Bitcoin continues its levitation
4:49 PM PST: $1,224.00 per Bitcoin per Mtgox.com.~12.9 per USD in Dec 2012. 9388% return since..
I earlier mentioned Tulip Mania but Mebane Faber Research makes a fun comparison with the South Sea Company with visuals. Read More: Bitcoin vs South Seas Stock by Mebane Faber Research