The Top Post On Reddit's Bitcoin Page Is A Suicide Hotline Phone Number

Bitcoin is down 25% in the past 24 hours on USD exchanges, to an average of $US559.

As a result, redditors decided to perform a public service by “stickying” — artificially boosting the profile of — a post linking to a suicide hotline phone number.

This is also the No. 5 post on reddit overall.

Check it out:

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.