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At first sight it looked like every news article on the website of the British newspaper The Mirror.

Under a photo of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the article cites him about how extremely profitable investments in bitcoin, a form of electronic money, can be. "Some of them hate me literally because I invest in this!" Mr. Lee is quoted as he says, with the headline how an $ 100 investment in 2010 would be worth $ 75 million.

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