[ExI] Silence in the sky-but why?

Mike Dougherty msd001 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 1 02:44:15 UTC 2013

On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 7:59 PM, Kelly Anderson <kellycoinguy at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 12:47 PM, John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Sep 27, 2013  Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org> wrote:
>> If it's all hopeless then what's the point of blabbing about it? Let us
>> enjoy the little time we have left! And I still haven't heard if you've
>> accepted my bet about the shortage of uranium, remember $1000 can buy a lot
>> of cans of beans that will come in handy after the apocalypse.
> Perhaps if you bet $1000 worth of gold at today's prices, or $1000 worth
> of today's Bitcoin you'll get a bite... :-)  Since everything is going to
> hell, $1000 may only buy ONE can of beans after the apocalypse.
Maybe they should cut out the squabbling over "storage of value" in
arbitrary currency and just bet directly in beans.  (or cans of beans if
one is extremely confident)  I guess we'll have to figure some exchange
rate from USD->BTC->PAB.  It'll be interesting because demand for Post
Apocalypse Bean supplies goes way up just as the exchanges for BTC cease to
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