I never knew this kid but its sad to hear that someone that young has to die. I’ve been through some tough times and I just hope that the friends and family of this kid can keep going even though it must seem sometimes like God doesn’t exist. Whether your athiest or whatever, you feel alone sometimes and when stuff like this happens you feel even lonlier and life seems not worth living.
Facebook isn’t alone in cracking down on fake news. As NPR’s David Folkenflik previously reported, a company called Storyful works to authenticate social media content for journalists, so that news outlets can know if what they’re seeing and reporting online is actually true. Storyful helped flag a fake twerking video made by ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel and a hoax video of an eagle snatching a baby in a park..
Then the miscarriages and unemployment. Then a new hope. A new job field. We have some cows at our place out in the country, and one of our dogs, a big black mouth cur, has decided all the calves are her friends. They play tag, running around the bull, they cuddle, and just generally hang out for long periods of time. This is extremely cute and heartwarming..
My personal belief is that certain events in the bible have merit historically, and that certain people actually existed, though the vast majority of the bible is figurative or stories told over and over orally before they got written down, with the stories getting more outlandish every time. Abraham, for example, might have existed in some form or fashion, but the historicity of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob can be confirmed, and it certainly possible they never existed, but a single person was needed to create the narrative of the founding of the Abrahamic faiths. Exodus is pretty widely believed to be a composite..
The more money he gambles the more he will lose over the long run. Its pretty clear OP has a gambling problem. He emptied his entire bank account after losing the cash he brought with him and then went on to take out a fucking loan with high fees and very likely a very high APR in order to continue gambling.
He comes from a prosperous family that also had a small business building cricket bats a common trade in Kashmir. One of his brothers was in jail on charges that he had participated in an insurgent attack last year; another was killed in 2010. Pakistani militants routinely stayed at his home on the way to operations, he said..
Of the drought we had nothing to sell and no money, but family members sent money to help, Mahmoud Abdulsalam, a camel herder who became displaced due to the drought says from Haaro in western Somaliland. In the countryside we use mobile money. Vendors now reporting that the use of mobile payments has increased from around 10 to 20% a year ago to nearer 50% now, the technology is fast becoming the preferred way to make transactions in tiny Somaliland, a country with a minuscule economy and where camel is the largest export.