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First Post! October 16, 2019

It's time to officially kick off our day of posts here at Shacknews. Please take a look.


Good morning, Shacknews! It's time for the First Post! Let's officially kick off the day of posting here. Please take a look.

What's Fortnite? - Lady Gaga

Yesterday, pop superstar Lady Gaga asked the Internet about Fortnite, err Fortnight. Hard to not love the innocence of the question. Fortnite Chapter 2 hit consoles and PCs yesterday after a couple of days on hiatus.

Not enough Bidoof

I have been doing First Post! and Evening Reading for about a week, and there has been a severe lack of Bidoof in these articles. 

More Bidoof!
More Bidoof!

The 11foot8 bridge returns!

An excavator crashed into the Internet famous bridge. Thanks to Arcanum for bringing this to my attention with their Shacknews Chatty thread.

Democratic Presidential Debate in Columbus

The most important question facing the state of Ohio wasn't even mentioned during the debate last night.
The most important question facing the state of Ohio wasn't even mentioned during the debate last night.

It was quite dissappointing that the most important topic for Ohio voters wasn't even brought up during the three-hour debate in Columbus, Ohio last night. How would you fix the Browns? I am sure the Shackers posting to our massive daily Trump Dump Chatty thread have some opinions on the debate. (Login and turn on political filters to see that mega thread)

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Lola is the best!
Lola is the best!

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Asif Khan is the Luminary 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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