Bitcoin Forum
December 07, 2019, 01:15:00 AM *
News: Latest Bitcoin Core release: 0.19.0.1 [Torrent]
 
   Home   Help Search Login Register More  
Pages: « 1 [2]  All
  Print  
Author Topic: The Announcement ;)  (Read 946 times)
NorrisK
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1736
Merit: 1003



View Profile
August 18, 2016, 10:08:55 PM
 #21

Knew from the start that this was just a cry for attention.. And a bad attempt at it too..

The story is just too much and doesn't make sense. Nobody is giving away 600k as a proposal present to someone they met a few months ago, especially after that person starts claiming not to be too tech savvy.. "Wow, so romantic to receive 1000 bitcoin, but what is bitcoin?"

Regarding clicking the links, wouldn't you think the risk of being infected by a malicious ad is much bigger than clicking on a wrong link?
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1575681300
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1575681300

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1575681300
Reply with quote  #2

1575681300
Report to moderator
DOGE12321
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 378
Merit: 250


View Profile
August 18, 2016, 11:36:26 PM
 #22

'Redditors and bitcoin experts alike guessed at numerous explanations for the lottery, which ranged from clumsy money laundering to pure trolling. Either way, many suspected that reckahxfb had simply sent the coins back to himself, using the alias TheTwistedTwo, or to someone he knew under that name (more on this later)'.

That wasn't considered legitimate by anyone on the forum. Even the site that you put on the thread say's that he sent the money back to himself. He probably just created another wallet and transferred it.

Pages: « 1 [2]  All
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!