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RIP to the NFT's? Well, this is unexpected.....
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RIP to the NFT's? Well, this is unexpected.....

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May 25, 2022, 11:07 AM

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/they-spent-a-fortune-on-pictures-of-apes-and-cats-do-they-regret-it/ar-AAXHTUa


I know the purpose of NFT's. And in the classical art world, with priceless paintings, they can be a great way to establish ownership. But for pictures of squirrels? Apes? ###? If you have a NFT of a .jpg picture, let's say, and it's a famous picture, then there may be millions of copies on the internet. Anyone can have one. What would make having the NFT for that picture have any added value to anyone? Everyone can already save a copy of the same picture. There is no trademark or usage rights established by NFT's. It just means you "own" it, the "original". But there's still 23 million copies all over the internet, and everyone can right-click and save as. And then someone has the SAME picture saved that someone else paid $1 million for the NFT or whatever.

Just never sold on the fad....

If it's a tangible item you can possess, then a NFT can have some value. But for digital pictures, what does it add?

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Tough times create strong men.
Strong men create easy times.
Easy times create weak men.
Weak men create tough times.


I always took it to be analogous to cryptocurrency

[2]
May 25, 2022, 11:11 AM

and don't most tie back to a cryptocurrency blockchain?

I get the concept, but never messed with them.

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I see a purpose

[2]
May 25, 2022, 11:13 AM

Just not for digital stuff.

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Tough times create strong men.
Strong men create easy times.
Easy times create weak men.
Weak men create tough times.


I guess their purpose was for a few people

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May 25, 2022, 11:19 AM

to rip off some people real quick like. If these things aren't trademarked or anything and "owning" the NFT doesn't even make it so you can stop someone from using it, then just what is the point?

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They are though, through the blockchain, right?

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May 25, 2022, 11:21 AM

I mean I can take a picture of a dollar, too..that doesn't mean I can spend it

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That's my understanding, is proof of ownership is documented

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May 25, 2022, 11:26 AM

on the blockchain. I can maybe see it being useful for property titles and things like that, but never got NFT craze in it's current form.

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Re: RIP to the NFT's? Well, this is unexpected.....

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May 25, 2022, 11:42 AM

A lot of popular nfts were manipulated to an extreme via wash trading, many wash-traded their nfts over 800 times, baking fake volume in to influence naive investors that they were legit purchases. Mostly pump and dump.

The best NFTs to invest in will be unique identity and domains via platforms like ENS, real estate, hotel rooms, and parametric insurance.

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TIL I am stupid

[4]
May 25, 2022, 11:46 AM

because that made absolutely no sense to me.

Or you just Billy Madison'd us all.


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glad I'm not the only who fails to grasp this trend

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May 25, 2022, 12:09 PM

and that's what I think this stuff is, a trend that will one day be a segment on a "Relivin' the 2020"s" pop TV show. This is looking more and more like today's "Beanie Babies".

Everything is valuable if you can find a buyer.
But the opposite is also true.

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I’m here to help

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May 25, 2022, 12:39 PM

Pump and dump is a term similar to one night stand. Bring home some sweet ##### for a few hours fun, then leave her on the curb crying as you move on to the next one.

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Re: TIL I am stupid


May 25, 2022, 1:37 PM

Lol, I guess you should stick to things you can understand..... like wheat futures.

https://hyperallergic.com/709796/some-artists-collectors-are-pumping-up-their-nft-prices-study-finds/


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or try hotel nfts


May 25, 2022, 1:39 PM

it really isn't that complicated...I mean... even WSJ has caught on

https://www.wsj.com/articles/hotels-using-nfts-to-create-a-stubhub-for-lodging-reservations-11653393601?mod=tech_featst_pos1

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Re: RIP to the NFT's? Well, this is unexpected.....

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May 25, 2022, 11:50 AM



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Re: RIP to the NFT's? Well, this is unexpected.....

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May 25, 2022, 11:49 AM

My thoughts about NFTs and Crypto… if you’re dumb enough to spend money on a jpeg of a monkey or something called diarrheacoin, you deserve to lose every cent of it. It’s like credit default swapping but for incels.

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diarrheacoin...now that's something I HAVE to have.***

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May 25, 2022, 11:50 AM



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Re: diarrheacoin...now that's something I HAVE to have.***

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May 25, 2022, 11:52 AM

https://www.livecoinwatch.com/price/DiarrheaCoin-DIAH


Nows the time to strike, buy the dip

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Thank you for making my day.

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May 25, 2022, 11:57 AM

I thought you totally made that up.




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Re: Thank you for making my day.

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May 25, 2022, 11:59 AM

In its defense, diarrheacoin is the most liquid asset you can buy

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I would buy $10 of that right now if it were on

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May 25, 2022, 12:01 PM

exchanges just to say I owned some.

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Great liquidity, and it seems to go on runs more than

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May 25, 2022, 1:04 PM

other crypto.

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WHEN ITS VALUE IS A-DROPPIN AND YOU FEEL

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May 25, 2022, 11:53 AM

SOMETHING SLOPPIN DIARRHEACOIN..DIARRHEACOIN

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When it's going up the charts and you feel a nasty

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May 25, 2022, 11:58 AM

shart DIARRHEACOIN..DIARRHEACOIN

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When you're spending like a kaiser and your

[3]
May 25, 2022, 12:06 PM

bottom is a geyser DIARRHEACOIN..DIARRHEACOIN

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When you're rolling like a Rockafella and

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May 25, 2022, 12:19 PM

your stool is really loose and yella DIARRHEACOIN..DIARRHEACOIN

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Saw an ad in TIME


May 25, 2022, 1:28 PM

For Unicoin. And it had a unicorn as a logo. And a bunch of mug shots of supposedly notable people from something called Unicorn Hunters who were apparently launching it and how you should get on board.

If "notable" people can just fabricate "currency" out of thing air and people are dumb enough to invest in it/get taken by these notable people, they deserve everything that comes to them.

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There are few things in this world actually worth investing

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May 25, 2022, 12:11 PM

in...those being weapons, ammo, shelf-stable foods, water filters, gas masks, Geiger counters, sturdy boots, and rope.

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and diarrheacoin***

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May 25, 2022, 12:16 PM



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You forgot feminized marijuana seeds

[3]
May 25, 2022, 12:28 PM

Nobody wants to survive the apocalypse if they can't have a little quality reefer.

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Funeral homes and liquor stores. Recession proof and

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May 25, 2022, 1:01 PM

Pandemic proof.

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Tough times create strong men.
Strong men create easy times.
Easy times create weak men.
Weak men create tough times.


Good to own both.

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May 25, 2022, 1:33 PM

If you're really good at running a liquor store, it can directly feed your funeral business.

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