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MemeMoney: Citadel’s Ken Griffin just spent $43.2 million on schadenfreude — and he also got a copy of the U.S. Constitution

In just a matter of days, a hastily organized yet scrappily efficacious band of crypto enthusiasts managed to combine the galvanizing forces of the “meme stock” and cryptocurrency movements to crowdfund more than $40 million and acquire a super-rare copy of the U.S. Constitution, using it as a symbol of how decentralized finance can empower the little guy against Wall Street billionaires.

On Thursday, the most-hated of those Wall Street billionaires outbid them, spending $43.2 million on a purchase that is so steeped in levels…

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