Hold On For Dear Life? A neologism chronology

{This is a living document}

Hodl (/ˈhɒdəl/ HOD-əl; often written HODL). HODLer — One who HODLs.

1832

August 28, 2013 — 4 years, 9 months, 28 days since Bitcoin white paper published

December 18, 2013

Bitcoin Forum > Economy > Economics > Speculation > I AM HODLING

December 19, 2013

January 23, 2014 — 5 years, 2 months, 23 days since Bitcoin white paper was published

Feb 25, 2014

June 14, 2014

January 13, 2015

April 20, 2016 — Merriam-Webster Adds [Bitcoin]…


“It is interesting to note in passing that in 1905 Senator Lodge urged President Theodore Roosevelt to purchase Greenland from Denmark together with the Virgin Islands.” Council on Foreign Relations — 1940

In 1916, before the American entry into the World War, Arctic explorer Peary, discoverer of the North Pole, strongly urged that the United States purchase Greenland from Denmark. “Greenland in our hands,” he wrote then, “may be a valuable piece of our defensive armor. In the hands of a hostile interest it could be a serious menace. Geographic School Bulletins, 1941

In light of recent scientific and technological…


Video Compilations of Currency Introductions

I will continually be adding videos to this list and adding descriptors soon.


August 15, 1971, President Richard Nixon officially closed the gold window

How much did an ounce of weed cost in 1970? https://www.quora.com/How-much-did-an-ounce-of-weed-cost-in-1970

How much did an ounce of weed cost in 1980? https://www.quora.com/How-much-did-an-ounce-of-weed-cost-in-1980

How much did an ounce of weed cost in 1990? https://www.quora.com/How-much-did-an-ounce-of-weed-cost-in-1990

How much did an ounce of weed cost in 2000? https://www.quora.com/How-much-did-an-ounce-of-weed-cost-in-2000

Price of weed September, 2010

https://www.metafilter.com/95921/The-Price-of-Weed

Brian Cohen

Writer on all things Bitcoin, eBay, Amazon /// EcommerceBytes /// Let's Talk Bitcoin! /// Bitcoin Magazine

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