Coinbase chart is a harsh reminder of cryptocurrency’s terrible 2018

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For those that bought Bitcoin in 2009, or even in 2011, I can only hope you’ve already sold it. For those that bought Bitcoin in 2017, well… sorry?

Coinbase, one of the largest places to buy cryptocurrency online, seems to want you to revel in the Bitcoin‘s failures. For unknown reasons, the company still proudly displays a chart (which we first noticed last year, during the cryptocurrency boom) that shows the dollar value of Bitcoin if you’d bought $100 worth in 2013. Sadly, it’s about as bad as you’d expect.

I love that @coinbase still have this page on their website. 😂

— Jackson Palmer (@ummjackson) December 7, 2018

That chart at this time in 2017 would


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