The Comic-Con Experience in Brazil may have been a major event for superhero fans. Nevertheless, fans of the horror genre had something to look forward to as well at the event. Fans of The Conjuring franchise have been eagerly waiting for its next installment which is the third Conjuring film. At the CCXP, the title of the film was revealed to be The Devil Made Me Do It. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It – only in theaters September 2020. #TheConjuring pic.twitter.com/zrRJ0ua5ZZ — The Conjuring (@TheConjuring) December 8, 2019 This title would make complete sense to most fans as it resonates with the plot of the film as revealed by WB and James Wan earlier. The film's official synopsis is, "The Devil Made Me Do It reveals a chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, … [Read more...] about Title for The Conjuring 3 Revealed at Comic-Con Experience In Brazil
Storm Atiyah has made landfall, with winds hitting speeds of up to 80mph (130km/h). Earlier on Sunday a "status red" wind warning was issued by Met Éireann for County Kerry.Extreme caution is advised, especially in coastal areas and on high ground.ESB Networks has said its crews have dealt with several thousand power outages across the Republic of Ireland. Irish broadcaster RTÉ reports that the south-west area is the worst affected.The "status red" warning for Kerry was in place from 16:00 to 19:00 local time on Sunday. It is now under a "status orange" wind warning.Kerry County Council has reported a number of incidents following the "status red" wind warning.It said a tree fell on a car near Mountcoal Cross on the N69. Met Éireann said there was a possibility of coastal flooding due to a combination of high seas and a storm surge.Northern Ireland weather forecastA number of flights from Cork Airport were cancelled while there was also disruption at Shannon Airport. … [Read more...] about Storm Atiyah: Power outages and parks closed
British actress Tilda Swinton presents the Etoile d'Or to Colombian director Nicolas Rincon Gille. — AFP/VNA Photo MARRAKESH — Colombian director Nicolas Rincon Gille's Valley of Souls, the story of a father's solitary search for the bodies of his murdered sons, won top prize on Saturday at the Marrakesh film festival. It follows the journey of Jose, who comes home from a night of fishing to discover that paramilitaries have killed his two sons and dumped their bodies in the river. So he sets off in a canoe to try to find their bodies and give them a proper burial. Marrakesh's 18th annual festival was attended by top cinema stars such as Harvey Keitel, Marion Cotillard, Tilda Swinton and Robert Redford, who received a lifetime achievement award. Toby Wallace won Best Actor for his role in the Australian comedy Babyteeth, directed by Shannon Murphy. Nichola Burley and Roxanne Scrimshaw shared the Best Actress prize for British comedy Lynn + Lucy, directed by Fyzal … [Read more...] about ‘Valley of Souls’ triumphs at Marrakesh film festival
Source: May Hill Design with support from Templeton World Charity Foundation and Now You Know Media In discussions of AI ethics, there’s a lot of talk of designing “ethical” algorithms, those that produce behaviors we like. People have variously called for software that treats people fairly, that avoids violating privacy, that cedes to humanity decisions about who should live and die. But what about AI that benefits humans’ morality, our own capacity to behave virtuously? That’s the subject of a talk on “AI and Moral Self-Cultivation” given last week by Shannon Vallor, a philosopher at Santa Clara University who studies technology and ethics. The talk was part of a meeting on “Character, Social Connections and Flourishing in the 21st Century,” hosted by Templeton World Charity Foundation, in Nassau, The Bahamas. (Full disclosure: I was the invited respondent for Vallor’s talk, providing commentary and facilitating … [Read more...] about Can Artificial Intelligence Increase Our Morality?
A four-year-old girl and four of her family members have been left injured after they were attacked by a ‘rabid’ bobcat at an Alabama camp site. The victims, aged between four and 63, were staying at the Shannon Campgrounds in Mount Graham when they encountered the aggressive creature at 7:30pm on Sunday evening. In a news release the Graham County Sheriff’s Office revealed that the little girl was attacked first by the cat, spurring her family members to kick, hit and pull at the animal in an attempted to get it off of her. One of the victims, 34-year-old Tyler Ray described to deputies how he was ‘rolling on the ground with the bobcat’ at one stage, at the cat continues to try and attack the girl. The victims, aged between four and 63, were staying at the Shannon Campgrounds in Mount Graham when they encountered the aggressive creature at 7:30pm on Sunday evening In a news release the Graham County Sheriff’s Office revealed that the little girl … [Read more...] about Family of five, including 4-year-old girl, are viciously attacked by a ‘rabid bobcat’ at an Arizona campground leaving them covered in scratches and bite-marks