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What your explaination for those creepy laughing-for-no-reason Amazon Echos?

  • Haunted electronics.
  • Bad coding.
  • Really good coding.
  • It's the manifestation of Amazon laughing all the way to the bank.
  • It's probably just a weird advertising campaign. There's no such thing as bad publicity, plus who wouldn't want a listening and laughing device in their homes?

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