• People are using Hurricane Florence evacuation pickup lines on dating apps - and it's actually working

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    People who are evacuating Hurricane Florence are using storm-themed pickup lines on dating apps.
    It's actually working.
    Claire Tran, a 21-year-old based out of Washington, DC , told INSIDER that she's encountered at least 10 people on Tinder who are escaping the storm.
    Lauren Yeary, a 26-year-old based out of Knoxville, Tennessee, told INSIDER she's matched with several people who are treating their evacuation "like an impromptu vacation."
    People think it's funny, but also bleak.
    It was Wednesday evening when Claire Tran noticed something unusual on Tinder.
    Within an hour of browsing, the...
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  • Insiders are buzzing that Northern Virginia could soon be awarded Amazon's HQ2 as Jeff Bezos makes high-profile visit to Washington, DC

    Insiders are buzzing that Northern Virginia could soon be awarded Amazon's HQ2 as Jeff Bezos makes high-profile visit to Washington, DC

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Washington, DC, area is buzzing with speculation that Northern Virginia could soon land Amazon HQ2.
    Two sources said as much to Business Insider.
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is amid a high-profile trip to Washington, DC.
    The Washington, DC, area is buzzing with speculation that Amazon could soon select Northern Virginia as the location for its highly sought-after second headquarters, two sources told Business Insider.
    Amazon has sought to tamp down on the speculation as the company's CEO Jeff Bezos makes a high-profile visit to the region. Ahead of a major event on Thursday night where Bezos...
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