Persuasion Works When Explaining Bitcoin – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Brooks Lockett, a freelance writer and Bitcoiner who fell down the rabbit hole in 2018.

Have you ever inspired someone to get into Bitcoin? What worked?

Have you ever accidentally repelled someone away from Bitcoin? What didn’t work?

The frustrating reality that 99 out of 100 people on the street still don’t “get” Bitcoin is driving a lot of Bitcoiners to conclude that there is no cure for Cassandra’s Curse other than time and patience. Cassandra’s Curse meaning that — despite the dangerously-close-to-collapse state of the fiat monetary system — the masses still haven’t discovered that a viable solution exists in Bitcoin.