Evening Reading - October 12, 2019

It's time to go night night, Shacknews. First, check out some things to read.


Hey Shackers, it is Saturday night, so here's a nice and quick Evening Reading. Please take a look.

RIP Robert Forster

Sad news yesterday, actor Robert Forster has passed away at age 78. He was known for his role in Jackie Brown, but most recently was in the Breaking Bad movie El Camino. 

Eluid Kipchoge runs marathon in under 2 hours

That's certainly one way to do it for Shacknews. Kipochoge's sub-two-hour marathon time is just nutso.

EDM DJ Zedd banned from China for liking a South Park tweet

China could use some of Dr. Zoidberg's butthurt cream.
China could use some of Dr. Zoidberg's butthurt cream.

Be careful, Shackers. You too could be banned from China for liking South Park.

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Asif Khan is the CEO and majority shareholder of Shacknews. He began his career in video game journalism as a freelancer in 2001 for Tendobox.com. Asif is a CPA and was formerly an investment adviser representative. After much success in his own personal investments, he retired from his day job in financial services and is currently focused on new private investments. His favorite PC game of all time is Duke Nukem 3D, and he is an unapologetic fan of most things Nintendo. Asif first frequented the Shack when it was sCary's Shugashack to find all things Quake. When he is not immersed in investments or gaming he is a purveyor of fine electronic music. Asif also has an irrational love of Cleveland sports.

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