The ongoing Coinye West saga to a turn with for the surreal today, with the creators of the cryptocurrency seemingly taking a leaf out of South Park’s book in responding to Kanye’s cease and desist order.
The creators have accused Kanye’s lawyers of engaging in scare tactics, and have updated the coin to represent a “half-man-half-fish hybrid who is wearing sunglasses”.
At first I didn’t know what to make of Coinye West, but now it seems clear it is all just an epic attempt to troll Kanye – and it looks to be working.
Here’s Kanye as a ‘gay fish’ on South Park, for the uninitiated:
Kanye was known to be not too pleased with the ‘fish sticks’ episode on South Park, so this new iteration of Coinye West in inspired – if the aim is to piss the rapper off.