Argue on one of the following prompts (200 words minimum). Do both if you’re feeling especially pugnacious. If you submit more than one, we will choose the highest score for your grade. If you have any questions, feel free to post in Piazza or ask your Discussion Leader!
[Prompt 1] We're familiar with several categories of Bitcoin users: investors, miners, companies. Who owns Bitcoin, if anyone? Any particular company, group of people, or ideology?
[Prompt 2] As discussed in lecture, pockets of centralization developed in Bitcoin's ecosystem. Are you a proponent or opponent of ASIC resistance? Tie your answers to previously discussed topics, such as Satoshi's arguments or analysis of the protocol.