This comment is the best thing here. What’s going on in Illinois doesn’t have much to do with a devaluing currency, and the oil price example is pretty far off target.
“Blablabla Bitcoin 4evuh. The author made not one valid point that wasn’t already obvious. Here is one important question for the author: Are you fully compliant with your taxes? When your 2017 1040 tax form comes out and has a box that says “do you now or have you ever owned bitcoin. If yes attach a schedule 666-ass-rape for each of your bitcoin transactions.”