Big news across the pond in Yankville for you Brits out there. A copy of the American Constitution was being auctioned off at Sotheby’s, and a group of
attention seekers crypto thought leaders decided to pull together funds to buy it. That’s right. ConstitutionDAO crowdfunded upwards of 40 million USD (about 29.6 million quid) to purchase a copy of the U.S. constitution. One wonders how many of the 17,437 people who contributed funds thought they were purchasing fractional ownership of the infamous document. They weren’t.
The six-minute instruction video telling people how to
throw their hard-earned money away donate to this amazing cause included use of a platform called Juicebox. When the below popup gets displayed, they were instructed to click “I Understand.” And don’t ask any questions, got it?
When it came time to donate money to the cause, people were…