14 Aug '12, 12pm

Bitcoin users sue website for losing their money. That's the joke [Obvious]

TheHumanCannonball: I'm amazed anyone actually still deals with bitcoins. It seems like there's two people trying to use it 1) People manipulating it because they can 2) Morons. Am I off base? What's the actual appeal and benefit? Is it preferable for shady business or something? Appeal? How about the fact that the currency isn't tied to any one government. How about the fact that users can transfer it directly to each other securely without having to deal with services like paypal or bank wire transfers that want to take a chunk off the top. As long as you have some kind of a reliable backup system in place there is no reason to use any of the online wallets. And no, it isn't just people using it for stuff like drugs. There are a few ebay style sites that use them, some normal retailers, software sales, etc... It may not be 100% free money but if you are going to leave yo...

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