Damn it feels good to be a gangster

Noting we were the first team on earth to ship open-source permissioned blockchain code back in December 2014, and noting furthermore how hard we had to fight to get people – Bitcoiners or otherwise – to understand what we were trying to achieve with the “blockchain without bitcoin” idea, I present to you the cover of this week’s Economist magazine:  Damn, I sure do love it when a plan comes together.