Bitcoin Forum
June 22, 2018, 06:22:19 AM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.16.1  [Torrent]. (New!)
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: 2013-03-26? BBC/NPR segment about bitcoins, reported by MY MOM  (Read 1467 times)
dacoinminster
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1232
Merit: 1002


Rational Exuberance


View Profile WWW
April 01, 2013, 11:20:34 PM
 #1

I don't know what segment she heard, but my mom just emailed me that she heard about bitcoins on her way home from work on NPR. Apparently it was a BBC segment with a bunch of interviews. Anybody know which segment that might be?

For me, bitcoin just crossed another major milestone  Smiley

She's convinced I'm risking jail time by working on next-gen bitcoin protocols, and I'm not totally convinced she is wrong about that.

1529648539
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1529648539

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1529648539
Reply with quote  #2

1529648539
Report to moderator
1529648539
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1529648539

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1529648539
Reply with quote  #2

1529648539
Report to moderator
The World's Betting Exchange

Bet with play money. Win real Bitcoin. 5BTC Prize Fund for World Cup 2018.

Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1529648539
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1529648539

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1529648539
Reply with quote  #2

1529648539
Report to moderator
kiba
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 980
Merit: 1000


View Profile
April 02, 2013, 12:51:21 AM
 #2

DATE? WHERE IS MY PRECIOUS DATE?

thefiniteidea
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 520
Merit: 512


"In Us We Trust"


View Profile
April 02, 2013, 01:00:45 AM
 #3

DATE NEEDED!
DATE!!!!!!!!!!!!! IT NEEDS DATE!!!!!!!!!
DATE? WHERE IS MY PRECIOUS DATE?



hahaha  Cheesy

https://twitter.com/thefiniteidea

14jNCND1PemxxHD17m2gGjScrPHWcVmduP
cbeast
Donator
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1736
Merit: 1000

Let's talk governance, lipstick, and pigs.


View Profile
April 02, 2013, 01:05:25 AM
 #4

DATE? WHERE IS MY PRECIOUS DATE?
Have you tried AdultFinder?  Grin

Any significantly advanced cryptocurrency is indistinguishable from Ponzi Tulips.
BitcoinTate
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 224
Merit: 100


DigiByte Founder


View Profile
April 02, 2013, 01:06:56 AM
 #5

DATE? WHERE IS MY PRECIOUS DATE?
Have you tried AdultFinder?  Grin
lol! There was a Newsnight broadcast not to long ago.

- aka The "DigiMan"
Tirapon
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 896
Merit: 1000



View Profile
April 02, 2013, 04:58:44 AM
 #6

If you're in the UK:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01rl5n9/Newsnight_26_03_2013/

skip to 35 minutes in.
kjlimo
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1792
Merit: 1002


View Profile WWW
April 02, 2013, 05:03:16 AM
 #7

DATE? WHERE IS MY PRECIOUS DATE?

Try reading before posting... he didn't know what the date was...

Coinbase for selling BTCs or Vircurex for trading alt cryptocurrencies like DOGEs
CoinNinja for exploring the blockchain.
PM me with any questions on these sites!  Happy to help!
kiba
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 980
Merit: 1000


View Profile
April 02, 2013, 01:55:00 PM
 #8

DATE? DATE? DATE?

justusranvier
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1400
Merit: 1006



View Profile WWW
April 02, 2013, 01:59:24 PM
 #9

DATE? DATE? DATE?
Why don't you ask to be a moderator in the press section?
BCB
CTG
VIP
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1064
Merit: 1000


BCJ


View Profile
April 02, 2013, 02:02:01 PM
 #10


Currently BBC iPlayer TV programmes are available to play in the UK only, but all BBC iPlayer Radio programmes are available to you.
Lethn
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1540
Merit: 1000



View Profile WWW
April 02, 2013, 02:12:08 PM
 #11

My mum said she heard about Bitcoin on the radio too lol Tongue it seems to be getting well known.
dacoinminster
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1232
Merit: 1002


Rational Exuberance


View Profile WWW
April 02, 2013, 03:20:35 PM
 #12

Thread updated to have a tentative date when the interviews were most likely first broadcast Smiley

Pages: [1]
  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!