Altrise? Seen that before.
Scaling debate? Boring in 2014.
HF FUD, real holders don't hear FUD.
You wanna see some shit? Look at the national debt levels. Look at Venezuela. Look at India.
Why am I buying Bitcoin, because regardless of the price, that wealth is mine. Unless you're stupid, it's safe from thief's, it's safe from the government, it's safe from the usual fuckery the outside world can place on good things.
Don't be dumb, remember why you're here, the $$$$ value of your holdings is not the most important thing unless you're trading.