The silk road stuff really had very little to do with bitcoin - it was a website breaking the law and evading detection using the Tor network, and then the lead guy did some foolish things and got caught. There was no weakness in either bitcoin or Tor that caused any problems for silk road.The FBI seised 144k coins from silk road, and the total market cap is 14.5 million bitcoins so far mined out of the 21M total, so the FBI owned about 1% of all the current coins. The...
8/22/15 at 12:41pm
- will burn in the Fiery Pit of Hell.