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How a Street Artist Fresh Out of Jail Made $200 Million Off Facebook’s Stock

There are certain people in society who live life on the edge — the kind of people who just say, “Fuck it.” David Choe, an urban street artist, is one of those people.

In 2003, Choe received a letter from billionaire Sean Parker, Napster founder and Facebook investor, who at the time was a complete stranger. Parker told Choe that he was a huge fan of his work and that he wanted a painting. In a 2012 interview with Howard Stern, Choe recounted: