Heir to Sex Pistols memorabilia has burned $6 million in archival treasure

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We get it, Joe Corré. You’re very punk. 

Son of designer Vivienne Westwood and Sex Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren, Corré spent Saturday doing something so anti-punk that arguably, it’s punk again.

He reportedly burned £5 million ($6.24 million) in memorabilia on the river Thames, London.

And you guessed it; not everyone on social media was impressed with the statement-making exercise that marked the 40th anniversary of “Anarchy in the U.K.“ 

From accusations of privileged wastefulness to criticism of the environmental damage such a stunt might cause, critics thought the whole thing very foolish.  Read more…

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Source: Mashable

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