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

April 2021

MarcusConnorNH 8 years ago today I posted Roller Coaster to Reddit for the fist time and it was voted down to zero! 🤣 pic.twitter.com/gt5EDaLSmR

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@lorenezratty On average for everyone who read that tweet. Distribution of course is skewed; very young and very ol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f4

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Humans are really bad at comprehending very large and very small numbers.

There’s a 1 in ~30,000 chance you (on av..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gs

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One amusing thing that happens with each Bitcoin cycle is that creative folks manage to come up with new “indicator..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3y

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Bitcoin has entered the ranks of top 10 global currencies in terms of M1 money supply. lopp.net/m1/rank.html pic.twitter.com/nx2lYS1x6I

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“The network is robust in its unstructured simplicity.”
- Satoshi Nakamoto on
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OK, BREAK IS OVER
TIME FOR MORE WINNING

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Life extension biotech ain’t gonna be cheap at first. Best stash some bitcoin away to improve your HODL longevity.

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Property tax is a form of wealth tax.

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Terrible investor: “Wow, nobody’s dumb enough to buy that.”

Great investor: “Whoa, a lot of idiots are gonna buy this!”

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Email signup for my blog posts should be fixed now; let’s give it a stress test! blog.lopp.net/#/portal

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CYBER HORNETS STRIKE BACK
WELCOME TO LAW
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opencryptoorg Today, COPA initiated a lawsuit asking the UK High Court to declare that Mr. Craig Wright does not have copyright o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BZ

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LilyKnightShow Why ? @MicroStrategy CEO @michael_saylor nails it in Lily’s first interview ever ✨ (1/2) pic.twitter.com/ZAcKE3jbeE

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BTCMinstrel 🚨 NEW SHANTY ALERT 🚨

A tribute to the Gigachad, @michael_saylor
Champion of the true spirit of Bitcoin.
May he..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bO

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The appropriate amount of time to spend in the sauna is “until your phone overheats and shuts down.”

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@Never10kagain I only lend GBTC in nontrivial amounts. I’m less concerned about it because it’s already not under my custody.

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@CapMetalMarvel It’s an interesting idea but it will require work to optimize your ROI. See @alexbosworth’s tweets on his own experience.

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Lending out your bitcoin is like sweeping up gold dust in front of a steamroller.

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jchervinsky Gov’t: you can’t do private transactions
You: why?
Gov’t: you might be doing something bad
You: but I’m not
Gov’t:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m5

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BookofNick The dollar is run by an unaccountable private org that creates money from thin air to buy debt from banks, who in t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8X

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@Btc4R I don’t have anything rigid, just stick to simple meat & vegetables. If I want a faster breakfast I’ll do bu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ra

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Beware the narcissism of wanting to prove yourself correct today. History has a way of settling debates on its own.

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Treat your bank account as you would a hot wallet.

Don’t keep more money in it than you’re willing to lose.

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@dragosroua Yeah it’s a Mailgun integration with self hosted Ghost; I have a support ticket open with Mailgun.

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Those who can, do.
Those who cannot, criticize.

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SURE, YOU’RE A SPECIAL SNOWFLAKE

JUST LIKE EVERYONE ELSE

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I can explain what it means to HODL

But one cannot fully appreciate it until you watch your wealth 10X and subsequ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SI

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What are some outside-the-box must-have features for one’s citadel?

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@DroLiJst @InfoWarJedi @gangadhar3 Both statements are correct.

The Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine consists of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VX

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“The toughest guys have the biggest hearts. The biggest hearts – because they have to be tough to protect it.”
– DMX, RIP

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@bbands @scamclerk Yes, it works pretty well. I’ve used it for a long time.

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@DroLiJst @gangadhar3 J&J is a recombinant vaccine; this type of vaccine has been in use since the 1980s for hepatitis B.

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@gangadhar3 If I get it I’ll be seeking the J&J rather than the mRNA

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@popularstash You’re referring to my thought experiment tweet. I said it was an edge case that’s hard to rule out,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WK

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Will @HSBC have the balls to ban its clients from buying @coinbase stock?

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Denied a COVID vaccine despite a surplus in stock… because my driver license is for a different state.

Can I get..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sy

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No matter how hard you try, you will inevitably be the villain in someone’s story.

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Estimated risk for severe COVID illness broken down by age and BMI
cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/7… pic.twitter.com/h6QLc4iilO

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@chemensa Same; mine flew 35 missions over Germany with the 379th Bomb Group

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“STAY DANGEROUS!”

The parting words of my Krav Maga instructor each time he bid the class farewell. It has stuck w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yK

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@ClodsMark Hi Mark, fellow UNC alum here. Was wondering if I could email you a few questions regarding some researc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JZ

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@NITermite I have read it; very insightful book!

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If there happens to be an expert in WWII B-17 bomber operation / tactics who sees this, I have a few quick question..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sp

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@HodorPorter That’s how you stop a shooter from racking up enough kills to qualify as a mass shooter.

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CasaHODL People often worry about dust attacks breaking their privacy. We dug into the details, and it turns out th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PL

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@ricardoplopes @AnitaPosch @Ghost OK I looked a bit deeper and the one-off emails are sent by the local server but..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L4

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YOU CAN’T BAN GHOST GUNS
THAT’S THE FUCKING POINT
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twobitidiot Everything that’s wrong with America’s inept regulatory state in one sentence: pic.twitter.com/5PV8J0w3TU

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@twobitidiot I think the key word is “draft” - I suspect the system would work better if politicians were randomly..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lA

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You are not safe.
You will NEVER be safe.
You are a speck on a rock hurtling through an inhospitable universe.
You..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ES

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@woodaaCT You’re confusing Darwinism with Justice

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Q: How do you stop mass shootings?

A: Return fire.

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@heunland I bet the vast majority of Americans don’t even have passports.

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Receptionist: “ID and insurance, please”
Me: <hands passport since it has no address>
Receptionist: “Do you have a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…n1

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Constitutional Carry > Shall Issue > May Issue
Free men don’t ask
Utah goes CC on May 5
Tennessee goes CC on July 1

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Delaware is forcing citizens to dox themselves in the newspaper if they wish to exercise their second amendment rig..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wb

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BitcoinMagazine Bitcoiners Should Stand Up For My Brother, Julian Assange.

“Julian participated in discussions and debate that cem..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lw

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I’m pleased to report that a team with several @CasaHODL engineers won the @MITBitcoinClub Hackathon with their pro..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zn

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MFW you position yourself as a privacy app but you won’t even run on @GrapheneOS 🙄😒

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`bitcoin-cli getblockhash
$((678059+20)) | cut -b64 | grep -q ‘[02468ace]’ && echo MTP || echo
height`

I support t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bS

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It’s called a bull market.

I’d expect this statement to hold true for any crypto company with a halfway decent bus..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RV

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Imagine being one of the oldest and largest companies in the Bitcoin industry and only owning 5% as much BTC as @MicroStrategy

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@ricardoplopes @AnitaPosch @Ghost It looks like they are sent by the ghost server I’m running.

Received: from loca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ev

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Coinbase reports having 56 million users and holding custody of over 11% of all crypto assets by value. investor.coinbase.com/news/news-deta…

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@tmsbtc @DenizMSaat @coinbeastmedia @CasaHODL You’re not entirely wrong; the company that is now named Casa was ori..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qc

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@AnitaPosch @Ghost I am self hosting; it has been very stable for the year or two that I’ve been running it.

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I updated my blog to @Ghost 4.0 and now there’s a subscription feature if you’d like to be notified of new posts by..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZB

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You have the right to be an asshole.
This right is best exercised sparingly.
Beware when authorities try to take this right away.

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@DrSpacemn @laurashin @mcuban @dallasmavs I spent several years building infrastructure on Ethereum and other networks.

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@laurashin @mcuban @dallasmavs So the guy who doesn’t see baseball cards or art as an investment is now bullish on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hk

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Some of the biggest OG Bitcoin whales have fewer than 1,000 Twitter followers.

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The wealthiest people in the world do not disclose their holdings to the folks who publish wealth rankings.

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EVERY TIME A BILLIONAIRE GETS TRIGGERED

A MEMELORD GETS ITS WINGS

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@nic__carter 2+ HOURS OF COINSPLAINING
HOW DARE YOU!

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WhatBitcoinDid WBD330 A Plague of Malice: The State v Julian Assange with John & @GabrielShipton, and Janine (@J9Roem). We discuss..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1W

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Q: “Can you stop being so cringe / fringe? You’ll scare off normies.”

A: No. I didn’t get here by being normal.

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The irony of damaging your lungs by wearing a mask meant to protect you from a virus that can damage your lungs. montrealgazette.com/health/its-cra…

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“Eleven-dimensional hyperspace is Nirvana.”

- @michiokaku

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When your code is so crappy you get hacked by 5 attackers on launch day. cryptoslate.com/ethereum-defi-…

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Fanny packs are underrated.
It’s the only viable option for swimsuit season concealed carry.

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@GrayskullJeff @ErikVoorhees Use your imagination and replace God with an extraterrestrial being.

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@hodlmeister THEN YOU DON’T UNDERSTAND IT WELL ENOUGH AND ARE AT RISK OF GETTING REKT

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If it sounds too good to be true

YOU’RE GONNA GET REKT

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@ErikVoorhees Sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

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The best time to go shopping in meatspace is Easter Sunday during a pandemic.

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If you treat bitcoin as an investment rather than as savings, you’re more likely to get shaken out. twitter.com/APompliano/sta…

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If institutions can’t be trusted to define money…

How can one see other critical aspects of society managed by i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hC

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@brucefenton Maybe we can get Bitcoin’s Chief Legal Counsel to sue him for slander.

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@realsilverrider @nathanweb3 Depends on what you’re doing. Ledger blindly signs many smart contract transactions; y..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WF

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Embrace software minimalism. Don’t download software unless you truly need it.

Every app, every widget, every brow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DG

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If you’re constantly checking the price of bitcoin, you’re constantly wasting your time.

It’s also a red flag that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0t

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I once again find myself sitting in the midst of hundreds of unmasked randos…

LIKE A PSYCHOPATH

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huvegi Coming up shortly, more discussion about security and privacy with @lopp, @mflaxman, and @jimmysong, moder..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zc

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@stephanlivera Intellectual property is that thing where you can get government thugs to threaten people for doing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8U

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@Bitcoin_Sam I’m on a strict sauna regimen post weightlifting

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@nvk Trying out speedos for SRT Pool Track

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@dcryptojedi I certainly will; I kept a detailed journal with various metrics. Hopefully in the next few weeks I’ll write it up.

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@wizard_medic Yeah, not my first time on the keto train. The big improvement since my last try 5 years ago are that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JP

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@Rick_Langston Ah I do miss racquetball, haven’t played in several years now… so hard to find courts!

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@CoolCriSyS Hard to say since the whole process is a black box to me. I don’t know what internal integrity checks a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ef

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Ethan_Heilman @GraphYourLife @lopp @Marsmensch The Moderna vaccine source code is up on github so you can inspect the code. With..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zd

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@Marsmensch @Ethan_Heilman How am I to verify that what I’m being injected with is actually what is being claimed?..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ai

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@Ethan_Heilman I wasn’t thinking poison, but something more nefarious and subtle. Perhaps a behavioral alteration t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cV

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@jesse_proett Maybe, though I’d expect that delivery system would require far more resources to produce sufficient..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7u

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@ecurrencyhodler I think the camera did something weird with the hue. Note my arm holding the phone doesn’t have the same redness.

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I know I’m the paranoid security guy, but given how weird the world is becoming can you really rule out some sort o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TC

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@irnagoh @maxtannahill I tried low doses of ligandrol and ostarine in separate multiweek periods with a break betwe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yv

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@ttvCrypt0Jack @saifedean Yeah I heard radiation kills the virus so I’ve been getting my daily dose!

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A 29-year-old went to trade bitcoins in a parking lot in Munich. When he unlocked the wallet on his phone to show t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y5

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@HaghighatMax @maxtannahill Yep, I’ve experimented with a variety of things. Only way to find out what works and what doesn’t!

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@CroMillion Yes though no more beer. One of many variables I’ve experimented with is wine and liquor. Haven’t found..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lu

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@littledevil456 @CaitlinLong_ Keto flu is a thing. I found I was able to completely get rid of it by taking one of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uR

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@maxtannahill Yes, I’ve tried a variety of different things over the 4 months. Strict keto the entire time.

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@davidsharma @BradMichelson No but I also went really light on them and didn’t do anything complex like stacking multiple ones.

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@Eli__Solo I’ll publish a lengthy article in the next few weeks. Here’s the one that inspired me, though: nickfogle.com/keto-skeptic-t…

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@BradMichelson I’ll publish a long blog post with tons of details eventually, but the TL;DR is strict keto + high i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P3

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@CaitlinLong_ I have indeed - hardcore keto until just recently. Still experimenting with tweaking various things.

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When I looked at the COVID stats for my personal health situation I realized I didn’t need to “shelter in place” an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Li

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Seeing former Bitcoin critics predict the price will double or triple is adorable. It takes no conviction to believ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nK

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Being an early adopter ain’t easy.
twitter.com/ramit/status/5…

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@emilepetrone @Suhail Managed to turn my passion into my profession!

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There is a largely unexplored problem space of how various entities (accountants/courts/lenders/etc) are going to treat time locked assets.

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@zachherbert @satsie It’s a great idea on the surface. Beneath lies an iceberg of issues.

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@aPerfect_System There’s definitely demand. I’ve done a fair amount of thinking about it. blog.keys.casa/bitcoin-multis…

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SAYLOR STILL POWERING UP
THIS ISN’T EVEN HIS FINAL FORM
twitter.com/michael_saylor…

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CasaHODL Announcing Casa Centurion - the best way to HODL your through generations.

blog.keys.casa/announcing-cas…

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@UNC_Basketball Congrats on choosing the absolute worst day to announce this!

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@CallMeJossy That’s how you know it’s fake news!

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A recent study showed that the energy wasted by Bitcoiners to power their laser eyes was greater than the total ene..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pf

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