First Post! December 17, 2019

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Two-time QuakeCon champion is now an Apex Legends pro

It is sad to see the best player in the world turn his back on Quake, but I don't blame him one bit. Apex Legends has sizeable prize pools and Quake Champions is... still in Early Access.

British PM Jaboofer meets with Cabinet

"We need to repay their trust," said the PM.

Popeyes trolls Chick-fil-A with job ad

This add was seen in the Miami Herald. Chick-fil-A is famously closed on Sundays.
This ad was seen in the Miami Herald. Chick-fil-A is famously closed on Sundays.

Free on Sunday? Get em, Popeyes!

US stock market keep hitting all-time highs

Buckle up, folks. This market is going parabolic.
Buckle up, folks. This market is going parabolic.

There is no end in sight, and I am sure this will continue forever. Goldman Sachs is not so sure about that.

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

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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.

From The Chatty
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    December 17, 2019 10:10 AM

    Asif Khan posted a new article, First Post! December 17, 2019

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      December 17, 2019 10:23 AM

      Is the Popeyes chicken sandwich crazed died down enough I could try it? Not even sure where the closest one is but would be up for getting one if it didn’t mean waiting in line for an hour.

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