27 Dec '14, 2am

Apparently The Bitcoin Bowl Is A Real Thing That's Happening Right Now

When I first heard about the Bitcoin Bowl , I assumed it was a joke, or maybe a weird startup publicity stunt. It turns out that yes, the Bitcoin Bowl is promoting BitPay , a Bitcoin-processing startup — but it’s also real college football game that’s underway as I write this on Friday evening. Yes, one day you’ll be able to tell your kids about the very first Bitcoin-sponsored football game. And I’m guessing they’ll just roll their eyes at you, either because this kind of thing has become ubiquitous, or because they have no freaking idea what Bitcoin is. Anyway, here in the present, I’ve been following some of the conversation around the game via the #bitcoinbowl hashtag , which presents a nice mix of sports commentary and Bitcoin jokes. I also checked out the official website for, ahem, the “Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl,” which mostly looks like your run-of-the-mill colle...

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Slight exaggeration of the Bitcoin Bowl's turf.

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