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What exactly is going on with GameStop? Let's break it down

Like getting Rage Against The Machine to Christmas number one, or Boaty McBoatface, this is organised anarchy at its finest.


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A strange grey man in a suit with a smug grin and arms folded stands in front of a wall of financial stats. An orange arrow fires rapidly upward, invoking the dream of infinite growth. Superimposed over him is one word: "stonks".

Confused? So was everyone else. But herein lies the chaotic energy that inspired thousands of internet Davids to conspire to take down a Wall Street Goliath.

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