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Coen Brothers to Tell The Tale of Ross Ulbricht in Upcoming Silk Road Movie

For all of the bad press associated with the darknet these days, one would almost forget there is much more to this concept than illegal activity. Silk Road, the marketplace that put Bitcoin on the map as a global currency, has been subject to significant debate over the years. However, the Coen Brothers want to tell the real tale of Silk Road and Ross Ulbricht through their Dark Web movie …
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Facebook Marketplace Well Underway To Become The Publicly Accessible Silk Road

The newly launched Facebook Marketplace has been greeted with a lot of anticipation. Unfortunately, it did not take long for things to get severely out of hand. Less than 24 hours after the public launch, the Marketplace looked very similar to Silk Road. Illegal drugs, weapons, and adult services were just some of the listings that violated the TOS. It looks like the darknet is not the only place where …
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American Greed TV Show Dedicated A Full Episode To Silk Road Last Night

The Silk Road has been a cause of much controversy throughout the years. There are also plenty of misconceptions regarding the platform and its owner, Ross Ulbricht. CNBC’s American Greed TV show dedicated a full episode to Silk Road and “Dread Pirate Roberts”  last night–a positive sign, or more ways to give Bitcoin and Ross Ulbricht a wrongful bad reputation? Silk Road On The TV Screen With American Greed Several …
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Corrupt Silk Road Investigator Shaun Bridges Is Grasping At Straws

The situation is not looking all that bright for Shaun Bridges, the corrupt government official who helped bring down Silk Road. While he has filed a new appeal not too long ago, even his own lawyer is not giving the attempt much chance of success. In fact, she has indicated she would much rather withdraw herself from the case. Shaun Bridges Deserve More Than Six Years In Prison It has …
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