June 15, 2022

Celebrities Loved Crypto and NFTs. Then the Markets Crashed.

by The Journal.

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Earlier this year, it seemed like celebrities everywhere were promoting cryptocurrency and NFTs. But then, in early May, the markets crashed. WSJ’s Ellen Gamerman explains how celebrities got hooked on crypto in the first place, and how they’re responding now that the value of these assets is plummeting.

Further Reading:

-Reese Witherspoon and Gwyneth Paltrow Push for Crypto Sisterhood 

-NFT Sales Are Flatlining
 

Further Listening:

-How An Art World Outsider Landed a $69 Million Sale 

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