"Russ, you're not understanding the point, which regards a unit of account -- the metric that provides the stability necessary to make something useful as currency rather than "subject to the madness of the crowds". This is…"
"Dear Satoshi. Your dox, passwords and IP addresses are being sold on the darknet. Apparently you didn't configure Tor properly and your IP leaked when you used your email account sometime in 2010. You are not safe. You need to get out of where…"
"Dear Mr. Nakamoto, may I just add a special thank you for your contributions to the Bitcoin protocol of the Internet and the future of money and financial information sharing.
Your concept of "a distributed decentralized public…"
"Hello Mr. N,I am Shannon, the Recruiter. I have a client who wishes to retain your services. This is a short term contract [<3 weeks]; all correspondence, work, and payment to be done with anonymity [of course]. The terms are and currencies are…"
"The value of a currency is inherently subject to the madness of crowds. Value is relative, not absolute, stop thinking in 19th century economic ideas. Diamonds are not inherently more valuable than water.
No, the real problem with bitcoin is that it…"