First Post! February 26, 2020

Hey Shackers, it's your First Post!


Hey Shacknews, it's time for First Post! Let's officially kick off our day of posting. Please take a look.

Ars Technica's Sam Machkovech turns to a life of crime

These folks are true innovators and I look forward to their next robbery.

Mega Ran playing a show at PAX East 2020

Support my friend if you are in Boston this week for PAX.

A for effort, doggo

This is a great Internet video, but that dog did not get the job.

Trihex banned for streaming the Democratic Debate muted with subtitles

Free Trihex!

In case you missed it at Shacknews:

The Shack Smash SXSW 2020 Hype Train boards here!
The Shack Smash SXSW 2020 Hype Train boards here!

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

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


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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    February 26, 2020 8:30 AM

    Asif Khan posted a new article, First Post! February 26, 2020

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      February 26, 2020 9:04 AM

      I like how there’s a fake fire hydrant in the service dog training room. Testing to see if guide pup will become distracted?

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      February 26, 2020 9:27 AM

      yeah, do something explicating forbidden in the TOC, get banned, and complain about it. No, let's not free him and let him learn his lesson for a bit.

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