Larry David on Super Bowl Ad for Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX: ‘Like an Idiot, I Did It’

Comedian Larry David was self-effacing when asked this week about his infamous Super Bowl commercial for Sam Bankman-Fried’s cryptocurrency exchange FTX, which collapsed months after the ad.

“I asked people, friends of mine who were well-versed in this stuff, ‘Should I do this ad?'” he told the Associated Press in an interview this week. “They said, ‘Yeah, this is totally on the up and up,’ … So, like an idiot, I did it.”

Source: Larry David on Super Bowl Ad for Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX: ‘Like an Idiot, I Did It’