No, it isn't playing dead. Boston Dynamics' robo-dog Spot experiences a technical failure at Amazon's Re:Mars conference.
Airman Angie Johnson - Viral Video Star
SSgt Angie Johnson, a vocalist in the Air National Guard's 571st Air Force Band became a viral video star while deployed to Afghanistan when a video of her singing Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" surfaced. That video led her to audition for NBC's "The Voice" where she continues to pursue her dream.