Logan Paul has been mocked for carrying a Pokemon card that he estimated was worth $1 million round his neck to his bout with Floyd Mayweather – and his opponent opted for a cap bearing the brand of grownup content material platform OnlyFans.
Baffled viewers requested what Paul was selling as he was noticed sporting the extraordinarily uncommon first version depiction of a Charizard animation from the online game, which has spun off right into a extremely profitable buying and selling card collection that the YouTube loudmouth has described as a greater funding than luxurious automobiles.
Lady-loving boxing nice Mayweather, in the meantime, selected a cap branded with the image of the subscription platform, which is synonymous with fashions producing racey content material and was utilized by the veteran to explain his enterprise, ‘Girl Collection’, as “the best strip club in Las Vegas” forward of his eight-round exhibition with Paul.
“Floyd really walked into that sh*t with a leather OnlyFans snapback,” boggled one viewer, as others identified that Paul had paid $150,000 for the card – small change in the scheme of what he sees as a sound enterprise resolution made earlier than a payday in which he’s thought to have earned round $20 million.
did paul simply flash a charizard? we live in hell.
— jason c. (@netw3rk) June 7, 2021
“Did paul just flash a Charizard?” requested a much less impressed observer. “We live in hell.”
Internet sensation Paul produced a YouTube video in regards to the card for his huge viewers of greater than 23 million subscribers final 12 months, incomes greater than 10 million views as he documented his journey to efficiently discount with the person who beforehand owned the card, named as Gary.
Visiting Vegas with a stack of money, Paul admitted on the time that the escapade was “kind of embarrassing”.
He has since produced additional movies claiming that he has spent greater than $2 million on the playing cards and opening a field of them that he mentioned was worth $1 million by itself.
Speaking after his stunt showdown with unbeaten Mayweather, precocious Paul referred to as the card “my prized possession”.
“I mean now, sh*t – this is a million-dollar card, baby,” the 26-year-old speculated.
“This is the card I walked out [with] to the Floyd Mayweather fight. This is a million-dollar card.
“It’s one of three in the world. It is my prized possession.
“Ever since I got this graded at a ten, the momentum in my life has been crazy. It’s my good luck charm.”
solely in the 2020’s would you see this. Complete joke, grown man holding a Pokemon card earlier than a “boxing” match smh
— x43 (4 3) (@0x43414D) June 7, 2021
Notoriously cash-hungry Mayweather additionally used his post-fight feedback to debate his style for monetary manifestation.
“Legalized bank robbing – I’m the best,” he defined, reflecting on an evening when he raked in a staggering sum of money whereas barely breaking sweat.
“I changed my name from ‘Pretty Boy Floyd’ to ‘Money Mayweather’. I started making money.”