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Evening Reading - August 3, 2020

It's August. It's also night time in America, which means it is time for Shacknews Evening Reading.


Hey Shacknews, it's time for Evening Reading. Let's officially close out our day of posting. Please take a look.

In case you missed it at Shacknews:

And now... Other Stuff From The Internet!!!


I missed basketball.

Falcon Punch!

Remember F-Zero?

WWE/Cat Content

Nice video, Internet.

Nintendo, it's LEGO now!

I ordered it this weekend.

Fun with webcams and Animal Crossing: New Horizons

What a silly and fun thing to do.

Pong in Astroneer?

What a time to be alive.

I want to play this video game

We are in the middle of another wave of skateboarding video games, but Skate Story looks super cool!

Hero of Time

Can't wait for Fall Guys to launch!

Rest in peace, William English

William English was heavily involved in the creation of the computer mouse, and was part of the team behind "The Mother of All Demos." He passed away last week at the age of 91, but his death was only made public over the weekend. Thanks to Masem for bringing this news story to my attention with his Shacknews Chatty thread.

There you have it, Shacknews. Your Evening Reading for August 3, 2020. 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 night.

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

What are you up to tonight? 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.

From The Chatty
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