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"Literary Device: A Chatbot Story" -- Part 1 (of 5), 2nd Draft


In the ring, there is no care. There is spit and blood, blows and sweat, round upon round of violence, but there is no care there. One day … One day, in the near future, they will learn the art of unboxing.

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My Unique Home: This house was built by robots in 7 days


Welcome to My Unique House, a weekly video series that profiles the most unconventional homes around the country and their equally interesting owners. Check back next week for another wild story, from a mermaid-inspired bungalow, an old airplane transformed into the ultimate bachelor pad and an entire house dedicated to cats. This Washington, D.C. home is sleek in design, fully soundproof and crafted with the highest-end materials. Oh, and it was built in seven days. John Thompson, co-founder of Prefab Partners and the man behind Farmhouse Modern, explained to AOL Lifestyle how Aerospace Robotic Panelization is leading the way for architecture through the use of robots.

As holidays approach, California unveils new rules on family gatherings, social events

Los Angeles Times

Gatherings that occur outdoors are significantly safer than indoor gatherings. All gatherings must be held outside. Attendees may go inside to use restrooms as long as the restrooms are frequently sanitized. Gatherings may occur in outdoor spaces that are covered by umbrellas, canopies, awnings, roofs, and other shade structures provided that at least three sides of the space (or 75%) are open to the outdoors. A gathering of no more than three households is permitted in a public park or other outdoor space, even if unrelated gatherings of other groups up to three households are also occurring in the same park or other outdoor space.

Jeremy the lefty snail has now been rejected by two other lefty snails

Popular Science

Snails will circle around each other for hours, just gettin' each other revved up for the coital act. They touch tentacles and nibble each other's genital pores before they squoosh up against each other to get into position. It's called a love dart. You might be tempted to think that "love dart" is some kind of euphemism. It is an actual sharp, spiky dart that they shoot at each other.