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GameStop, Bitcoin and QAnon: How the Wisdom of Crowds Became the Anarchy of the Mob – WSJ

This was the week that the stock market became the stonks market. For those of you unaware, “stonks” is an internet meme, an absurdist play on the word “stock” that’s now almost unavoidable on social media. On Jan. 26, Elon Musk, recently the world’s richest man, tweeted “Gamestonk!!”, and received more than 200,000 likes. It […]