Bitcoin has always had its naysayers. From the day it was born in January of 2009, some people have refused to become BTC believers, one of which is Nouriel Roubini – playfully known as “Dr. Doom” for his angry and negative sentiment towards bitcoin.
Nouriel Roubini Still Hates BTC
As the largest cryptocurrency in the world, bitcoin has garnered quite a few fans over the past 12 years, but Roubini is not feeling the love that others are experiencing, and today is no exception. At a recent conference, Roubini came out to claim that bitcoin was not only a bubble, but also a “huge scam.” He also went so far as to say that bitcoin, along with many other digital assets that have emerged over the years, are not currencies at all.
I have gone to many crypto conferences where if you essentially sign up for it, you have to pay for it in dollars or Swiss francs. Not bitcoin.
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