The Bleish family’s “Dash Across America Tour” in the Bitcoin.com bus was derailed yesterday when, during their Las Vegas stop, the organizer of the city’s Bitcoin meetup denied them access because of the family’s support for Dash.
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Bitcoin.com Bus Tour Denied Access to Las Vegas Meetup
Catherine Bleish, co-organizer of the tour, penned a blog about the occurrence on Steemit. In it, she wrote that she was sad to report that they would not have an official Bitcoin.com bus meetup in Vegas due to the meetup group’s hostility to the Dash altcoin.
She also said she could not understand why they were having such a hard time reaching out to the organizers to confirm the time and date for the meetup. This was considering that the same people enthusiastically supported their previous Bitcoin-only tour — even helping plan the tour.
It all became clear to her once she messaged one of the organizers of the event and was told she was not welcome to the meetup because of the Dash-oriented theme of the tour. According to the organizer, Dash was nothing more than a “scam,” and he refused to participate