On ViralNova, a look at the most unusual of monuments found in the most desolate place in the world. I'm using the above picture because I don't want to ruin the surprise from ViralNova.
A friend told me to go to a certain latitude and longitude on Google Maps. When I noticed it seemed to be in the middle of an African desert, I thought he was just sending nonsense. But when I zoomed in, my mind was blown. I noticed a tiny icon that looked like an airplane.
So I did some more research and discovered there?s an incredibly tragic and beautiful story behind it. Here it is, from start to finish.
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|“When automation starts displacing lawyers, accountants and bankers, then we might see some push-back.”|
|“A fraudster poses as an attractive woman and encourages a man to masturbate in front of a webcam.”|
|“The homemade airplane does indeed fly!”|
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|“Semis, not personal cars, are the smartest use of autonomous technology.”|
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|“Facebook has contributed to, and profited from, the erosion of democratic norms in the United States.”|
|“The education industry as a whole is a con.”|
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