Jack Dorsey, the billionaire co-founder and CEO of Twitter, a man who stans bitcoin right on his Twitter bio, is attempting to sell his very first tweet as an NFT — a digital good that lives on the Ethereum blockchain.
You’re probably familiar with the famous tweet, “just setting up my twttr”:
just setting up my twttr
— jack (@jack) March 21, 2006
Despite the fact that this tweet has been publicly available as a free digital item to look at whenever anybody wanted for nearly 15 years, Dorsey is now trying to sell it as an NFT, or “non-fungible token,” through a platform called Valuables.
— jack (@jack) March 6, 2021
As you would rightly expect, bidding is already north of $80K.
What does “buying” this…