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April 30th, 2017

“The paradox of education is that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which one is educated.” - J Baldwin

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@Jim_Harper @kristovatlas @Falkvinge Yes, a new node could check their work, but the question becomes “at what cost?”

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@kristovatlas @Jim_Harper Sure: if there are only a dozen nodes to connect to as opposed to thousands, it’s much ea..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…fp

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@Jim_Harper Changes from full verification model to SPV model which basically assumes hashrate & full nodes aren’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…gp

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Technically correct… for a specific definition of “function” wherein Bitcoin’s security model changes drastically. twitter.com/Falkvinge/stat…

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