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

January 2021

@BlockBytch_ This is a true statement because literally everyone is a criminal.

via Twitter for Android in reply to BlockBytch_

Don’t spend your bitcoin on the darknet. Drugs only get you high once. Bitcoin gets you high for life.

via Twitter for Android

rhizo_michael Schnorr signatures twitter.com/krakenfx/statu…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:18 PM, Jan 14th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

@PeterMcCormack @PeterSchiff Might I suggest a more varied diet of dunking, your highness?

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Bitcoin is a religion in the same way that science is.

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@balajis “I was into immortality before it was cool.”

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CasaHODL 🤔What’s the deal with Miners and Blacklisting?

Our very own @lopp joined @jimmysong and @giacomozucco for an awes..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aZ

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@cryptoartists1 Feel free to email CV / resume to jobs@team.casa

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Casa needs more support staff on the front lines of self sovereignty! If you’re a support services professional see..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6X

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@SMichaelRyan1 With whatever is most valuable to you that could be easily taken away.

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Stop whining and be uncancellable.
Yes, it will require learning and work.
Anything worth doing is worth doing right.

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@level09 Of course, but that’s what offsite backups are for - makes it easy to get back up and running in case of disaster.

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@ParkerMerritt Not sure if there are any newer, better maintained tweet archivers but I’ve been running this for ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f9

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@nakamoonto If my host shuts me down it would take a matter of hours to get back up and running. The entire site is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ui

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My tweets get automatically archived every 24 hours into a database that runs on my own server; they can be viewed..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MF

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@swapzoneio It’s not, but I have my own database of it archived at lopp.net/tweetnest/2020…

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Not your Mastodon instance, not your toots.
twitter.com/lopp/status/12…

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@PeterMcCormack I propose you adopt Mercy as your bitcoin bull run theme song. youtube.com/watch?v=7Dqgr0…

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On this day 5 years ago, Bitcoin developer Mike Hearn declared Bitcoin a failure and sold all his bitcoin. The exch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ot

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The funny thing about Stefan Thomas getting so much press for losing his bitcoin keys is that he already got press..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sa

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@NoamNelke “That’s a more than 20% drop — which means bitcoin is now in a bear market, as bizarre as it sounds.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y9

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@hodlmeister Plenty of institutional money yet to come, though.

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Grayscale confirms that the institutions are here. pic.twitter.com/zdW9v7Eis4

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Your definition of “bear market” has no meaning here. Update your perspective or face obsoletion. twitter.com/LaMonicaBuzz/s…

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BitcoinMagazine Bitcoin Core 0.21.0 Released: What’s New.

“Bitcoin Core 0.21.0 is one of the biggest Bitcoin Core releases in rece..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hT

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 9:48 AM, Jan 14th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

@satofishi @Blockstream Protecting noobs from themselves is a feature.

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In 4Q20, bitcoin inflows to @Grayscale’s Bitcoin Trust were ~194% of the total bitcoin mined during that period.

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Whale patiently waiting for you to panic sell your bitcoin. pic.twitter.com/Sch6ctpOeq

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What if I told you that 99% of politicians support and incite violence. twitter.com/jack/status/13…

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“Bitcoin doesn’t meet my definition of X, therefore it is doomed” is the most laughably ignorant take that will pro..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…25

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@JamesSurowiecki Bitcoin has no need to fit your definitions. Many have learned this the hard way.

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@robustus @MRKR @JamesSurowiecki It’s pretty sad when you can rebut a criticism with a mere number.

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@nvk Is it just me or is it really hard to find the folks who are behind this blocklist endeavor?

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@nvk Don’t you see that you used the F word? “Free speech” is the reason for the block. Fucking idiots. fediblock.org/blocklist/web-…

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Sorry @ali_montag but you neglected to ask @tyler and @cameron the most important question: do they own chairs? cnbc.com/2018/01/12/win…

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CALLING ALL BITCOIN DEVELOPERS!
What tools have you used / written that help you build and debug bitcoin software?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oN

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If you’re only interested in Bitcoin to get rich quick, you’re more likely to get rekt quick. twitter.com/lopp/status/11…

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@CryptoDec @CasaHODL I have investigated this issue and determined the root cause; check your email for an update t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…36

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Bahahaha @JamesSurowiecki I think you’ve earned yourself a spot on the Bitcoin Obituaries list. What say ye,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gl

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@PotionSmith18 Impossible to say because we have not gotten our hands on any devices yet to research integration. W..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DQ

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@CryptoDec @CasaHODL Please send all support queries to help@team.casa so that they can be triaged

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satsie_ The workshop on public key cryptography and Bitcoin that I did with @forwardsecrecy last week for @CasaHODL is now..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aK

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:37 AM, Jan 13th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

From now on when I see folks sensationalizing bitcoin private key losses that happened when the exchange rate was o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Su

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@CryptoDec @CasaHODL Multiple reasons:
1. There actually is no standard multisig derivation scheme
2. Because of ou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HS

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@StormJib @Bitcase_com @nepleb1 @CasaHODL It’s hard to reason about security models if you’re not deep into adversarial thinking, eh.

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@KLaidoner @nepleb1 @CasaHODL You misunderstand. What I do for a living is work on making multisig easier for nonte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…M2

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@thebitcoinrabbi @CasaHODL Better to alert early and often so that people are aware of the risk. We can’t force fol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…78

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@nepleb1 @CasaHODL Clearly you have no idea what I do for a living.

via Twitter for Android in reply to nepleb1

Simple safety feature I wish all hot wallets would implement: if your single signature @CasaHODL balance is over $1..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8I

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@ccapitalllc Not if you’re keeping the keys on the desktop as opposed to a dedicated hardware device.

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Based upon the stories I keep hearing of folks keeping millions of dollars worth of bitcoin in hot wallets I expect..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7I

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Bank: “Alright, in order to open an account we’re going to need several forms of ID and this stack of paperwork fil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7o

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@badcryptobitch @matthew_d_green Yes he is a good doge and we go for walks with a harness.

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@matthew_d_green Took the collar off years ago when he told me he’d rather die a free dog than bend the knee.

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I know some of y’all are lonely during lockdown but damn. twitter.com/spectatorindex…

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You’re not gonna get rich from that paid newsletter subscription that tens of thousands of other folks are also receiving.

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Wealth advisors are generally better salesmen than investors.

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@NeerajKA Few understand that you should secure your bitcoin like it’s worth an order of magnitude more than the current market valuation.

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@CoffeeLarge Of course, my point being that learning to code without understanding the fundamentals is a great way..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bB

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@2ze_me If you want to risk 100% loss in return for the promise of a few % annual return, go for it.

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Holding your own bitcoin is all the leverage you need.

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If you don’t invest in your Bitcoin education then you’re doomed to make a donation to those who did. lopp.net/bitcoin-inform…

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Learning to code is overrated. If you want to be able to engineer scalable, maintainable complex systems then you m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5S

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In the Misinformation Age we can measure a man not by what he knows, but by what he doesn’t know.

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Any sufficiently decentralized infrastructure will need to have anti-spam resistance. Which means we’ll have to fli..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9J

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@CryptoLibre Makes sense now; I was unaware of that.

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Nobody cares what your morals are as long as you mind your own business.

Try to impose your morals upon others? Yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ue

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No platform that has human administrators can ever guarantee unfettered freedom of speech.

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You might be a shortsighted fool if you “take profit” in fiat. twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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@orweinberger Don’t think I’ve seen anything like that.

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@orweinberger You can use ‘decodetx’ RPC against your own node, or you could use live.blockcypher.com/btc/decodetx/

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Looks like several exchanges are down… y’all scrambling to buy the dip? 😏

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@Bealesworld @jack It’s absolutely “OK” for Gab to ban people from using their property for any reason.

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Anyone who knows the history of pornography laws should find such sentiments incredibly concerning coming from a “f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vm

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@trader3211231 It’s the basic formula for financial freedom, otherwise you will find yourself indebted to others.

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@cobrollins Of course not; individuals should be free to determine how their property is used.

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@RealBoardwalk Then don’t share them. See, wasn’t that easy?

via Twitter for Android in reply to RealBoardwalk

If the free flow of information and exchange of ideas is a threat to democracy then democracy deserves to die.

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Everyone should live below their means if at all possible.
Regardless of wealth.
Regardless of income.
Regardless o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rn

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@nic__carter After a great deal of thought, I’ve decided that I am willing to shoot the folks running the concentra..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sA

via Twitter Web App in reply to lopp

Why would you want to turn your sound money into a melting ice cube and then hand it over to a shady organization?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9E

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“Bitcoin at $10,000 is an industry, bitcoin at $100,000 is a world power, and bitcoin at $1,000,000 is a global gov..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7r

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@flyosity @FBI @SecretService Do federal agencies accept tips via Twitter now?

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Asking “how much ammo should I stockpile?” is like asking “how much bitcoin should I stockpile?”

How much can you afford?

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@primex001 The Hearnia, as it is often referred to, is only a few days away!

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@evankaloudis @nic__carter Well, if they come for me then I guess I’ll go down firing.

via Twitter for Android in reply to evankaloudis

@nic__carter The way I see it is: who do I hate enough to shoot? As such, I’m not seeing it.

via Twitter for Android in reply to nic__carter

@nwoodfine Isn’t it comforting to know that the nannies are looking out for her safety?

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@ErikVoorhees The hilarious thing is now we have even more notable skeptics.

via Twitter for Android in reply to ErikVoorhees

Rumor has it that @elonmusk is taking Bitcoin private at $420,000 and funding is secured.

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@nic__carter Block One’s bitcoin holdings are now worth more than twice that of the EOS system.

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@udiWertheimer To be fair, block.one doesn’t need a CTO - they only need a CFO to manage that huge bitcoin treasury.

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New “Misconceptions” section added to my resources list. Don’t waste your time rebutting the same myths over and ov..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G7

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“…one very large crypto fund revealed to me that it holds the private key across three bits of paper, held by thr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FM

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@benmezrich @NeerajKA On the bright side, you didn’t turn down 200,000 BTC for a gig like Lily Allen did in 2009.

via Twitter for Android in reply to benmezrich

“Set aside deficit concerns” is the opposite of “but think of the children.”

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@ryfxyz123 @eric_lombrozo I think so. We have found social key sharing with family members to be useful for less technical people.

via Twitter for Android in reply to ryfxyz123

@tyler Sir, the meme is “when in doubt, zoom out.”

via Twitter for Android in reply to tyler

Fools hopping from one centralized platform to another, hoping for magical censorship resistance. twitter.com/Mediaite/statu…

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Went to a store and noticed it had a Bitcoin ATM.

Me: “Hey, do you get much traffic on that thing?”
Owner: “Ugh, I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r1

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“I don’t feel comfortable buying Bitcoin because it’s complicated and I don’t fully understand it.”

… so you’re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uj

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CasaHODL Secure your $40k BTC like it’s $400k BTC. twitter.com/casahodl/statu…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:00 PM, Jan 9th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

When bitcoin hits $100k I’m going to…
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The “town square” is the internet. It’s not the saloon or the barber shop. twitter.com/josh_hammer/st…

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@TheRealestMarc @jerrybrito @cgimmer Aha, I think something’s up with @port8333. I got several false “your node is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…n2

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Keep the bitcoin “technical analysis” folks in your prayers. It’s very difficult to draw triangles on vertical lines.

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@mflaxman Unfortunately these metrics tend not to be public.

via Twitter for Android in reply to mflaxman

Alex Trebek’s final episode of Jeopardy! contained a clue:

“A satoshi is the smallest unit in this currency system..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5x

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Apparently @SkyBridge held an investor call about their bitcoin fund yesterday and 6,000+ people tried to join, overwhelming their system…

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@QhsNYJ Engrave it more to the point that it’s illegible.

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@QhsNYJ I wouldn’t. I’d only carry encrypted data across borders.

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If you think you might buy bitcoin for the first time this year, you should really start setting up exchange accoun..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…43

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There are still 6 unredeemed 1,000 BTC Casacius coins/bars. Imagine keeping $40,000,000+ on a single physical point..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L7

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@BrianLockhart @danheld If you know of other good FUD / misconception debunking resources, please add them to this..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Iw

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@WhalePanda I think we all know who the friend is.

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@sanumbitcuniam @Raspberry_Pi I’m not aware of any major advances in the flash memory tech that would greatly incre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NT

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@ZeeOssie Send them this and point them to the price of Berkshire Hathaway stock. alleydog.com/glossary/defin…

via Twitter for Android in reply to ZeeOssie

It’s a bad idea to buy bitcoin without knowing what you’re buying.

It’s an even worse idea to sell bitcoin without knowing what you bought.

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@WolfvonLaer I don’t see FOMO as a positive. If people buy bitcoin just to FOMO and don’t know WTF they are buying,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G5

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@FullyNoded Signal. If folks fill my feed with low value price updates then I’ll have no choice but to mute or unfollow them.

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If you’re cheering every $1,000 ATH increment then you’re making noise for every 2% bump. For sanity’s sake I propo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SF

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Rare footage of an institution trying to hoover up all the bitcoin. pic.twitter.com/GDUUuAqRav

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@FreedomIsntSafe Depends on how many of them know how to operate.

via Twitter for Android in reply to FreedomIsntSafe

@pierre_rochard I heard the King of Bedford just got verified

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Long freedom.
Short authority.

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CasaHODL 🔜 Join us in 30 minutes for the final workshop of :

🙅‍♀️ Staying safe in the bull market: from digital..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ot

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“Real names are a technology that was simply not built to handle the internet. Pseudonyms are necessary for an inte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qm

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The bitcoin exchange rate will go higher than you expect and it will go lower than you expect. Thanks for coming to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nC

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CasaHODL 🎊 Day 3 of kicks off in just a few minutes with @PeterMcCormack, @gladstein, and @balajis!

👇 Here’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mF

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@Lotemps11 @nic__carter I’d only recommend it if you’re in ketosis; not sure there are significant benefits otherwi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b5

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@nic__carter Breakfast: bulletproof coffee
Lunch: bone broth
Dinner: steak

Has been working well for me.

via Twitter for Android in reply to nic__carter

The supposed most powerful man in the world can’t prevent himself from being deplatformed. twitter.com/MicahGrimes/st…

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I love Amazon as a customer.
I hate Amazon as an entrepreneur.
Now everybody expects 2 day shipping.

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FinCEN DDoS
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twitter.com/jchervinsky/st…

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Have fun staying intellectually bankrupt.

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Those who stand for nothing will fall for anything.

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@GoldTelegraph_ It’s not a response that seeks respect. It’s tantamount to saying “have fun staying ignorant.”

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@nic__carter Sir have you considered dipping your toes into memelording?

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In historical context of this metric, where would 2021 close?

-0.3%: $9,750
+0.3%: $87,000
+0.8%: $535,000
twitter.com/lopp/status/13…

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Total crypto market cap hits $1 Trillion.
Next up: Bitcoin market cap hits $1 Trillion.

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Mainstream media is pushing propaganda that those who stormed the Capitol are anarchists. They are your fellow stat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aw

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“Democracy is fragile.” - @JoeBiden
“Bitcoin is antifragile.” - @nntaleb

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As faith in institutions continues to crumble, so shall bitcoin soar.

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@STRML_ I know, I know. I’ll turn off C-SPAN and get back to the important work.

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Looks like the rest of the work day is cancelled on account of butthurt. twitter.com/byaaroncdavis/…

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Another sign that we’re still early. pic.twitter.com/JUDxIvM24u

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Windfall euphoria may make you want to post your “bitcoin rags to riches” story. Sit down and sip a cup of shut the fuck up.

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KoroushAK If you build bankless generational wealth you need to know how to protect it.

Join @lopp and I as we dive deep int..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QK

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:16 AM, Jan 6th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

CasaHODL 🔑 Here’s your Day 2 Schedule!

Panel (1p ET):
📈The Bull Run for Custody

Workshop (2:30p ET):
🔒Securin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dY

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“We have zero recourse” == evidence you don’t truly own your property. twitter.com/dscheinm/statu…

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@jimmysong But English is a bastardization of all kinds of languages so I think we get to choose what we want.

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Time to settle this once and for all. Which is it?

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@ProofOfKeags There’s not, it’s just folks who preach airgapped PC usage taking advantage of the ledger breach to amplify their narrative.

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The social convention is that you’re only allowed to call people the m-word if you are one.

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@AtifRMian Define “socially wasteful.”

It’s actually socially scalable.
nakamotoinstitute.org/money-blockcha…

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Everyone is getting hilariously poor except bitcoiners and cantillionaires.

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I set a calendar reminder so that we could laugh at @1BitcoinWarrior but it appears that his account… has failed…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UR

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