Does bitcoin mania compare to the Klondike Gold Rush?

Argonauts on their way to the Klondike Goldfields

The Klondike is forever associated with the mania of the stampeders, but scratch beneath the surface and you discover a completely different dimension to the Klondike story, just as those who take time to understand Bitcoin’s origins, similarly discover a much richer narrative to that of a speculative magic internet-money.