GameStop is a wild ride – but it’s no revolution

There are few stories as wild as the sudden surge in GameStop’s stock price. Only two weeks ago, it was priced at $19 before sky rocketing as high as $470 per share. The internet is full of people proclaiming this as some kind of revolution, as if ordinary people are standing up to the establishment. Unfortunately, this is not a social movement, it’s a get-rich-quick scheme.

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How do you say “Happy New Year” in Esperanto?

At first glance, it looks like an ordinary congress held every year to celebrate the New Year. During the day participants attend various talks and play games, and during the night they party at concerts. But there is one important difference. Everything, from the group discussions on social issues to the late night flirting over drinks, is done through the language of Esperanto. The participants are here to party, but also to promote a language few have even heard of.

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