 's biggest opponents"
"voice"
"11100"
0.6
"10636"
"TSA tightens electronics screening for domestic <flights/> "
"beers"
"11111"
1
"13768"
"South Korea conducts <missile/> drill after North Korea nuclear test rattles globe"
"fire"
"11000"
0.4
"13019"
"Newly released Howard Stern Show tapes feature Donald Trump <admitting/> to psychological problems"
"aspiring"
"32100"
1.2
"13757"
"Trump consults NRA and Congress as he ponders gun <policy/> "
"purchase"
"32100"
1.2
"5732"
"Fox 's James Murdoch rebukes <Trump/> over Charlottesville"
"grits"
"10000"
0.2
"3218"
"Facebook defends <advertising/> ' principles ' after Russia , discrimination"
"kindergarten"
"22111"
1.4
"13489"
"Meet the wealthy <donors/> pouring millions into the 2018 elections"
"sadists"
"11100"
0.6
"11660"
"Jared Kushner is the Real <President/> "
"Enemy"
"00000"
0
"11614"
"Deputy FBI Director McCabe <steps/> down"
"boogies"
"33200"
1.6
"3274"
"Kelly wo n't commit to defending DACA in <court/> "
"space"
"33100"
1.4
"6953"
"House GOP gives Trump leeway over whether to block Schiff <memo/> "
"goal"
"32100"
1.2
"13443"
"Rand Paul : Saudi Arabia ’s Role in Backing <Terrorism/> Raises Concerns with $ 100 Billion Arms Deal"
"Turpentine"
"10000"
0.2
"7008"
"Las Vegas <professor/> tells students Donald Trump incites violence after mass shooting"
"casino"
"00000"
0
"13131"
"The legal battle over Trump ’s <immigration/> ban , explained"
"happiness"
"33111"
1.8
"8813"
"Republicans <unveil/> harder-line fix for DACA"
"destroy"
"10000"
0.2
"10022"
"Trump has the upper hand in North Korea <talks/> "
"handshake"
"21100"
0.8
"3795"
"Brazil 's Temer accused of passive <corruption/> by police"
"aggressiveness"
"32000"
1
"8704"
"A closer look at Trump ’s potential Supreme <Court/> nominees"
"Music"
"11000"
0.4
"2434"
"The Koch Brothers ’ most loyal <servants/> are serving in Donald Trump ’s White House"
"paychecks"
"11000"
0.4
"2961"
"Trump meets with Mnuchin in ' first stages ' of <tax/> reform planning"
"barbershop"
"22210"
1.4
"7453"
"Affirmative-action hypocrisy : Foes hope to use Asian-Americans to <attack/> racial diversity on campus"
"hunt"
"21000"
0.6
"11688"
"Texas authorities found the body of a small <child/> whilst searching for a missing 3-year-old"
"bird"
"10000"
0.2
"827"
"New Orleans takes down 1st of 4 Confederate <statues/> "
"birds"
"00000"
0
"11320"
"Steve King Warns Trump : DACA Illegal Aliens Can not Be Legalized ‘ Without Sacrificing the <Rule/> of Law ’"
"seesaw"
"10000"
0.2
"2802"
"Trump invites Coast Guard members to West Palm Beach golf <club/> "
"ball"
"20000"
0.4
"1391"
"US suspects Niger villager <betrayed/> Army troops"
"scared"
"20000"
0.4
"11967"
"5 takeaways from Alabama 's startling special <election/> "
"potato"
"21100"
0.8
"7780"
"This Is n't ' Another Watergate ' But It Plays As One On TV – And On <Twitter/> "
"Vaudeville"
"11000"
0.4
"4340"
"Former Obama officials are defending the White House doctor as he takes heat for saying Trump is in ' excellent ' <health/> "
"company"
"21000"
0.6
"8891"
"If America is Great Again , Why Is the <Dollar/> Slowly Sinking ?"
"continent"
"32100"
1.2
"2857"
"Fox News guest offensively slams <John McCain/> to claim torture works"
"poetry"
"32100"
1.2
"5116"
"Trump border wall : Texans receiving letters about their <land/> "
"barbecue"
"32222"
2.2
"6487"
"Not even Trump can <control/> the GOP base"
"Afford"
"22100"
1
"8735"
"Spicer defends Trump : <Issues/> are ' evolving towards the president 's position '"
"Aliens"
"22111"
1.4
"4479"
"California Republican Rep. Ed Royce wo n't seek <reelection/> , creating bigger opening for Democrats"
"dessert"
"22111"
1.4
"566"
"London Hit By Suspected <Terror/> Attack Days Before Election , PM Says"
"asthma"
"31000"
0.8
"11849"
"Massachusetts city council passes resolution calling for Donald Trump 's <impeachment/> "
"IQ"
"21111"
1.2
"13650"
"U.S. cyber <bill/> would shift power away from spy agency"
"Robots"
"22110"
1.2
"10024"
"Trump <releases/> some 2005 tax info ahead of Rachel Maddow report"
"shreds"
"32200"
1.4
"6026"
"Russian spy : <police officer/> left seriously ill by attack named as Sergeant Nick Bailey"
"sable"
"10000"
0.2
"13001"
"Almost No One Likes The New GOP <Health/> Care Bill | The Huffington Post"
"mascara"
"31000"
0.8
"8947"
"Trump to Dems : Of course I colluded , big <deal/> ! I fuck my daughters too"
"time"
"21000"
0.6
"12546"
"Trump goes easy on slaughterhouse exec who employed hundreds of illegal <workers/> "
"cupcakes"
"21100"
0.8
"11016"
"How Steve Bannon <became/> the face of a political movement with roots in Los Angeles"
"slapped"
"21100"
0.8
"12236"
"FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe reportedly felt pressured to <leave/> by Director Christopher Wray"
"dance"
"2221111000"
1
"4535"
"Markets Right Now : Mideast <markets/> suffer modest drop"
"puppies"
"10000"
0.2
"4087"
"The Nunes memo , explained with <diagrams/> "
"puppets"
"33211"
2
"3719"
"Trump says he 'll allow Japan , South Korea to buy more military <equipment/> from the U.S."
"pornography"
"32220"
1.8
"1787"
"Former presidents raise $ 31 million for <hurricane/> relief fund"
"president"
"22210"
1.4
"10559"
"President Trump ’s ‘ impulsive ’ <problem/> "
"tweeting"
"32100"
1.2
"4282"
"Stocks close lower as Trump <says/> China trade talks may not be successful"
"mocking"
"11100"
0.6
"192"
"Britain First leaders found guilty of anti-Muslim <hate/> crime"
"cupcake"
"22110"
1.2
"9146"
"Trump Says New York Suspect ’s <Visa/> Was a ‘ Chuck Schumer Beauty ’"
"toupee"
"32211"
1.8
"13044"
"Catholic priest caught driving 13-year-old <girl/> to motel after paying 16-year-old pimp"
"car"
"21110"
1
"11468"
"Can Democrat Doug Jones <pull/> off an upset in Alabama ?"
"wiggle"
"21000"
0.6
"6747"
"Revised UK child sexual ' consent ' rules provoke <backlash/> "
"applause"
"11000"
0.4
"10883"
"How Kim Jong Un ‘ Baited ’ <Trump/> Into Canceling The North Korea Summit"
"fish"
"21100"
0.8
"2661"
"U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says ' sonic attack ' in China similar to reported <Cuba/> incident"
"hedgehog"
"31100"
1
"6553"
"Dick 's Sporting Goods no longer sells assault-style <rifles/> and raises age to 21"
"baseballs"
"11000"
0.4
"6217"
"Iran Calls Trump 's <Response/> to Attacks ‘ Repugnant ’"
"Assist"
"11000"
0.4
"8825"
"Trump Promises Business Leaders Major Border Tax , <Rule/> Cuts"
"Finger"
"32211"
1.8
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Dataset Summary

This is the task dataset for SemEval-2020 Task 7: Assessing Humor in Edited News Headlines.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

Task Description Page

  • Regression Task: In this task, given the original and the edited headline, the participant is required to predict the mean funniness of the edited headline. Success on this task is typically measured by achieving a low Mean Square Error.
  • Predict the funnier of the two edited headlines: Given the original headline and two edited versions, the participant has to predict which edited version is the funnier of the two. Success on this task is typically measured by achieving a high accuracy.

Languages

English

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

For subtask-1, i.e Given the original and the edited headline, predict the mean funniness of the edited headline.

{
  'id': 1183,
  'original': 'Kushner to visit <Mexico/> following latest trump tirades.',
  'edit': 'therapist',
  'grades': '33332',
  'meanGrade': 2.8
}

For subtask-2, i.e Given the original headline and two edited versions, predict which edited version is the funnier of the two.

{
  'id': 1183,
  'original1': 'Gene Cernan , Last <Astronaut/> on the Moon , Dies at 82',
  'edit1': 'Dancer',
  'grades1': '1113',
  'meanGrade1': 1.2, 
  'original2': 'Gene Cernan , Last Astronaut on the Moon , <Dies/> at 82',
  'edit2': 'impregnated',
  'grades2': '30001',
  'meanGrade2': 0.8, 
  'label': 1 
}

Data Fields

For subtask-1

  • id: Unique identifier of an edited headline.
  • original: The headline with replaced word(s) identified with the </> tag.
  • edit: The new word which replaces the word marked in </> tag in the original field.
  • grades: 'grades' are the concatenation of all the grades by different annotators.
  • mean is the mean of all the judges scores.

For subtask-2

  • id: Unique identifier of an edited headline.
  • original1: The original headline with replaced word(s) identified with </> tag.
  • edit1: The new word which replaces the word marked in </> tag in the original1 field.
  • grades1: The concatenation of all the grades annotated by different annotators for sentence1.
  • meanGrade1 is the mean of all the judges scores for sentence1.
  • original2: The original headline with replaced word(s) identified with </> tag.
  • edit2: The new word which replaces the word marked in </> tag in the original1 field.
  • grades2: The concatenation of all the grades annotated by different annotators for the sentence2.
  • meanGrade2 is the mean of all the judges scores for sentence2.
  • label is 1 if sentence1 is more humourous than sentence2, 2 if sentence 2 is more humorous than sentence1, 0 if both the sentences are equally humorous

Data Splits

Sub Task Train Dev Test Funlines
Subtask-1:Regression 9652 2419 3024 8248
Subtask-2: Funnier headline prediction 9381 2355 2960 1958

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

Crowd-sourced the data by gamifying it as on the website funlines.co. Players rate the headlines on a scale of 0-4. Players are scored based on their editing and rating, and they are ranked on the game’s leaderboard page.

Who are the source language producers?

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Annotations

Annotation process

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Who are the annotators?

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Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Additional Information

Dataset Curators

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Licensing Information

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Citation Information

@article{hossain2019president,
  title={" President Vows to Cut< Taxes> Hair": Dataset and Analysis of Creative Text Editing for Humorous Headlines},
  author={Hossain, Nabil and Krumm, John and Gamon, Michael},
  journal={arXiv preprint arXiv:1906.00274},
  year={2019}
}```

### Contributions

Thanks to [@saradhix](https://github.com/saradhix) for adding this dataset.