A number of conservative figures are pushing cryptocurrency coins based on the popular “let’s go Brandon” chant.
Political pundit Candace Owens and Ryan Fournier, founder of Students for Trump, are among the high profile names to promote separate “Let’s go Brandon” crypto coins.
On Wednesday, Owens tweeted that she is “finally into crypto” while tweeting that she is backing a Let’s Go Brandon coin trading under the name $LGB.
According to Coinbase, one $LGB coin is currently worth $0.000001, with its value rising by more than 37 percent over the past seven days.
On November 11, Hedge fund manager James Koutoulas tweeted that he made a donation of $25,000 worth of the Let’s Go Brandon coin to Aquanauts Adaptive, a dive therapy program for veterans with disabilities.
“Happy to announce my 2nd donation of 25k USD worth of @LGBcoin_io to Aquanauts Adaptive @SCUBAPrograms who provide dive therapy programs to veterans with disabilities. Incredible group of people near and dear to my heart,” Koutoulas wrote.
Last week, Fournier shared a link from to right-wing media outlet The Post Millennial another Let’s Go Brandon coin, who say they donate money to veterans charities as more people invest in the currency
The second “Let’s Go Brandon” coin is currently trading under the currency name $FJB—an apparent abbreviation of “f**k Joe…