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Lord Mar

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I'm traveling abroad and wasn't paying attention. It went back up 1.3k$, I know....but I fully expect it to go back down again soon. I want to buy lower than 7k per BTC. We shall see.
Big swing eh?
 

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Don’t understand why you’re getting so defensive of it

It’s not for everyone. All I said was I don’t understand how it’s a safe haven. I understand that isn’t how you’re viewing it. I’m just giving my opinion because I find it interesting to discuss. I just started trading options which has been a hoot and a half in itself
This isn’t defensive. This is trolling you idiots. If you don’t understand why it’s a safe haven, probably should have looked into that thousands of dollars ago, meaning any time yesterday or before. Don’t worry, you can come around later, once it’s more broadly accepted. A cautious approach. Measured.

PS - other absurdly cool projects waaaaaaay more exciting than BTC and undervalued too.
 

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I made 15 grand but wish this bounce would have waited one more week.
 
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This isn’t defensive. This is trolling you idiots. If you don’t understand why it’s a safe haven, probably should have looked into that thousands of dollars ago, meaning any time yesterday or before. Don’t worry, you can come around later, once it’s more broadly accepted. A cautious approach. Measured.

PS - other absurdly cool projects waaaaaaay more exciting than BTC and undervalued too.
Dagg I love you but I have no idea what you’re talking about

just let me write my call options on 58% implied vols in peace
 

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What's going on? It's been pretty flat for 2 years
Not really the last chance - but I'm just forecasting it to start entering and staying in 5 digit realm. Looks like it went up several hundred the last day...which isn't exactly abnormal.
 

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Not really the last chance - but I'm just forecasting it to start entering and staying in 5 digit realm. Looks like it went up several hundred the last day...which isn't exactly abnormal.
Why do you see it going on a big run? I am just curious. I have a little, but not much. Just seems like a lot of people have become disillusioned with it.
 

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Why do you see it going on a big run? I am just curious. I have a little, but not much. Just seems like a lot of people have become disillusioned with it.
I guess I can't give you a scientific reason - just a feeling.

The blockchain technology is starting to become useful for people and business. The words Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, and blockchain are starting to become more of a household term now. I also think worldly affairs (especially financial and sociopolitical, etc) will play a roll in the next few years.

This is still in its infancy. Many believe it will approach 6 and 7 figures at some point (i.e. less than 10 years). Many believe it is inevitably the next step in the form of a cashless society and a revolt against central banking. You also have people who believe it is evil, is another tool that the so-called elite will utilize to enslave people, it's worthless (you can't even argue that anymore), etc.
 

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I guess I can't give you a scientific reason - just a feeling.

The blockchain technology is starting to become useful for people and business. The words Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, and blockchain are starting to become more of a household term now. I also think worldly affairs (especially financial and sociopolitical, etc) will play a roll in the next few years.

This is still in its infancy. Many believe it will approach 6 and 7 figures at some point (i.e. less than 10 years).
I guess I feel the opposite. I think more people see it as a scam when before it was a promising new technology? Maybe all the scam stuff is mostly overwith. I dunno
 

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I guess I feel the opposite. I think more people see it as a scam when before it was a promising new technology? Maybe all the scam stuff is mostly overwith. I dunno
There's plenty of people who try to use it as a scam, and/or see it as a scam. I highly doubt many people truly understand blockchain technology (including myself).

People are making money off of cryptocurrency and trading, there's no doubt about that.
 

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