21 Sep '13, 12am
Wired Deliberately Misleads on Bitcoin: Yellow Journalism?
Hey, thanks for the goodwill man. I’m just pointing out that I disagree with your slant on it. Even if she is saying $.60 a day is possible in watching videos and tapping silly apps, the numbers she quote would still add up to them having to get “occasional donations” in the amount of $4.11 a day. They missed a zero in the math. So they have to hustle $4.641 since a day. You titled your article “YELLOW JOURNALISM” over 53 cents. 53 cents. What can you do in America with 53 cents? honestly. I think it’s awesome that you corrected the math. But she wasn’t saying you could make $60 a day and it’s actually 6 cents. I just think, in this case, it’s a lot more likely that she made an honest mistake about a minuscule amount of money. And that you pouncing on her, over this, is probably not called for. But this is coming from me, I always think the best of people and try to give t...