No, it isn't playing dead. Boston Dynamics' robo-dog Spot experiences a technical failure at Amazon's Re:Mars conference.
The Fighter Pilot's Rite of Passage
Air crews in the southwest Pacific depended on their planes for survival. But flight-time aside, pilots also decorated their aircrafts as a way to escape the stresses of combat. From: FALL OF JAPAN: IN COLOR -- http://bit.ly/1F4Gp3f