Regardless of scaring off Twitter’s advertisers weeks after his buy of the platform, Elon Musk has managed to maintain some fanboys on lock, particularly within the cryptocurrency world. In truth, the crypto firm EGTPRO — which stands for Elon Goat Token — so needs Musk’s consideration that it raised $600,000 from the “tremendous followers” of the entrepreneur and constructed him a statue depicting his head on the physique of a goat using a rocket.
“Elon GOAT Token has actually stepped exterior the field and did one thing no different Crypto mission has dared to do,” EGTPRO stated on its web site. “We constructed Elon Musk a $600,000 monument on the again of a semi trailer in honor of his many accomplishments and dedication to Cryptocurrency!” In accordance with Fascinating Engineering, the mission was designed by Danny Wang and constructed by Canadian metallic sculptors Kevin Stone and Michelle Stone over a 9 month interval. Musk’s head alone is six ft tall, which in all probability isn’t meant to be a touch upon the tech bro’s sense of self.
EGTPRO defined on its web site that the weird reward is “greater than a meme” and is an try and carry consideration to the Arizona-based firm itself. The enterprise will head to Tesla’s Gigafactory in Austin, Texas on November twenty sixth to current the monument to Musk, with hopes that his acceptance of the reward will carry the group into the nationwide crypto highlight.
“We imagine that Elon’s potential acceptance of this biblical sized reward may catapult $EGT into the limelight and speed up its varied initiatives,” the corporate stated. In accordance with its web site, EGTPRO is the primary cryptocurrency pockets that caters to service provider processing, so rather a lot is probably going using on Musk’s seal of approval.
Musk formally purchased Twitter in October and has since fired its prime executives, misplaced tons of advertisers, and impressed of us to tweet the N-word 500% extra. Tesla’s inventory worth has additionally dropped dramatically since Musk formally turned related to the hen app, costing him $100 billion to date this yr.