In what’s being characterised as a bid “to boost funds for a brand new laptop computer,” Robert “Hunter” Biden was reportedly noticed making an attempt to promote NFTs on the Venice Seaside boardwalk in Los Angeles. The son of sitting President Joe Biden was shirtless, making him simple to establish attributable to his distinctive again tattoo.
“It’s good shit, at a good value,” stated Biden, referring to a blanket arrange on the boardwalk. Organized on the blanket have been a number of SpongeBob Squarepants memes, printed on paper earlier within the day at an area FedEx Kinko’s. When requested to outline what an NFT is, Biden gnashed his veneers for a couple of minutes, earlier than stressing his file of sincere enterprise dealings and clarifying that the actual NFTs have been “within the cloud,” whereas gesturing vaguely on the clouds overhead.
It was unclear whether or not Biden had a allow to promote on Venice Seaside, however he indicated a willingness to simply accept different types of foreign money, together with bitcoin, or a seat on the board of a overseas vitality firm.
In some ways, NFTs signify an important alternative for the disgraced politician’s son, whose enterprise dealings have been a supply of controversy for the higher a part of a decade. Very like Hunter Biden, NFTs have a rabid cohort of individuals obsessive about them, although they’re mainly silly, lack normal which means, and are a hapless product of late-stage capitalism at its worst. Biden claims he’s contemplating endorsement offers to develop his enterprise, however the presents made to him by “huge NFT” require him to put on a shirt (and pants), so he has to this point declined.