If the power of Reddit ever needed justifying – and just to be clear: it didn’t – the recently-qualified Jamaican bobsleigh team received around $30,000 in donations via the online currency, Dogecoin.
Leon Robinson starred in the hilarious 90s film, Cool Runnings
Dogecoin is a legitimate currency, and can be traded for U.S dollars or another online currency, the more famous BitCoin. The campaign was started on Reddit under the ‘subreddit’, r/dogecoin.
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