20 Creepy True Stories To Read In The Dark Tonight

Chrissy Stockton Updated September 22, 2019 By Lucas Pezeta The man in the bunny costume When I was younger I used to live by the woods and could see a cemetery from my back porch. One Easter I remember waking up and seeing the Easter bunny (one of those terrifying costumes) and what really gets me is I remember smelling the wet hay. When I woke up I didn’t tell anyone, but there was an extra Easter egg in my house that my parents didn’t hide. Years later when I was in high school I asked my parents if they ever dressed up like the Easter bunny and came into our room, they said they would never go through so …

Facebook has acquired Servicefriend, which builds hybrid chatbots, for Calibra customer service

As Facebook prepares to launch its new cryptocurrency Libra in 2020, it’s putting the pieces in place to help it run. In one of the latest developments, it has acquired Servicefriend, a startup that built bots — chat clients for messaging apps based on artificial intelligence — to help customer service teams, TechCrunch has confirmed. The news was first reported in Israel, where Servicefriend is based, after one of its investors, Roberto Singler, alerted local publication The Marker about the deal. We reached out to Ido Arad, one of the co-founders of the company, who referred our questions to a team at Facebook. Facebook then confirmed the acquisition with an Apple-like non-specific statement: “We acquire smaller tech companies from time …

China Trade Negotiators Cut U.S. Trip Short After Trump Says He Doesn’t Need A Deal Now

Donald Trump said Friday he really doesn’t need a trade pact until after the 2020 presidential election. stocks took a hit. tour farms next week in Montana and Nebraska where China’s retaliatory tariffs on soybeans and pork have hurt farmers. But they suddenly canceled the visits to head home early, CNBC reported. Trump also insisted The U.S. trade representative’s office issued a statement characterizing the two days of talks as “productive” and said higher-level talks will take place as planned next month. request of U.S. businesses, Reuters reported. exclude imports of U.S. soybeans, pork and other farm goods from additional tariffs. Download Join HuffPost Plus Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

20 People From Math Problems That You Probably Never Thought Youd See In Real Life

Joe bought 500 apples for 1 dollar each and 400 bananas for 2 dollars each to make a huge fruit salad because he was feeling incredibly hungry that day. How much did Joe end up spending at the Incredibly Expensive Fruit Shop in total? We’re all used to seeing similar math problems pop up in school. However, what if we were to tell you that these people who buy huge quantities of things aren’t just a figment of the imagination of somebody who prints math textbooks. These people are, in fact, real. They live among us. Your neighbor might be one. Bored Panda compiled this list of people with math problems who were spotted in the wild. So get ready …

Fans of China’s own ‘Loch Ness monster’ deflated as beast turns out to be airbag

Pictures and video of a huge snake-like object in the Yangtze river viewed tens of millions of times online A mysterious long, black object that was captured on video in the Yangtze river, and ended up captivating China with theories of its own Loch Ness monster, has been revealed as 20 metre-long industrial airbag. Grainy footage showing what appeared to be a long black sea creature slithering among the waves near the Three Gorges Dam in Hubei province circulated widely on Chinese social media. On Weibo, the video and a discussion thread about it has been viewed more than 32m times since it emerged on Friday. The video was covered by most major media, including the party paper Beijing Youth …

Apple Programmed Siri to Deflect Questions About Feminism | Betches

I hate to be the one to tell you this, but much like every frat guy you’ve ever met, Siri has been programmed to not talk about feminism. According to the Guardian, around 2018 an internal program at Apple aimed to rewrite how Siri would respond to “controversial” subjects such as the #MeToo Movement and feminism. People working on the project were advised to find ways for Siri to answer these questions by either not engaging, deflecting the question, or providing a neutral answer. Okay, Siri, who do you think you are, Robert Mueller at a confirmation hearing? However, even if this program was meant to avoid controversy, its approach ignores some major truths. Feminism exists, and simply avoiding using …

Dont Settle For Love At First Sight, Find A Love That Takes Time

Megan Minutillo Updated September 18, 2019 Troy Freyee Megan Minutillo Updated September 18, 2019 Troy Freyee I hope you fall in love. I hope you fall deeply, madly and wonderfully, and hopelessly in love. But I hope you don’t rush it, either. I hope you don’t try to make it move faster than it should. I hope you take your time on the journey towards your everlasting love. I hope you carve out minutes of your day to uncover and discover the beautiful things about your beloved that you cannot see with the naked eye. I hope you find out what makes them laugh, and then I hope you fall in love more deeply with every giggle of their laughter. …

Conservative activists pressure McConnell on election security

(CNN)Conservative activists are calling on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to support funding to upgrade voting machines across the country that critics argue are out of date and insecure. Norquist said he supports a version of the Secure Elections Act, a bipartisan bill introduced last year by members of the Senate Intelligence Committee, though it’s yet to be reintroduced this year. While generally considered less stringent than other election security bills, the Secure Elections Act would motivate states to replace all-digital voting machines by appropriating funds for replacements only if the money would go toward equipment that relies on paper ballots. Democrats largely place the blame on McConnell, a Kentucky Republican who has refused to pick up various election security …

Fernando Ricksen: Ex-Rangers player dies aged 43 after battle with motor neurone disease

(CNN)Former Rangers player Fernando Ricksen has passed away at the age of 43 following a battle with motor neurone disease. “It’s very sad news for everyone connected with Rangers and, more importantly, his young family,” Rangers coach Steven Gerrard told a news conference Wednesday. “So on behalf of the club I would like to pay tribute. He was fantastic player and he had a decorated career. “He played with his heart on his sleeve, he was that type, and that was epitomized when he was taken ill in 2013. I think he was given 18 months to live at the time and he has fought ever so hard up to this point. “That sums up the character, the warrior type …

Kevin Hart Sued For $60 Million By Woman Allegedly Involved In Sex Tape Extortion Scandal – Perez Hilton

Kevin Hart‘s legal troubles just got a few million times more complicated… 60 million, to be exact. The comedian is being sued by Montia Sabbag, the woman at the center of The 40-year-old Hart, who is busy still recovering from a scary car accident that occurred over Labor Day weekend, has not yet responded to a request for comment. As you may recall, back in 2017, the Night School star abruptly posted a video to his Instagram page claiming someone was attempting to extort him over a sexually suggestive video clip. The tape in question involved Hart and Sabbag, in a hotel room in Las Vegas. Soon thereafter, Hart’s former friend Jonathan Todd Jackson was arrested and charged with extortion, though he has denied …