Sirwin
Sirwin
Interesting Thoughts, That Aren't Always Mine

Interesting Thoughts, That Aren't Always Mine

Just tidbits and info about whatever comes to my mind.


I Wouldn’t Recommend Anyone Invest In Cryptocurrencies

16 Feb 2024 2 minute read 13 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

“I wouldn’t recommend anyone invest in cryptocurrencies,” was a quote from John Paulson.  He continued, “I would describe them as a limited supply of nothing. So to the extent there’s more demand than the limited supply, the price would go up. But to...

Elizabeth Warren and Turbotax (Newsweek -TurboTax Under Pressure Over Tax Breaks)

15 Feb 2024 4 minute read 3 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

I don't like politicians at the national level. I don't mean I don't like one certain party or I dislike most of them. I mean, I don't care for them individually, or as a whole.  I just want to get that out of the way. This article, the one mentioned...

Random Publish0x Questions I Need Answers To

13 Feb 2024 1 minute read 14 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

For someone who comes and writes here once or twice a week, I guess I don't really follow the site like I should. Maybe you guys can answer some questions for me: 1. I have not seen the counter for how many followers I have in some time. It used to b...

You Can Make 2.22 An Hour Taking Surveys

13 Feb 2024 1 minute read 7 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

I'll admit I I used to take online surveys. When I traveled for work, I would whip out the phone and do a few we hen I was waiting at an airport. I always took the rewards as airline miles, as that was the best value for what I was doing.  I don’t do...

The Future of Cryptocurrency 5 to 50 Years From Now (Best Guesses)

10 Feb 2024 3 minute read 1 comment SeventyFourSeventyFive

Just for fun, since no one actually has any clue, what are some of the smart people saying the longterm future of cryptocurrency will be. Long after the fluctuations from social media comments are a thing of the past. I will start with one of may fav...

Crypto Mining Energy Usage, My Global Warming Idea, and Whatever Else Came Up Once I Started Writing

7 Feb 2024 3 minute read 5 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

So, every once in awhile, the articles about how much energy crypto mining uses pop up. Recently, there seems to be another round of them. It has me remembering my idea to reduce the use of fossil fuels. Here it is, make the speed limit everywhere 40...

The Biggest Cheats and Fraudsters In The Finance Industry

5 Feb 2024 5 minute read 4 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

I wrote about some of these types of guys a few years ago, and thought I would revisit the topic.  While there have been some bad actors in the crypto world, fraud and theft has been around as long as humans have been on this earth. Here are a few th...

Beyond Fear and Greed

3 Feb 2024 1 minute read 2 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

I am writing this on my phone while stuck out with nothing to do, so please overlook the grammar, which will be worse than usual. This also why I don’t have my tomato pic within easy reach.  I was just thinking about a book from a class I was in year...

Judge voids Elon Musk's 'unfathomable' $56 billion Tesla pay package- Yahoo News

1 Feb 2024 2 minute read 4 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

Long story short, a guy with 9 shares of Tesla has stopped Elon Musk from getting his 50 billion dollar payout.  A couple of highlights from the story: "Never incorporate your company in the state of Delaware," Musk said in a post on X, the social m...

Take The Win, Sometimes. A Crypto and Life Lesson.

20 Jan 2024 2 minute read 7 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

(Disclaimer: The title implies this is a life lesson for you. It could be, but, it is mostly my mine. I don't have enough swagger to give you a lesson.) I made a bold prediction at the beginning of last year that Bitcoin and all major crypto would re...