Litecoin's Charlie Lee to Join Tron's Justin Sun For “Crypto Power Lunch” With Warren Buffett

Earlier this month we reported a story about Justin Sun, TRON’s founder Justin Sun winning a bid for charity lunch with Warren Buffet for an astonishing $4,567,888.

According to Bloomberg, the winner is allowed to bring seven friends with him for lunch. The lunch will take place at Smith & Wollensky steakhouse in New York City. Buffett has held the charity lunch auction for the past 20 years. In the year 2000, the winning bid was just $25,000. Sun’s bid this year set a new all-time record.

Now, Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin has agreed to join him for the lunch.

Lee was grateful for the opportunity and said:

“Thanks Justin! I'm excited about this opportunity to meet a legend.”

Regarding the meeting, Sun knows he won’t be able to convince Buffett on cryptos but he hopes to have a productive discussion anyways.

“It might be unrealistic to convince Warren Buffett, just in three hours, to buy cryptocurrencies. But we want to show him the recent progress of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.”

Sun had invited CZ earlier for the lunch, however, he declined to cite that the travel from China is way too long. He even took a sharp dig at the investment Kingpin, stating that Warren Buffett is having a $4.5 million lunch “funded by rat poison.”

This is an ingenious marketing stunt by Sun worth more than $5million he paid. Sun’s name has been plastered all over the mainstream news for it. While the tone of the reporting may be of incredulity and perhaps even scorn, his name has appeared in the same sentence as Buffett’s in every single article.

Buffett has come under criticism recently for his underperformance of the S&P500 over the past 10 years, in spite of handsome outperformance for the previous 30, and for having totally missed the tech boom.

Get Free Email Updates!

*Action* Enter Best Email to Get Trending Crypto News & Bitcoin Market Updates

I will never give away, trade or sell your email address. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Sritanshu Sinha
Sritanshu Sinha
Sritanshu has a keen interest in emerging technologies, startups and economic anthropology. He holds the view that cryptocurrencies are the best bet humanity has got to push the world towards a borderless economy.

[Alert] Use the author's self-conducted information at your own risk, do you own research, never invest more than you are willing to lose.

[Disclosure] The published news and content on BitcoinExchangeGuide should never be used or taken as financial investment advice. Understand trading cryptocurrencies is a very high-risk activity which can result in significant losses. Editorial Policy \\ Investment Disclaimer

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

3,511FansLike
2,795FollowersFollow
4,274FollowersFollow

Live Bitcoin Price & Latest BTC Charts

Today's Latest Crypto News

Coinbase and Circle Consortium's USDC Stablecoin is Now Integrated on Solana Blockchain

The Center announced today Solana blockchain as an official Chain for its USDC stablecoin. As an expansion of the “fully-reserved and regulated digital dollar stablecoin,”...

Ethereum Classic & IOHK Team Up to Find Solutions to Prevent 51% Attacks On The Blockchain

The Ethereum Classic Cooperative development team partners with Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK) to counter the numerous 51% attacks on the Ethereum Classic...

OKEx Exchange Resumes P2P Fiat Trading for Chinese Yuan, Indian Rupee, & Vietnamese Dong

Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced on Wednesday that it is resuming peer-to-peer (P2P) trading for CNY, INR, and VND fiat pairs from today at 12:00...

SEC Proposes $5 Million Settlement in Kik’s $100 Million Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for KIN

Kik Interactive, the embattled Canadian messaging startup, seems to have finally reached a settlement deal with the SEC regarding its illegal ICO back in...

First UK Public Listed Company, Mode Global Holdings, Converts 10% of Cash Reserves into Bitcoin

What started with public listed company MicroStrategy has now become a movement as more and more companies continue to join the ranks. This month, after...

BitcoinExchangeGuide is a hyper-active daily crypto news portal with care in cultivating the cryptocurrency culture with community contributors who help rewrite the bold future of blockchain finance. Subscribe on Google News, see the mission, authors, editorial links policy, investment disclaimer, privacy policy. Got News? Contact us, we are human too. Note: nothing here is financial advice, do your own research thoroughly.

Start Using Crypto Today