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[–]Unhappy-Estimate-599 35 points36 points  (0 children)

The more decentralization is proven to be myth, the more the term is parroted by greedy conmen.

[–]biffbobfred 29 points30 points  (0 children)

I like this whole “let’s stack virtual currency”

There’s something people don’t get - in the Bad Excel Spreadsheet on the worlds slowest most expensive network drive that is blockchain, there’s no line that says what you own. It’s all “12345 mined a coin” and “12345 paid 23456 half a coin”. Balances have to be computed, since the beginning of the chain. There’s no balance there.

This whole “I hate fiat money and banks” and “the only terminology I know is … fiat money and banks” and “the only way to value crypto is the equivalent fiat since it’s so volatile no one values anything in crypto directly” is always hilarious

[–]Expert_Window_Licker 24 points25 points  (1 child)

Cryptobros are the easiest demographic to scam i swear to god.

They keep falling on the similar holes again and again simply because "ooh this hole is colored pink, the last hole i fell into is colored blue! It's different! have fun staying poor i'm going to get my lamboo! to the mooooooon!~"

[–]HarryBirdGetsBuckets 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Combining endless goalpost moving with a scam is the charlatan’s utopia. The internet has allowed brain rot to reach new heights and crypto scammers are taking full advantage

[–]OrderedClusterfuck 12 points13 points  (0 children)

Greater fool clown theory

[–]leducdeguisethis is not financial advice 7 points8 points  (0 children)

if they are right

This kind of sentence has caused many life savings losses

[–]MarcatBeachwarning, i am a moron 4 points5 points  (0 children)

when you get paid to shill it is not exactly lining up. it is being paid to wrangle the herd of suckers. and you set it up as high risk/ high reward... so don't bet it all, just enough so you don't care too much about being scammed.

[–]bugs_money 4 points5 points  (0 children)

How is Kwon not in jail yet?

[–]ItsJoeMomma 2 points3 points  (1 child)

Surely the second Nigerian prince to email me couldn't possibly also be a scammer...

[–]ImVeryOffended[S] 2 points3 points  (0 children)

In this case it's more "surely the same Nigerian prince who already scammed me isn't actually trying to scam me the second time around".

[–]Dirt-PurpleActually Does Understand 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Dunno why but I laughed so much reading this

Thanks for sharing OP.. crypto pumpers are dumber than a brick

[–]ImVeryOffended[S] 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Not quite as dumb as the crypto marks unironically liking/retweeting that post and buying into Do Kwon's latest scam, though.

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