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My roundup of this week’s news for 9/16/23
First on-air painting by Bob Ross priced at $10 million. Someone will have a happy little wallet.
Most unusual pet insurance claims awards.
Alien corpse shown to Mexican Congress looks surprisingly like paper mache piñata.
How long it takes for a social channel to grow 100 million users.
Sam Bankman-Fried has poor wifi access in jail so he feels he should be Sam Bankman-Freed.
America has a run on laxatives (sorry, had to) that’s leaving them in short supply.
Cops confuse yoga class for mass murder scene. Who hasn’t done that?
FOR THE RECORD
New World Record: Woman hulas eight flaming hoops at once.
Land world speed record broken—for a Cockatoo riding a scooter.
AI AND ROBOTICS
IRS uses AI to catch rich tax cheats.
Coke uses AI to concoct a future cola. And apparently the future is full of artificial sweeteners.
School installs robot surrogates in classroom for homebound students.
Lawmakers and Tech giants finally meet on regulating AI. And AI probably already wrote a book about it.
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