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LOL - well this is one way the warantless searches might stop :))

from: http://esspe.net/bitcoins-and-weed

[23:39] my friend that's a miner got raided by the police
[23:39] yeah they thought he was growing weed
[23:39] problem the massive heat/energy bill
[23:39] probably**
[23:39] they can legally do that just by massive power
[23:40] apparently
[23:42] they didnt know what to think they searched the
house and left
[23:43] his power company reported him or something like

I can't verify the authenticity of this conversation but I imagine it's possible, especially if the targeted "miner" had a setup like this. Now imagine they start making wasteful raids like this all over the country, how much money that's going to cost. Could it cost more than what they can afford?

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bad url

Linky no worky...

But the snippet in your post makes it seem to me that having a set up like the one in the video would have cops a-calling, and not the other way around.

Hmm you're right. Sometimes

Hmm you're right. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't.
I found the link on twitter and now googled it and found it here again: http://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/hhxxx/bitcoin_miner...

Wow, I never heard of bitcoins

people are amazing with the things they come up with.

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