Fascinating read of the day
From Charles Forelle at the Wall Street Journal, we learn of the billions that vanished in a Kazakh banking scandal. "She hailed a cab. The bank followed her: Bleak House meets Raymond Chandler in Kazakh potboiler by @charlesforelle," summarized colleague Bruce Orwall. "Embezzlement, persecution and a business partner dead in 'freak wolf-hunting mishap.' @charlesforelle kills it on A1," agreed Sam Schechner, also there. "Those who believed Bitcoin would be liberated from its criminal roots after Silk Road closed were so, so wrong," concluded The Guardian's Heidi Moore. This is a story you'll definitely want to bookmark for reading later, if you haven't already.