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'Mixed Picture' in El Salvador as Bitcoin Becomes Legal Tender

El Salvador became the first country in the world to adopt bitcoin as legal tender on Tuesday, despite widespread local skepticism. Peter McCormack, host of the popular podcast "What Bitcoin Did," discusses the possible outlook and impact of the Bitcoin Law rollout amid "very mixed" sentiments from Salvadorans. Plus, his thoughts on criticisms against the government-run Chivo digital wallet.