The judge in his trial heard about his “Blinky Blinkies” — a form of currency similar to the Internet-based currency Bitcoin —
Haha, love it. Bitcoin is now deemed to be known widely enough that it can be used in a comparison like this without Bitcoin itself requiring further definition! Remember that one year ago Bitcoin had mostly only been known to Slashdot readers and This Week in Tech / Steve Gibson viewers.
I'm just imagining the progress in another twelve months!
because security guards testified that he was throwing them to a crowd of students when he was arrested.
Someone must have video of that on their mobile phone. Classic!
Anyone willing to sell their Blinky Blink?