Elon Upends, RNC Spends, Don Goes Kitschy, Joe Is Glitchy, Maxine Gets Twitchy

Elon Upends, RNC Spends, Don Goes Kitschy, Joe Is Glitchy, Maxine Gets Twitchy

Welcome to the RedState Weekly Briefing  — where we take a quick look at the week’s most viewed stories in case you missed any of them. Grab a cup of coffee and sit down with this 21st Century Weekend Edition of your favorite (online) publication! Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File #1 – Elon Musk Wrecks…

The tiny shack in rural upstate New York handling sweepstakes for Trump’s $99 digital trading cards

The tiny shack in rural upstate New York handling sweepstakes for Trump’s $99 digital trading cards

Digital trading cards that Donald Trump is selling for $99 feature a gleaming Trump Tower and gold bars – but the company administering the promotional gambit is sorting mail entries out of a one-story building in upstate New York. Trump amped up his promotional machinery this week to hype a ‘MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT,’ which turned out…

Steve Bannon is the latest to turn on Trump after his ‘major announcement’ about superhero NFTs

Steve Bannon is the latest to turn on Trump after his ‘major announcement’ about superhero NFTs

Former Trump White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon said Thursday that he ‘can’t do this anymore,’ following the ex-commander in chief’s ‘MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT’ turning out to be digital trading cards. Bannon, who in October was sentenced to four months in prison following his conviction on contempt of Congress charges, reacted to the anticlimactic reveal on…

Premier League ‘lines up £30m-a-year digital tokens deal with Sorare’

Premier League ‘lines up £30m-a-year digital tokens deal with Sorare’

Premier League ‘lining up £30m-per-year deal with Sorare to sell digital tokens of players such as Erling Haaland and Harry Kane to fans’… with ‘talks to be held with top-flight clubs on Friday to discuss the proposal’ The top-flight will meet with clubs to discuss the potential deal with Sorare A deal with the Paris-based…

Diners are left baffled by $1,000 NFTs that you buy to get preferential restaurant reservations

Diners are left baffled by $1,000 NFTs that you buy to get preferential restaurant reservations

Diners are baffled to learn that people can now buy NFTs for up to $1,000 each simply to gain access to special dining privileges — including preferential reservations — at popular New York City restaurants.    Front of House (FoH), a platform for NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, was launched this spring with the goal of becoming a ‘one-stop-shop…

Tony Stewart’s NFT Collection Is for the Fans

Tony Stewart’s NFT Collection Is for the Fans

Orange Comet Tony Stewart has partnered with Orange Comet for a new NFT collection. On August 23, fans of NASCAR Hall of Famer Tony Stewart and digital collectibles will be able to purchase some unique items. They can purchase NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens) celebrating Stewart’s legacy, which will also come with physical items and one-of-a-kind prizes….

Bella Hadid is selling NFTs of a virtual version of herself

Bella Hadid is selling NFTs of a virtual version of herself

Supermodel Bella Hadid has joined the metaverse with an NFT [Non-Fungible Tokens] collection called CY-B3LLA – featuring artworks based on 3D scans of her body.  Bella, 25, told Reuters she was intrigued by shared virtual world environments and said that she wanted to make ‘cool versions’ of herself after becoming obsessed with video games during the…

Princess Charlene of Monaco shares haunting artwork

Princess Charlene of Monaco shares haunting artwork

Princess Charlene of Monaco sparked fears from fans by sharing a ‘distressing’ piece of art depicting her ‘behind bars’.  The Monaco royal, 44, who shares seven-year-old twins Gabriella and Jacques with husband Prince Albert, 64, shared the digital creation on her Instagram yesterday.  The NFT was created by artist Junaid Sénéchal-Senekal in support of the Princess Charlene…