Quote Originally Posted by EdSawyer View Post
bitcoin is hardly a currency. more like a speculative gamble. When it crashes (and it will) it will crash hard to zero. redeem any bitcoins you have as soon as you get them, IMNHSO.
And how is this gamble different than US currency? Nothing is backed anymore, it's all made up...

Everyone should watch "In Time" the movie, it's an OK movie but the parallels to real life are accurate and if you extrapolate you have one of those realization moments... Either way it's worth seeing.