Do you remember a story about sending a payment with a commission of $23 million? Some people even suggested that this could be a new way of money laundering.
Fortunately for the sender, the commission paid to the miner was returned by reaching an agreement with the miner. And as compensation, he received 50ETH, which are now absolutely owned by him.
This post explains how this could have happened and why EIP-1559 transactions can’t eliminate the possibility of someone overpaying for a transaction.