March 30, 2013 — Several readers have asked me for a review of Bitcoin and any thoughts/feelings I have on them since there are already reported to be millionaires in the making in the land of digital currency. Can peer-to-peer finance work out better than top-down finance? Or is it just another bubble? A discussion follows an explanation of how it works and how you can get some Bitcoins for yourself. Before we go there, however, there are the dreary morning headlines, not to mention trying to make money the old fashioned way, in the meantime.