First Post! October 14, 2019

Sounds like a case of the Mondays, Shacknews. Don't worry, Fortnite will be back!


Hey Shackers! It's Monday, which means it's time to kick off our week here in America. Please take a look.

Fortnite pulls a Cartmanland

Cartmanland Commercial from SouthParkClipFan on Vimeo.

Fortnite Season 10 ended in a blaze of glory, with black holes and a live stream that is still going. Tim Sweeney and Epic Games have gone full Cartmanland with this. Many expect that a Fortnite Chapter 2 will appear tomorrow with a brand-new level.

KK Slider remix of Hey Yeah

The world needs more KK Slider remixes.

China wants more talks before signing trade deal phase one

Trade wars are easy...
Trade wars are easy...

President Trump said that phase one of a trade deal was pretty much done on Friday. Well, it seems like the Chinese would like to talk some more. That has folks on Wall Street concerned about the upcoming tariff hikes in December. I am sure the folks in our daily Trump Dump thread will have lots to say about the ongoing trade war. (Login and turn on political filters to join the conversation)

Happy Thanksgiving, Canada!

Hooray for Canada!
Hooray for Canada!

Thanksgiving comes early to Canada. I hope all of our Canadian Shackers have a great day of feasting, boozing, and watching hockey.

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Lola is the best dog ever.
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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 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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