08 Nov '13, 3pm

Here's What Happens If You Criticize Bitcoin

Here's What Happens If You Criticize Bitcoin

The other day I argued that Bitcoins were fundamentally valueless . I won't repeat the argument here, but I thought it would be worth pointing out what kind of reaction I got. Max Keiser said it would be good if I committed suicide in public. Max Keiser One guy called me Joe WeisenF- and then perhaps intimated that I be killed? Twitter A guy on a Bitcoin message board is trying to turn me into a meme. Bitcointalk Some people are really excited about rubbing this into my face. Bitcointalk Someone on Reddit said this, which I don't understand. Reddit Anyway, this is just a small sampling of message boards, my Twitter responses, and my email inbox over the last day. Just remember: One hallmark of a bubble is angry, religious fanatacism over the asset of choice.

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