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

February 2021

You have not achieved full maturity until you realize that EVERYBODY IS JUST WINGING IT

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LinaSeiche drops.

Bitcoiner for a week: “Panic sell!”

Bitcoiner for a year: “HODL”

Bitcoiner for two years: “BTFD”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hT

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“Yeah Bitcoin sounds pretty neat; it’s too bad I ignored it for so long and missed the boat.”

I’M SORRY DID I MISS..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uw

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@leadlagreport “Infinitely smaller slices of Bitcoin can still be used for transaction” IF THE VALUE THAT FLOWS INT..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2v

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Your children don’t want your money nearly as much as they want your time.

The intrinsic value of money is that yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nc

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BITCOIN IS DESTINED TO END IN CANTILLIONAIRE TEARS

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BITCOIN HAS CRASHED TO 10 TIMES THE VALUE OF WHAT IT CRASHED TO A YEAR AGO.

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@nic__carter TIME FLIES WHEN YOU’RE NOT PAYING ATTENTION

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@rutgervz @RaoulGMI @stephanlivera One should be both curious and skeptical.
Both open minded and adversarially min..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JE

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@RaoulGMI @stephanlivera Bad actors will hide behind “you need to be tolerant and open minded” in order to increase..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V0

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This is exactly the type of take I’d expect from someone whose only perspective of Bitcoin is what they’ve seen on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iJ

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@j_twmade To get people to notice the deposit in their wallet, look up the transaction on a block explorer, and the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wX

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For the past 7 months someone has been sending spam transactions with an encoded message for a BSV forum.

This ent..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4S

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@Lord_Ashdrake SIR, THE BITCOINS ARE THE MONEY. WHY WOULD YOU TAKE YOUR MONEY OUT OF THE MONEY?

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“If you leave a negative review of a product on Amazon, Amazon shares not only your review but also your account de..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…94

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Freedom from trusted third parties
Freedom from arbitrary authorities
Freedom from biology
Freedom from gravity wells
Freedom from spacetime

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Many talk about Warren Buffett’s wealth.
Few mention that 95% was generated after he was 60 years old.
After spendi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XC

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A highly underrated skill is the self control to prevent envy from moving your own goalposts for success.

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One case and they’re back in lockdown. What a different relationship with the value of freedom. twitter.com/JoshuaPotash/s…

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Americans spend more on lottery tickets than on movies, video games, music, sporting events, and books combined.

B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kc

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Twitter has democratized dunking on authority figures. Thank you, @jack!

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@MarkHerringVA You already lost. Resistance is futile, but entertaining!

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It will have a hard time shooting straight but it’s still FABULOUS! pic.twitter.com/xiYQvVXFff

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CITIZEN SAYS GOVERNMENT EXTREMISM HAS BECOME TOP THREAT twitter.com/zerohedge/stat…

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coryklippsten And, we’re live! BitcoinerJobs.co

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dannydiekroeger My mom is dying of pancreatic cancer

She recently self-published a book of hilarious stories about Minor League Ba..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pb

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@tsad73 @Ivan_Is_Back @chesh_chan WELCOME TO TWITTER
THE FUNNEST WEB SITE FOR PEDANTRY

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@Douglas_Horn Better to have it and not need it than need it and not have it!

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The laughable disparity in the state of (USA) full auto firearms:

Legal machine gun: $30K - $50K gun, ~1 year wait..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bm

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@Ethan_Heilman Might be theoretically possible if you form a legal trust to take ownership of said machine guns. No..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O4

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@cmdoerfler I’m going to go out on a limb and guess that you don’t understand that “transferrable pre-ban machine g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YS

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@cmdoerfler More like I’m legitimately confused as to your logic. It sounds like some sort of right-wing bullshit,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QK

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@cmdoerfler I was a self defense and firearms enthusiast long before I knew about Bitcoin. What are you harping on about?

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@JasonEbacher Yeah but that’s temporary. I expect supply will eventually catch up with demand. Supply of transferra..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AH

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Unlike Lambos, transferrable pre-ban machine guns are an excellent store of value.

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When Satoshi said “the swarm is headed towards us” he had it backwards. The cyber hornet swarm is headed towards cr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c0

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Sorry about the dip, folks. This week I realized that legal pre-ban machine guns now cost less than 1 bitcoin.

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WHO DO I HAVE TO PAY TO FIX THE @MIT PGP PUBLIC KEY SERVER?

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HOW’S THAT BITCOIN SKEPTICISM WORKING OUT FOR YOU, YANIS? twitter.com/yanisvaroufaki…

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@DanDarkPill CRAIG WRIGHT SEEKS TO AIRDROP TOKENS TO CRAIG WRIGHT

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@NeerajKA JUST YOU WAIT AND SEE
ONCE THE COURT CASE
IS FINALLY OVER

IT’S THE BERLUSCONI GAMBIT

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@pumpguymike @nznickd99 @PeterMcCormack IDK, I presume you’d have to take them to court in order to enforce your contract with them.

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@VelvelFreedman @SimonCohen85 @ONTIERLLP Y’ALL REALLY NEED TO PUT MORE EFFORT INTO PROOFREADING CRAIG’S SLOPPY WORK.

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@pumpguymike @nznickd99 @PeterMcCormack Yes. You end up paying a higher APR with Unchained because it’s not rehypth..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lx

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LITTLE KNOWN FACT:
ELON MUSK WAS CEO OF DOGECOIN IN 2019
THAT’S WHY SEC HAS GROUNDS TO INVESTIGATE
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IT’S ADORABLE THAT YOU THINK YOU CAN FIGHT THE INTERNET IN COURT
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@nznickd99 @PeterMcCormack * Margin call
* Bankruptcy a la Cred due to failed loans
* Security incident

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@PeterMcCormack Any of the million things that could go wrong and cause BlockFi to fail to return your collateral.

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TODAY PEOPLE ASK “WTF HAPPENED IN 1971?”
SOME DAY THEY’LL WONDER “WTF HAPPENED IN 2020?” pic.twitter.com/Lc7I1NXboX

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YOU HAD 50 YEARS TO CREATE IDEAL MONEY, BOOMER

IT’S OUR TURN NOW
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@OldManDemps Wipe the SD card and install a fresh operating system or a different image like umbrel / mynode

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@_pretyflaco YOU CAN ALWAYS LOT=TRUE LATER IF ACTIVATION FAILS

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LOT=FALSE

SEND TWEET

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Turns out there’s a web site where you can check if the central bank is down. frbservices.org/app/status/ser…

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@B1tR0y @CaitlinLong_ I don’t recall ever hearing him wax poetic on the merits of self custody soooooooooooo…

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@prestonjbyrne It’s not crazy, he knows exactly what he’s doing. The only goal is to build a narrative to fork BSV.

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@SnakeBitken @stacyherbert @DanDarkPill Because his narrative is that BSV is the “legally compliant Bitcoin” and ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C3

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SLAP YOURSELF IF YOU PANIC SOLD YOUR COIN TO SAYLOR twitter.com/michael_saylor…

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Faketoshi’s actions were predictable years ago. His legal threats will have no effect upon any network except BSV,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xb

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@MikeCautillo I’m not so sure that this line of thinking maps well to adversarial permissionless systems in which i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NG

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You zoomed in too much.

By focusing on the individual cells of Bitcoin (bitcoiners) you only see fragile component..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bg

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@ltngstore @CasaHODL Most likely will need recovery, but email help@team.casa and we can provide troubleshooting tips.

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@DMN737 @SomsenRuben The Casa app does not share the mobile key with anyone at Casa; that would make us a regulated..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G9

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@DMN737 @SomsenRuben Because practical security > theoretical security. Research why basically nobody offers verifi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ue

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@DMN737 @SomsenRuben When I say “compromised” I refer to all forms of compromise, including internal attackers and nation state coercion.

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@DMN737 @SomsenRuben The average user is far more likely to lose their keys than they are to fall victim to both th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xh

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@KnightCoinRivet Buying the dip does not require perfectly timing the bottom - that would be ludicrous.

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WE WILL KEEP MAKING YOU POORER UNTIL EVERYONE CAN AFFORD TO BE THE WORKING POOR. twitter.com/AFP/status/136…

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@matthew_d_green @_shugyosha @thomcanterbury I don’t know how to respond to this line of thinking because I’ve been..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oD

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@matthew_d_green I couldn’t care less about custodial stablecoins; I don’t even consider them cryptocurrency.

It’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dA

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nic__carter Our attention duly turns to the suspiciously unbacked $USD. NYAG must audit immediately! The entire dollar economy could be built on a fraud

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BITCOIN DEMANDS A MORE WORTHY OPPONENT pic.twitter.com/PErNpM7l32

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If you failed to yesterday due to technical difficulties, good news! You have another chance! twitter.com/lopp/status/13…

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NEW YORK IS ENSURING
ITS STATUS AS A FINANCIAL HUB
SLIPS OUT OF ITS GRASP
ONE LAWSUIT AT A TIME

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I FELT A GREAT DISTURBANCE
AS IF DOZENS OF TETHER TRUTHERS
CRIED OUT IN DISBELIEF
AND STILL WON’T SHUT UP

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Bitcoin never asks you why you need to use your money. twitter.com/PeterMcCormack…

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jimmysong Bitcoinized assets, Taproot LOT, Bitcoin Block time distribution, Coinswap implementation, Lightning Pool, LN withd..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…55

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Over the past week the node behind statoshi.info has shared an average of 2 megabytes of block data every..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6K

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@PeterMcCormack IT’S BECAUSE OF THE LASER EYES ISN’T IT

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DID YOU THINK THE GREATEST WEALTH TRANSFER IN HISTORY WAS GOING TO BE A SMOOTH PROCESS?

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IMAGINE SELLING YOUR BITCOIN BECAUSE THE TREASURY SECRETARY AND FORMER FEDERAL RESERVE CHAIR DOESN’T LIKE IT twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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Go ahead, leave your bitcoin on the exchange.

One day you’ll wake up and realize much of your net worth is unsecur..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5h

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@coinableS Your $48k purchase likely would have failed anyway; mine did…

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TRADERS WHO JUST GOT REKT
WE SALUTE YOUR SACRIFICE pic.twitter.com/dutlVQYnV8

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@BrianLockhart THIS IS WHY CELEBRATING $1K MOVEMENTS IS DUMB NOW

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@twobitidiot I HEAR TRIANGLES ARE THE STRONGEST SHAPE

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I’m envisioning @michael_saylor gleefully hoovering up all these cheap coins while the rest of us smash BUY only t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0q

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Trying to buy the dip.
Failing to buy the dip.
twitter.com/WhalePanda/sta…

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@Petervl2 @CasaHODL @OPENDIME @COLDCARDwallet It’s possible but would be quite a UX challenge to make it user frien..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qb

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@PeterSchiff You “sell” when there is something that you need more than bitcoin. In my experience, such things are quite rare.

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lopp 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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Bitcoin is not merely a castle in the air; the flow of value into the system makes it stronger.

Node by node
Block..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zK

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If people are still accepting fiat in return for bitcoin then you’re not “priced out.”

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Studies have shown that those who curse tend to be more eloquent and effective at conveying the fucking point.

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@CoinDesk Mainly because it’s hard to create bots for it.

via Twitter for Android in reply to CoinDesk

michael_saylor It is only speculation if you don’t understand the technology or why you need it.

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:52 AM, Feb 21st, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

If all you consume is hate and despair then so shall it be what you expel.

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@edmundedgar @cryptoecongames True security does not rely upon obscurity. Feel free to find any flaws in my setup.

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MINING BITCOINS IS COMPLEX & EXPENSIVE
MINING TWITTER FOR SALT IS EASY & CHEAP

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THIS BITCOIN HATER KNEW THAT IT WAS GOING TO A TRILLION DOLLARS 7 YEARS AGO. twitter.com/jackdanger/sta…

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@jackdanger I TIP MY HAT TO YOUR LEVEL OF WILLFUL IGNORANCE, GOOD SIR!

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SOMETIMES WHEN YOU DIG THROUGH A PILE OF CRAP YOU FIND A GEM. twitter.com/jackdanger/sta…

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@clemensv @azav @jackdanger @czechboy0 They aren’t useless, you just don’t see the value in proof of work.

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THE MARK OF A CYNIC IS KNOWING THE PRICE OF EVERYTHING AND THE VALUE OF NOTHING. IT TAKES TRUE DEDICATION TO TROLL..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Va

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@balpeynir They can come in handy, but you have to be careful or you risk losing all of your collateral in a variet..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…um

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Old & busted: BITCOIN MINING BOILS OCEANS
New hotness: SAND MINING DESTROYS EVERYTHING
twitter.com/Reuters/status…

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@RaoulGMI @BaneStar3 GO TO YOUR ROOM AND STUDY MEMETICS UNTIL YOU UNDERSTAND WHAT’S HAPPENING HERE. blog.lopp.net/the-memes-make…

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YOU’VE BEEN TWEETING ABOUT BITCOIN FOR YEARS AND ONLY ABOUT THE PRICE. YOU PLAYED YOURSELF, MR TRADER; THE MAP IS N..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JK

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SIR, YOU OF ALL PEOPLE SHOULD BE ABLE TO SEE THE FUNDAMENTAL VALUE OF SEPARATING MONEY FROM STATE VIA A FREE MARKET..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zs

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@MalwareTechBlog MAKES MORE SENSE WHEN YOU REALIZE 2 IS ACTUALLY 200 MILLION

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“I COULDN’T AFFORD A KILOGRAM OF GOLD SO I BOUGHT A KILOGRAM OF COPPER INSTEAD.”

- NOBODY

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One is hard to audit, store, and send. The other is upgradable technology. pic.twitter.com/qPEpxECJW8

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@BaffinoMassimo Theory and reality are converging; all is well.

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Exploring yet another Bitcoin rabbit hole on the topic of expected versus actual block times.
🚨NERD ALERT🚨
blog.lopp.net/bitcoin-block-…

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The exchange rate has increased 17% since Nassim Taleb ragequit Bitcoin… last week.

TALEB WAS RIGHT, IT’S TOO VOLATILE

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@SGBarbour @nvk What do you use for internet service? Satellite?

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@cesna8020 ~1,000 SATOSHIS ON CHAIN
~1/1,000 SATOSHIS OFF CHAIN

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hectorr159 @litcapital Here’s how you do it

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via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:18 PM, Feb 19th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

YOU SHOULD SELL YOUR BITCOIN IF YOU DON’T UNDERSTAND THAT IT’S SUBDIVISIBLE INTO 100 MILLION UNITS. twitter.com/genesimmons/st…

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@tyler TYLER WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOUR EYES

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CongressChanges Profile picture: Rep. Warren Davidson (R-OH) office account “WarrenDavidson”

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CongressChanges Profile picture: Sen. Cynthia M. Lummis (R-WY) campaign account “CynthiaMLummis”

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CasaHODL 🔜 Starting in 30 minutes!

The Truths and Myths of Bitcoin Privacy and Security

Come chat with @lopp,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…om

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@brenorb @cal_abel Price is boring; my latest research is about mining.

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Everybody’s glued to price charts and I’m sitting here trying to plot the probability density function of an expone..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vc

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TRILLION DOLLAR ASSET ACHIEVED

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CoinDesk JUST IN: OKCoin is dropping Bitcoin Cash and BitcoinSV, in part because the exchange said the two forked coins misl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o8

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@joonian There are two different issues at play and they should not be conflated. The only way to ensure your funds..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…er

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@joonian By not having a threshold of spending keys on them, of course. There isn’t enough detail to the story but..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Em

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@joonian Obviously not if you are ignorant with regard to your key storage architecture.

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First known armed robbery in Pakistan forced Swiss and German citizens to transfer over $1M in bitcoin. geo.tv/latest/335861-…

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@pierre_rochard To be precise, you’re gonna have a bad time attempting to make API calls to a connected hardware wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bU

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@pierre_rochard I suspect swift library dev has been limited since you can’t connect USB devices to iPhones and fol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lU

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As history has shown, no one can prevent anyone from forking off. In fact, it’s encouraged so that folks can focus..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZL

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@pierre_rochard I know there’s a Swift wrapper for libwally linked at lopp.net/bitcoin-inform… - not sure if that wi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z0

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OH DEAR

The 12th edition of A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton Malkiel has an entire chapter about Bitcoin a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lz

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As part of my recent Statoshi overhaul I’ve made improvements to my python system metrics daemon (..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0Q

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DENIAL IS THE MOST PREDICTABLE OF ALL HUMAN RESPONSES. BUT, REST ASSURED, THIS WILL BE THE FIFTH BITCOIN BUBBLE WE..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qU

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I JUST BOUGHT MORE BITCOIN SO THAT YOU CAN HAVE MORE FUN
twitter.com/ryanxcharles/s…

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