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I Threw $1,304 Into That Stonks Game Because Why Not

I Threw $1,304 Into That Stonks Game Because Why Not

My partner and I spent $US1000 ($1,304) on a game yesterday. We didn’t spend it on Pokémon cards, or Fortnite V-bucks, or decide to become whales in Genshin Impact. But, at my insistence, we combined some funds, downloaded the Robinhood trading app, and bought some stock.

Today In Unexpected Headlines: Gamer Saves Old Man From Burning Home

Today In Unexpected Headlines: Gamer Saves Old Man From Burning Home

Alright. Every time games get blamed, tangentially, for some idiot criminal’s behaviour, everyone makes the rhetorical argument the local news never calls out the tangential gaming interests of a good samaritan. Well, rub your eyes and stand corrected: A gamer is being called a hero for saving an old man…