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Cryptocurrency

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    The Senate Hates Facebook’s CryptocurrencyA show of bipartisan dislike characterized today’s Banking Committee hearings on Libra. Facebook might be okay with that.
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    Stephen Moore’s New Crypto Start-up Is Dumb Even by Crypto Start-up StandardsThe conservative commentator and failed Fed nominee’s business partner describes the plan, such as it is.
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    Facebook’s New Competition: The U.S. DollarFacebook just introduced Libra, a new cryptocurrency designed to blow up the global financial system.
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    Rick Santorum Is Getting Into Bitcoin for CatholicsIt should have been called “Vaticoin,” if you ask me.
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    Goatse Is Now a Cryptocurrency StuntThe site cribs from the Million Dollar Homepage playbook to rake in Ethereum cryptocurrency.
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    Bath Salts to Bitcoin: John McAfee’s Bizarre Crypto HustleHow the early internet guru turned international fugitive became crypto’s spokesman.
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    Bitcoin Criminal Escapes Prison, Flees on Plane With Prime MinisterHe managed to get out of prison and make it to Sweden.
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    How to Make $6,500 by Pretending to Be Elon Musk on TwitterIt pays to be @elonnmuusk.
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    A Blockchain-for-Vegetables Start-up Website Was Replaced With the Word ‘Penis’This week’s weirdest cryptocurrency scam doesn’t even appear to have made money.
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    Katy Perry Is Into Cryptocurrency NowJust keep hodling.
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    The Rise and Fall of BitConnect, the Sketchiest Crypto ExchangeEven in the somewhat shady world of cryptocurrency, BitConnect stood out as being particularly sketchball.
  12. Kentucky Is the First State to Enact Medicaid Work RequirementsThe state estimates that the change will result in 95,000 fewer people on Medicaid.
  13. Miami Bitcoin Conference No Longer Accepting Bitcoin PaymentThe cryptocurrency is too much of a pain.
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    The Pickax Sellers of the Bitcoin Gold RushThere’s money to be made in bitcoin, even if you don’t own any.
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    Google Chrome Extension ‘Archive Poster’ Secretly Mined CryptocurrencyA Chrome extension was covertly using users’ computers to mine for the cryptocurrency monero.
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    What Does It Mean If I’m Hodling My Shitcoins? A Glossary of Bitcoin SlangFrom hodl to DYOR to shitcoin, every word you need to know to fake your way through a bitcoin conversation.
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    How Bitcoin Got Here: A Mostly Complete Timeline of Bitcoin’s Highs and LowsFrom the infamous 10,000-bitcoin pizza delivery to the pre-Christmas roller-coaster ride.
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    6 People on How They Spent Their Bitcoin FortunesRent, student loans, private-school tuition, designer furniture — and, yes, a special blue laser.
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    What It’s Like to (Almost) Become a Cryptocurrency MillionaireIn search of “brownstone money” on the cryptocurrency roller coaster.
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    Where Can I Actually Spend Bitcoin in New York City?From bodegas to pizza joints to Montessori schools, here’s where you can actually spend your bitcoin (if you dare).
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    Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?Here, our super-simplified explanation — and what to know about the cryptocraze roller coaster.
  22. Bitcoin Is Plunging! Bitcoin Is Plunging!Nobody could have possibly seen this coming, except almost every expert.
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    The Great Bitcoin Freak-out Is Generating Some Great Freak-outsThoughts and prayers.
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    You Probably Helped Someone Make Thousands While Watching BillionsA cryptocurrency miner was briefly embedded on Showtime’s websites.
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    Ethereum Is the Hottest New Currency (and Also Maybe the Future of the Internet)Why Ethereum is (potentially) bigger than bitcoin.
  26. The 5 Stages of Bitcoin GriefDenial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance on the crypto-currency message boards.
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    Shibes Decline to Discuss Net Worth at Dogecoin PartySo amaze. Wow.
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    Inside the Bitcoin Bubble: A Q&A With BitInstant’s Stressed-Out CEO“I haven’t gotten any sleep.”