I rarely write about cryptocurrencies. Why? Well, because I’ve always thought they were pretty dumb. They have not been accepted as any kind of medium of exchange, except by the most extreme fringes of society. Their benefits are dwarfed by their inconvenience. They were a fad. And their charts have gone from exhilarating to dead-on-arrival. Compare the moving averages on the left to those on the right. Jimmy’s face says it all.(more…)
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It’s been a while since we considered the freakish pledge of this chap:(more…)
Lord knows the world has been subjected to a mountain of craptastic come-ons from the smarmy world of cryptocurrencies over the past few years……(more…)
On this ridiculously sleepy holiday, let’s take a glance at the wonderful world of cryptos.(more…)
I find this quite interesting: if you look at the period of about November 2017 to August 2018 and compare it to more recent history, they are extremely similar. My conclusion from this is that Bitcoin, in spite of its recent boost, will succumb to weakness again this year, tumbling through six thousand, five thousand, and four thousand dollars.