10 Reasons Bitcoin is the Myspace of Money and What Might Save it
(Forbes) I was just on a panel on the future of payments. One of the other speakers was a Bitcoin disciple. It’s like inviting a PETA protester to judge a hot dog eating contest – expect a jihad that consumes the room. What is it about Bitcoin that turns otherwise normal professionals into apostles?
In case you haven’t heard, Bitcoin is the sexiest thing on the world currency scene. If The Da Vinci Code knocked up World of Warcraft, Bitcoin would be their baby – and Alex Jones its nanny. Supermodels will literally eat out of your hand once you flash some BTC at KFC. Except, you can’t … yet. Or likely, ever. Here are my thoughts on why Bitcoin is a zombie dressed up like Paul Revere – with one tiny hope of reanimation. Regardless, this un-dead revolutionary will have profound implications for the future of money.