Episode 33. Can't stop, won't stop, GameStop! Reddit VS Wall Street

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Today's episode covers the incredible story of how retail investors are taking on billionaire hedge funds. This David vs Goliath story heated up last week and the big wigs on Wallstreet resorted to insanely dirty tactics to try and break the internet army. Some of the topics we cover are: - What is GameStop (00:03:40) - What does it mean to short a stock? (00:08:45) - Dirty/Ilegal tactics that these hedge funds are trying to implement to stop further losses from occurring (00:17:25) - Why this story is resonating with so many millennials (00:27:40) - Aussies were trying to buy $GME stock on the ASX which is actually a mining company πŸ€¦β€β™‚οΈ (00:46:13) #βœ‹πŸ’ŽπŸ€š #πŸš€πŸš€πŸš€ #🦍πŸ’ͺ🦍 #Wejustlikethestock

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