The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @lopp ever

July 2020

Imagine if a Bitcoin proponent was POTUS. twitter.com/Jorgensen4POTU…

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@brandonajames Eliminates single points of failure by guiding users into following best practices to build a robust..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uy

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@akdelta108 It sounds like he likely wasn’t even self custodying, much less keeping his funds in geographically distributed cold storage.

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Definitely more of a script kiddie than a mastermind. Clearly doesn’t understand how to secure his own bitcoin…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ze

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@pierre_rochard Show them bitcoindevlist.com - there are plenty of developers who aren’t independently wealthy from bitcoin.

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To be clear, “Bitcoin Dominance” compared to altcoins is still a stupid metric. Better Bitcoin Dominance is via com..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…s9

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A fresh new take on Bitcoin Dominance that makes it a slightly less stupid metric. bitcoindominance.com

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Bitcoin is not guaranteed to increase in value. Central bank issued currencies are guaranteed to decrease in value. twitter.com/lopp/status/11…

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blockfolio Fidelity, with $7 trillion in client assets under administration, is quoting Satoshi in their latest Investment The..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ah

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@intangiblecoins @sr_gi That reminds me, I have a blog post to write…

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We need to give every Bitcoin developer $10,000 per month until this dollar printing crisis is over…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nt

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@kendesu_ Gemini supports this; just ask to set up an “institutional account” gemini.com/institutions

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matt_odell Spent the morning building this out with @DennisReimann.

Introducing bitcoindevlist.com.

If you are working..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c6

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New section added to my Bitcoin Resources: a list of Bitcoin Developers who are seeking sponsorship. Send them your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r1

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Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office just seized a gun from someone who had neither committed a crime nor threatened..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wL

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@CryptoKnow Good question. I think it has some sort of @magicalcrypto Friends token on it but I haven’t been able t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LJ

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@cryptodildo Heh, nothing in this photo has any funds on it.

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@danhwang88 Sadly no, but I’d like one of their diamond encrusted devices I’ve seen at conferences… twitter.com/lopp/status/11…

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@barrysilbert In 2014 everyone thought I was crazy for converting my retirement portfolio to bitcoin after MTGOX crashed and Bitcoin “died.”

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EFF Good. theverge.com/2020/7/28/2134…

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@justfffgame It has happened before and it will happen again.

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It’s not a bull run until Coinbase runs out of bitcoin to sell.

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Breaking911 Michigan woman blown back in explosion after setting Jeep on fire arrested.

The owner of the SUV said he was acqua..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1v

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@SoNamecoin It shipped, but they stopped selling and developing it. Never actually got to use the bluetooth functio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pV

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@CRYPTO_TAG My actual CRYPTOTAG got bent out of shape, though I still have all the accessories - I used them to sta..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JC

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I’m open to the possibility that I may have a problem. pic.twitter.com/c4EyurMqNh

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CasaHODL Not all are created equal.

After 2+ years of helping Bitcoiners stay safe and sovereign, the Keymaster b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8o

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CasaHODL Secure your $10,000 bitcoin as if it’s $100,000 bitcoin.

Better to have high security and not need it than to need it and not have it!

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The first time I sent a wire transfer was to some random bank in Japan. :-)

It took pages of paperwork, an hour in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3Y

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@Relic_USA @DLoesch @NRA @GOP @elonmusk @RyanHoliday Hold onto your butt, we’ve barely scratched the surface of the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VI

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Live free o̵r̵ ̵d̵i̵e̵ and disempower your oppressors.

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@WhalePanda Story checks out. As a permabull, I’ve only lost money by trading. Not gonna give you any more of my precious satoshis.

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Word on the street is another round of stimulus will be announced soon. You know what to do… twitter.com/BitcoinStimulu…

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@jespow What if aliens show up with their own bitcoin from a network that gets mined by Dyson Sphere ASICs?

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@MorgenRochard @pierre_rochard IDK, you can lose a lotta bitcoin in a washing machine…

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@HodlTriple @barrysilbert Needs to be a single handed sword so I can dual wield.

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The block height is 640,872 and Bitcoin isn’t dead yet. twitter.com/lopp/status/12…

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@naval Thankfully the 3D amendment will help bolster the second. pic.twitter.com/1hwxBx55LJ

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Apparently folks are too prudish to talk about the latest Defiance episodes on the porn industry? Some comedic quot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BB

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The mask industry is failing to properly serve a significant share of the market: people with beards.

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@sundaywar Mobile key and Casa key have automatic backups, so 2/3 is safe. For 3/5 it comes down to how to ensure o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…od

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@urza_cc @UgugigigiSt Most firmware updates don’t wipe the seed from the device. If it does, you can perform a key..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6E

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@nopara73 @lontivero @molnardavid84 The solution to the Evil Wife Attack is to never tell her about your bitcoin.

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@UgugigigiSt I suggest reading the blog post in my tweet.

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The bitcoin was not stolen from his Trezor, but from his seed backup. Seedless setups protect against this attack…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mV

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I had the honor of recording the first episode of @CReckhow and @rhizo_michael’s podcast, Byzantine Dreams! We touc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wS

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CasaHODL Bitcoin offers certainty in an uncertain world … but keeping up with it can be a full-time job.

💎 Casa Diamond m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bp

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@danheld IDK dude, I’d recommend a minimum 100 yard cleared kill zone perimeter to prevent sneak attacks.

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Democracy is fragile and may generally be doomed to fall to authoritarianism. The temptation to prevent political o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zQ

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nic__carter After 3 years on the same charting suite @coinmetrics has rolled out a new revamped visualization tool. It’s a hug..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qd

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I can see the headlines from the near future…

BANK OF AMERICA HACKED, LOSES 20000 BITCOIN

coindesk.com/banks-in-us-ca…

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It’s practically a prerequisite to have one or more mental disorders in order to believe that you ought to be in ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wo

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@satsie_ Deleted LinkedIn years ago; now I can’t report my LinkedIn impersonators 🙄

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New latency record for my tor-like network of physical remailers: just received a batch of mail that was sent 18 months ago.

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@rhizo_michael Is the grammar error in this tweet intentional? 🤔

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SGBarbour @lopp @NeerajKA @TuurDemeester Currently costs approx 5.6 megawatt-days to mine 1 BTC using most efficient chips. C..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sf

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@SGBarbour @NeerajKA In the same vein as @TuurDemeester’s “donkey power” PoW metrics, could you calculate how many..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RM

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In the first 17 months of its existence, only 8,000 user-initiated transactions were sent over the Bitcoin network…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X5

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When your error messages get straight to the point. pic.twitter.com/VVXrf0c4H3

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When you find inner peace, not even 2020 can stop you. pic.twitter.com/pfa3WsmO8N

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At last, an acceptable excuse for manspreading. pic.twitter.com/Rq3ARSznbJ

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@twobitidiot I’d be more interested in seeing if it can simplify the tax code.

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@mj4m1n I only learned about it because someone contacted me wanting to buy the domain, but it’s not mine.

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Whoever owns learncrypto.com has excellent taste. 😎

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Taking a break from Twitter; see y’all tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/s6hatfEqx1

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satsie_ Recently found myself taking a closer look at the DER signature format described in BIP 66 and thought I’d share wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vm

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@HectorRosekrans You clearly don’t live in a state with fire ants.

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@Excellion @elonmusk Would that make Litecoin the real universe? IIRC dogecoin is merge mined from it.

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@nvk It’s funny because entities that are capable of manufacturing nuclear weapons don’t ask for permission to do so.

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CasaHODL Casa offers a level of service that’s unparalleled in the self custody space. Our client advisors are happy to answ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KX

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@_PistolPete___ My recent tweets have been conceptual, I’m not claiming that they are actually happening with recen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…F5

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Literally no one deserves to be subject to covert extrajudicial detention and punishment. Not even people you consi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…18

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@phish_coin Defense against an authoritarian state obviously doesn’t work if you’re a lone wolf; it requires guerrilla forces.

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If a paramilitary force starts disappearing citizens, that’s the Schutzstaffel.

If the SS shows up in your area, i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eK

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The Cloudflare DNS outage can be seen reflected in the rate of bitcoin transactions broadcast, presumably because p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SV

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1. Build a decentralized network of servers
2. Put them all behind the same “front door”
3. techcrunch.com/2020/07/17/clo…

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@dergigi @panicfomo the most tragic of boating accidents

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CasaHODL Never checked out Casa Platinum or Diamond?

The 👏 time 👏 is 👏 now

Book a demo in the next week …

& we’ll depo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lq

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Hats off to Sir @captaintommoore, a 100-year-old former Army officer who raised over £33M for the National Health S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ql

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@andizeisler @flyosity Classic pro-police media phrasing. Note that they almost always frame the officer in a passi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…U0

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“Argires opened an account with Coinbase on behalf of ‘Texas Barbecue’ and funded it with a total of over $950,000..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rW

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“If you hold bitcoins, you must take a breath every time you wish to send any to another person. Ask yourself if th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ct

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Bitcoin is not a scam; it’s an robust platform on which to build scams. The whole world can watch you scamming poor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e5

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@javyandrade @LATE_FX @naval Dark pools are neither anonymous nor available to the public.

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@LATE_FX @naval Yes, but in order to profit you must take a position. Positions create paper trails.

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@naval How does one anonymously execute large stock trades?

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Y’all aren’t sending sensitive info in Twitter DMs, right? RIGHT? 😬

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aantonop_es @lopp @aantonop My account has been compromised:
- At 5:06pm they disabled 2FA and I got a notice
- At 5:20pm I was..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1n

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Getting word that @aantonop’s account may also be compromised. twitter.com/Excellion/stat…

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A greedy gullible fool and his bitcoin are soon parted.

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I felt a great disturbance in the timeline, as if thousands of verified voices cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced.

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If you search twitter for the hacker’s address you can see it’s a firehose of pwned accounts twitter.com/search?q=bc1qx…

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@orionwl I could imagine hacking another head of state and insulting Trump or otherwise doing something stupid that triggers him.

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@jamie247 This is not pwning of individual users or third party integrations; it appears to be pwning of Twitter infrastructure.

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If you aren’t horrified by the fragility that trusted third parties create in our complex systems, consider this:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…F7

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@AriDavidPaul This seems unlikely to me, given the widespread nature even across security-conscious accounts.

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You know what the real news is from this incident?

Someone appears to have root level access to Twitter. They OWN..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o3

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@hasufl IIRC we got one from when Jack’s account was compromised. This one surely merits an in-depth report. wired.com/story/jack-dor…

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The postmortem on this twitter carnage is gonna be epic.

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Not your database, not your tweets.

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On the bright side, looks like the “crypto health” twitter account attackers were dumb enough to use cloudflare and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vt

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Looks like somebody dun found a Twitter exploit and is pushing out scam links from several popular accounts. Trust no one!

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Jim_Harper Happy tax day! Represented by @Kruckenberg_Esq at @NCLAlegal, I’m suing the IRS today for violation of my Fourth Am..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HU

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@phn1x @matthew_d_green My parents did the same with me; I bought used power cords in bulk from an electronics shop..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2e

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@J0E007 @GrayscaleInvest Right; “inflows” != “freshly purchased bitcoin”

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Average weekly inflows to the @GrayscaleInvest Bitcoin Trust over the past…

12 months: $29M
6 months: $44M
3 m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pU

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If you ever wondered why folks say “don’t roll your own crypto,” just look at IOTA’s lengthy history of mishaps. Th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sp

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@stiucsib86 That’s the real question; time will tell.

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“Fawkes” is a fresh take on anti facial recognition software; intriguing… sandlab.cs.uchicago.edu/fawkes/ pic.twitter.com/Xq8Ek7knYN

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BitcoinMagazine .@CasaHODL announced that it will be working with the @HRF to support the use of Bitcoin by freedom activists aroun..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X5

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@adam3us @jack Cash App was green before bcash even existed; muh appropriation!

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If you can’t withdraw, you can’t HODL. twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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@TuurDemeester Seems hard to defend the stance that engaging in voluntary trade on a free market is unethical.

Is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gj

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BitcoinMagazine Bitcoin held in self-custody runs on an entirely separate financial system than the traditional one, making it a sy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qn

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@choicebyKT @Nneuman The first blog post I ever published; it has aged rather well. blog.lopp.net/how-to-invest-…

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Bitcoin has been trading in a range of ±3% for 6 consecutive weeks. 🥱 pic.twitter.com/LJwU8VYCxM

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BobMcElrath Bitcoin’s hashrate hit an all-time high. A better measure of network security is “proof of work equivalent days”: t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vw

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BITCOIN MINING DIFFICULTY HITS ALL TIME HIGH!

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Nice job, @hasanminhaj - calling out the tax prep industry’s shenanigans.
turbotaxsucksass.com

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If you’ve procrastinated on your bitcoin taxes, reminder that there are tons of resources available at lopp.net/bitcoin-inform…

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@BogeyInBoken You’re probably right; leave it to the IRS to describe a credit as a penalty.

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@Sgt_Hot_Stuff Looks legit; it’s probably a computer / human error. There shouldn’t even be an underpayment penalty..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ph

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IRS: You owe us money

Me: How much?

IRS: You have to figure that out

Me: What if I pay too little?

IRS: We pena..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jb

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@ziomanzo Correct, and the optimal way to provide safety for every citizen is to lock them into an individual cell..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G5

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Necessity is the mother of invention. pic.twitter.com/OSOmidOEGo

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@ziomanzo Statistically, yes you can. It’s pretty safe to say that over 99% of American gun owners have not shot an innocent person.

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@0xdanm @BenDiFrancesco Yes; ultimately the question is “how much value can private key X unlock?”

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@BenDiFrancesco Unlikely; similarly I don’t expect the “bitcoin balances” to include value of all coin forks.

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# of addresses with a balance of $1,000 or more pic.twitter.com/r0tCSRzQyY

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satsie_ Cheers my friend! Happy Saturday everyone 🌱 twitter.com/lopp/status/12… pic.twitter.com/H36aOFikdv

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Bitcoin annualized inflation rate, year to date pic.twitter.com/rQqt0QC7FO

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Bitcoin never files suspicious activity reports. At most you might get a @whale_alert. twitter.com/nic__carter/st…

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@altstothemoon20 Gin & Tonic is what I make when I’m out of basil.

But I’m rarely out of basil because I grow my own!

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Introducing the Thai Basil Smash, my fav summer cocktail:

10 basil leaves
1/2 jalapeno, sliced
2 limes, juiced
2oz..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xV

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Anybody want to explain how the internet works to Joe? It’s a series of tubes, right?

🤡”3D printer code will requ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4h

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@pierre_rochard Suggesting pretty much anything other than investing in low fee index funds will get your comment r..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TY

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CasaHODL Excited to announce that @CasaHODL has been selected as the official partner for @choicebyKT’s ‘Hold Your Keys’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pw

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Bitcoin does not need marketing in order to continue operating.

Many precoiners need Bitcoin marketing in order to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YA

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Don’t think of my controversial statements as offensive.

Think of them as an opportunity to expand your world view.

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SatoshiRoundtbl The Fireside Chat with Jameson Lopp (@lopp) and Bruce Fenton (@brucefenton) is live!

Click on the link below to ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bu

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jmcorgan @lopp Learning how to be productive, collaborate with others for mutual gain, live peacefully among one’s neighbors..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cO

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Imagine being so insecure that you’re fearful of folks having freedom.

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Them: Surely you support common sense gun control, right? How easy do you think it should be to get a gun?
Me: pic.twitter.com/eNZQY7n2zu

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Ermagurd, for the first time in my lengthy history as a Kraken user I can make withdrawals to my bank without the w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S1

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The mayor calls it “hacking the system.” I call it “more of the same.” news.trust.org/item/202007091…

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You’d think cost of education would go down as online options make the market more competitive… Perhaps we’re due..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fn

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