CNN is putting out misleading and biased information about cryptocurrency

I thought I would raise awareness of this issue with the community.

CNN does not appreciate cryptocurrency. They have gone to such a degree as to put misleading point of views on their front page.

One point I would like to make is that CNN may be trying to make cryptocurrency and Bitcoin look like "fool's gold", just plain silly. In every single Bitcoin/crypto article published by CNN I have read, they have almost always brought up "TrumpCoin" and "PotCoin". And you know that marijuana is a drug perceived by the public akin to heroine/coke and, well, CNN just doesn't like Trump.

They also like to report more dumps that happen in the Bitcoin charts. Today, they published a "I invested in Bitcoin and I lost all my money" article again. It's just infuriating.

https://money.cnn.com/2018/09/11/investing/bitcoin-crash-victim/index.html

On a personal note, look at the thumbnail.

https://imgur.com/a/3WEikzp

That's the basic Binance chart that loads when you go into "Advanced" charts. What is this guy doing, charting online on Binance? lol

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Putting the cigg money in bitcoins

Been bitcoin lurking since 2011 and done the good old 'naah, it'll probably crash, no point buying' at every single ATH since. Finally unfudged myself and got in a couple months ago. And what a fun, sexy time it has been!

Anyway, I also found out that it is a great and reeeally motiving way of quitting smoking. I used to smoke for around 10 euros a day (a pack is quite expensive here).

So i put it in the magic internet money instead. It really adds up fast: 10 x 7 x 52 = almost 4000 euros a year.

If the bitcoin rally continues, then great. I could use a couple of years on a yacht sipping pina coladas down the line. If bitcoin crashes and burns horribly, no problem. I'd still be just as poor and a slave to the man, but hopefully cancer free and with way better breath.

This turned in to a bit of a rant, but keep up the good work and HODL. Love the forum!

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