'Hotshot passerby' Mark Zuckerberg makes way into CCTV documentary


Mark Zuckerberg, second from right, and his then-girlfriend Priscilla Chan make an unlikely appearance in a CCTV documentary.

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has played the role of a "passerby" in a documentary by Chinese state-run broadcaster CCTV, according to Hong Kong's Ming Pao.

Zuckerberg was spotted in the fourth episode of a documentary — Chinese Police — recently run in CCTV. He and Priscilla Chan, now his wife, were smiling behind two police officers, seeming to have accidentally stridden onto the scene. They were later called "hotshot passersby" by Chinese internet users.

Zuckerberg and Chan traveled to Shanghai in March, and are believed to have accidentally found their way into the shot. Zuckerberg only appears for three seconds in the scene.

Their coincidental turn as extras in the fourth episode of Chinese Police was first spotted by China Smack, a popular Chinese blog.

The short clip has since attracted plenty of attention online.

Ironically, the founder of Facebook — which is banned in China — enters the scene as a police officer confesses that "the police force is seriously inadequate" in the age of the internet.

Priscilla Chan, the new Mrs Zuckerberg, wore a $4,700 gown designed by Los Angeles-based designer Claire Pettibone when the couple exchanged vows in California recently


Mark and Priscilla walking down the street in Palo Alto, October 2010

Mark and Priscilla in the summer of 2011

 

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Aeroflot fired the employee for aggressive Twitter post about recent Superjet crash


Russian-made aircraft Superjet-100-95 crashed during a demonstration flight near Jakarta on May 9


On May, 11 flight attendant of the Aeroflot company Ekaterina Solovieva was fired after the company found her tweet with a grim joke comment about the crash of Russian airliner Sukhoi Superjet-100 in Indonesia. Company had put a reference to the dismissal order on the official Twitter page of the company.




Currently, Solovieva’s tweet was removed, but the blogs section of Russian search engine Yandex kept a reference to her post "A Superjet collapsed? Hahaha! Shit-machine! It is a pity the plane was not the Aeroflot’s one, it would be one less for company to fly, and maybe they would sell them back to someone. " The author of the post acknowledged that she "loves black humor."

Head of Press Service of "Aeroflot" Irina Dannenberg explained to Russian newspaper Vedomosti that the company found it impossible to cooperate with the flight attendant, wishing death to passengers and crew. According to her, the author of the tweet was not difficult to find — the company knew that the account 4katrin belonged to Solovieva.


Aeroflot fired the employee for aggressive Twitter post about recent Superjet crash

 

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Time breastfeeding cover sparks controversy



The cover of the latest Time magazine illustrates a story about 72-year-old pediatrician Dr. William Sears with a photo of a nearly 4-year-old boy standing and suckling at the breast of his 26-year-old mother.

Headline: "Are you mom enough?"

The story discusses Sears’ support of attachment parenting, a controversial approach to child development that promotes practices such as baby wearing (carrying a baby close in a slinglike cloth carrier), co-sleeping and, of course, breast-feeding.

The cover photo of Jamie Lynne Grumet, a slender California blonde, gazing at the camera nearly expressionless with her preschool-aged son perched at her bosom rocketed through social media circles on Thursday, with screeds, pleas and jokes in tow. Commenters are weighing in on all sides of related issues - parental rights, child advocacy and media sensationalism, to name a few.

"Time magazine" spent much of the day as a trending topic on Twitter and as a hot search on Google. The cover was also the talk of morning shows such as ABC’s "The View" and MSNBC’s "Morning Joe," where Time Editor-in-Chief Rick Stengel discussed the story and Sears.

"He wants you to spend every waking moment, and pretty much every sleeping moment, with your baby," Stengel said.

"What about Octomom or the Duggars?" "The View" co-host Joy Behar quipped. "Are they supposed to sleep with all their children?"

Nancy Mohrbacher, an officer with the Chicago Area Breastfeeding Coalition, said the cover has sparked the wrong questions.

"The question is not are you mom enough, but is our culture family friendly enough," Mohrbacher said. "The question is not how should we parent, but how do we support and value parenting in our society."

"One of the reasons there can be a conflict with attachment parenting in our culture is we don’t have family-friendly environments. It’s not part of our culture. We’re expected to have a strict dichotomy between family and the rest of our lives."

But is the Time cover attempting to promote those conversations, or just trying to stand out at a tough time for magazines? Or both?

"The point of a cover is to get your attention," Stengel said on MSNBC, "and this gets your attention."

 

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Bank gave unemployed woman €18 million by mistake

Bank gave unemployed woman €18 million by mistake

An unemployed single mother with just 35 cents became a multi-millionaire for a few hours after her bank mistakenly deposited over €18m into her account. When Laura Hughes (32) from Athenry, Co Galway, checked her Ulster Bank account on Thursday morning to see if she had received her carer's allowance for her disabled son, she was left lost for words when she realised she had €18,099, 425.99 in 'available funds'. "I nearly died," said the mother of two young sons. "Before I went to bed on Wednesday night I had 35c in my account, but when I checked on Thursday morning I thought I was seeing things. First I thought it was €18,500 but I quickly realised I had over €18m in the bank," she said. "I don't work, I'm a full-time carer to my two kids aged seven and four.

"I rang all my family straight away to tell them and I just assumed it was an error. I have internet banking on my phone and I kept checking to see if I still had the money. Then as a test I decided to transfer €9,000 from that account into another account, just to see if it would work. I started to really panic when it worked and everyone was telling me to run off and spend it." Overwhelmed by her newfound wealth, Ms Hughes decided to splash out on a new Nissan Micra car, and spent the morning test driving a number of flashy motors. "I actually went into a Nissan dealership in Galway to buy a car worth €8,950 and I was so close to going through with it. I had visited two other dealerships before that. I have a battered car at the moment with no windows in it and it's falling to bits.


"I've been saving for a car for years and I was so tempted, you have no idea. But my gut instinct wouldn't let me do it." Her wealth was short-lived, however, as the bank immediately shut down her account once they learnt of their costly blunder. "The money was in my account for five hours. I went in to see somebody in the bank but they said they didn't have time to see me. But when I told her what it was about she ran off to get the manager and he immediately freaked out. They kept me there for about an hour trying to figure out what was going on and how it happened - they were completely panicked. The bank told me it was simply human error. One of their employees opened up an overdraft facility for me of €20m.

"My youngest boy, Shay, is four and has autism. Cian is seven today and I bought him a go-kart. I keep thinking of all the things I could have bought him if I had all those millions in the bank. It was a nice dream while it lasted!" Banking expert Thomas O'Malley, from McDowell Purcell solicitors, says that had Laura gone off on a spending spree, she would have been liable to repay the money in full. "That money was not hers, it was clearly an error. There was no intention to pass ownership of the money to her so on that principal she didn't have title to the money. If she had spent any of it she would have had difficulties and the bank would have been entitled to come after her," he said.



Bank gives €200 million to man by mistake


Man allowed to keep interest from €200 million bank error


A German man whose bank mistakenly gave him €200 million has been told he can keep the €12,000 interest earned while it was “resting in his account” overnight. The man, named only as Michael H., sold shares last April for €20,000 – but his online bank, Comdirect, accidentally put €200 million into his account.

Michael H. swiftly transferred €10 million of it into his current account in a different bank. And although Comdirect successfully clawed back all the €200 million, it demanded €12,000 on top – 14.4 percent interest on the money he moved.

The district court in Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein, ruled on Thursday that Comdirect should repay the man the €12,000 – plus the interest it accrued over the last year. But the bank – which is owned by Commerzbank – is going to appeal. “People who want to use money that does not belong to them generally have to pay interest," a bank spokesman said.

“That is the same for everyone. We only implemented normal procedures – it was nothing more than correct protocol.” Michael H. admitted it was fun to be a multimillionaire for a moment, but now regrets moving the money. “It would have been better if I had done nothing.”



What would you do if Bank accidently credit Millions into your account?
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Inform the Bank the Error
Do nothing
Pray that the money is always there
Transfer the money
Go on long Holiday


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La Pascualita - The Corpse Bride of Mexico

La Pascualita or Little Pascuala is a bridal mannequin that has “lived” in a store window in Chihuahua, Mexico for the past 75 years. That is quite a long time for a bridal gown shop to retain a mannequin, but then the dummy has a rather strange history behind it. According to an urban legend, La Pascualita isn’t a dummy at all, but the perfectly preserved corpse of the previous owner’s daughter.


For years, the story of La Pascualita has been drawing loads of visitors, including media personalities, from all over Mexico to Chihuahua. Now, people from South America, the US and Europe have also started paying visits to the corpse bride. People smudge their noses up against the shop window, staring at the dummy, trying to figure out if she is real or not. They are taken in by her mesmerizing gaze and realistic-looking features. Most people walk away convinced that she has to be real.








 

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How about a male bra?

Male bra – also known as a compression bra, compression vest, Manoobie holder, Gynecomastia vest, Manssiere or Bro – refers to brassieres that are worn by men.


New revolutionaly invention has appear on Japanese market, called Male Bra. It’s well known that Japanese people keep shocking the rest of the world with weird and bizarre inventions for a long time. This time they got to far. I mean, Really? Who will wear something like this? Even better question. Why would anyone wear something like this? This question will probably stay unanswered until some of us ask someone who actually is wearing male bra. Until then, we can only be shocked with this “invention”.




Additionally, some male athletes may choose to wear a sports bra under their shirts in order to prevent a common medical condition called jogger's nipple, also known as nipple chafing. This condition is caused by excessive rubbing of wet (sweat soaked) material over one's nipples. The condition often very painful, and can be prevented by wearing a sports bra.

 

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