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— OnTheBrink (@Brinkster0x) February 19, 2021
NFTs and “appropriated art”
12/ As for the question, "Why the heck would someone pay over half-a-million dollars for a poptart cat?"
for the same reason someone would spend $1.4 million on a piece of shredded Banksy art
beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and someone rich wanted to own it pic.twitter.com/Q1KSjHshCh
— Morning Brew ☕️ (@MorningBrew) February 23, 2021
How to protect artists’ and buyers’ rights?
Open sea pulled the Banksy NFTs: either we just bought the first NFT forgeries (cha Ching) or we are witnessing a Banksy stunt. Either way, people who bought just won. pic.twitter.com/9b5DdbrRpf
— Jonathan walsh (@WalshofWallst) February 20, 2021