My non-crypto friends have been laughing at me for the past year but now…

they are starting to feel some FOMO as well.

After diving into the crypto world in early 2021 most of my friends were making fun of me for investing in fake internet money. After the bull ended they occasionally asked me how my portfolio was doing and with great pain I always had to admit that it was not doing great. Fair enough but I was in it for the long haul. Nowadays my portfolio is still not doing so hot, so I do get some snide comments here and there (all friendly banter of course)....
Matic has officially become an algorithmic stablecoin as price is set to $1 USD.

The Polygon Twitter team just announced on Twitter that Polygon would become an algorithmic stablecoin pegged to $1 USD and the price will be backed through an ETH swap....
Last year, many media/news reports said El Salvador was gonna default on their $800m sovereign debt because they adopted Bitcoin. Well, El Salvador just paid all of it back... and the same media now refuses to cover it.

Last year, every news paper and media house had people convinced that El Salvador is going to default on their sovereign debt, it was only a matter of time. Rating agencies cut El Salvador's ratings, these media houses put out timely reminders that El Salvador was bankrupt.

NYT: Bitcoin moved the nation close to default...
Some influencers are already taking about coins that will 10x, remember 99% are there to pump their own bags.

Several influencers have already started making YouTube videos regarding the next 10X coins. And this brings me bad memories. As I was once an exit liquidity in my early stages of crypto investment.

I listened to all those influencers and thought that they knew much better. Especially the ones who will talk about coins that are out of the top 25 coins....