We were brain-storming ideas for injecting some energy into the 888 Brewery Coop. It was on the long drove back from Horsham, the sun had gone down and we were listening to Radio Birdman descend into the maelstrom… and within mere minutes the discussion had gone from community engagement ideas to issuing ICO’s backed by kegs of beer.
So if Godwin’s law states that the probability of comparisons to Hitler rise to 100% the longer an online debate continues (which a study of Reddit discussions seems to confirm), perhaps crypto-currencies offer a greed-driven equivalent. Something like:
There are no more than six-degrees of separation between a good business idea and a get-rich-quick-crypto-currency-backed-ponzi-scheme.