29 Oct '13, 4pm

Someone Bought $27 Worth Of Bitcoin, Forgot About It, Remembered, And Now It's Worth $886,000

Someone Bought $27 Worth Of Bitcoin, Forgot About It, Remembered, And Now It's Worth $886,000

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