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Submission + - Homeland Security seizes account of largest Bitcoin exchange, Mt. Gox (

An anonymous reader writes: For the past few years, Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has billed itself as the largest, safest repository for Bitcoin buying and selling. The site has weathered a number of DDoS attacks and survived the launch (and failure) of multiple rival exchanges. Last night, for the first time, it ran afoul of the United States government.

Neckties strangle clear thinking. -- Lin Yutang