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Very interesting: Article says that employees of Justin Sun were arrested and held by Chinese authorities until Justin postponed the Warren Buffett lunch. If this is true, that is a huge fact left out of other stories and all crypto supporters should be outraged. There is more to this story.

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Warren Buffett's annual charity lunch has sparked conspiracy theories, public apologies, and arrests on the other side of the world. "It has produced a lot of consequences that I completely did not expect," Justin Sun, the crypto entrepreneur who shelled out $4.6 million to dine with Berkshire Hathaway's boss only to postpone three days before the meal, said in a groveling public apology on Weibo. Sun's rescheduling fueled rumors that he was being held by Chinese authorities over claims of illegal fundraising and other crimes. Several executives at Sun's company, Tron, were briefly detained by Chinese authorities, then released once the lunch was pushed back, according to Bloomberg. Here are six things to know about Justin Sun.

Warren Buffett's annual charity lunch typically consists of a sirloin steak with hash browns, a can of Cherry Coke, and a chat about value investing and the economy.

The billionaire investor couldn't have imagined this year's meal would spark conspiracy theories, public apologies, and arrests on the other side of the world.

"It has produced a lot of consequences that I completely did not expect," Justin Sun, who shelled out $4.6 million to dine with Berkshire Hathaway's boss only to postpone three days before the meal, wrote in a post on his Weibo social media account.

The CEO of Tron, Peiwo, and BitTorrent blamed the rescheduling on a bout of kidney stones. However, Chinese media reported Sun was being held in China over a laundry list of allegations including illegal fundraising, money-laundering, and gambling. He dismissed the claims and broadcast a live video showing he was in a San Francisco high-rise with a view of the Bay Bridge.

Yet hours later, Sun posted a groveling public apology on Weibo. He stated that after a sleepless night of self-reflection, he regretted his "vulgar hype and marketing" of the Buffett lunch and wanted "to deeply apologize t...

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