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Weekend Discussion - December 1, 2019

Oh no, it's December 2019. How did that happen? Hurry up and read this Weekend Discussion before Sunday comes to an end!


Hey Shacknews, it's time for Sunday Edition of Weekend Discussion. Let's officially kick off our day of posting. Please take a look.


Baby Yoda memes are where it is at on the Internet these days. I am not even watching the mandarin oranges show, but I am collecting all of these dank memes.

Finance Shack - Buffett's Berkshire has $128 billion of cash on hand

This CNBC article highlights the high P/E and P/S ratios of the S&P 500. I find it interesting that the S&P 500 Index's price-to-sales ratio is sitting at the highest levels since the early 2000s. Something to keep an eye on, for sure. Buffett said in a recent annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders that “prices are sky-high for businesses possessing decent long-term prospects.” 

Footage of Sanic going too fast at the 1993 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Sanic, no!!!!!


The Browns are in Pittsburgh to play the Steelers. I am sure it will be a clean game... Head over to our NFL mega thread on the Shacknews Chatty to talk trash, complain about instant reply, or cry about your Fantasy Football team.

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There you have it, Shacknews. Your Sunday Edition of Weekend Discussion for December 1, 2019. Please consider subscribing to Shacknews Mercury to support our site for as little as $1/month. Here is a photo of Lola to brighten your day.

Lola is the best dog.
Lola is the best dog.

What are you up to this weekend? Let us know in the Shacknews Chatty comment thread below.


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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