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

April 2021

@KimDotcom Those who invoke “Satoshi’s Vision” in order to reject the Lightning Network beclown themselves and show..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LI

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Should I Buy Now or Wait?
When it comes to pic.twitter.com/bxS4x87Rki

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When I withdrew bitcoin from the exchange after going through the hellish nightmare of sending a wire transfer to i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Nk

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Welcome to the free market; whining will not give you any competitive advantage. twitter.com/Nick_Craver/st…

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Some say a simple measure of local government competence is how quickly potholes get repaired.

Took 3 years to get..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0g

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If the government truly cared about the health of its citizens, it would suggest self medicating with THC / MDMA /..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ts

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@jameshiggs277 If you limit bandwidth in the node config you can get by with around 7GB per month.

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“Being rich is having money; being wealthy is having time.”

- Henry Ward Beecher

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CasaHODL Our latest update is now live for Android!

🍱 Subaccounts:
You can safely + privately manage separate pools of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XF

via Hootsuite Inc. (retweeted on 1:07 PM, Apr 29th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

@BobLoukas I’d point more folks to Wasabi; JoinMarket is nice especially if you want to be a market maker, but is n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NT

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@satsie @theinstagibbs @marzig76 I found a bug in some web service a few years back where starting your password wi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FG

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@theinstagibbs @satsie It’s hard to escape / encode some chars 🤡

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If you aren’t getting a 10% raise this year, you’re getting a pay cut. Methodological shifts in govt reporting have..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yv

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So many rabbit holes to explore.
So little time.

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BitcoinMagazine Satoshi Disappear Day - Hosted by @pete_rizzo_ & @matt_odell pscp.tv/w/c1hlAjcwMTgw…

via Periscope (retweeted on 6:26 PM, Apr 28th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

T-minus 30 minutes until we hold the “Satoshi’s Legacy Roundtable” youtube.com/watch?v=IxefGQ…

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A well regulated (prepared to fight)
Militia (all citizens capable of fighting)
being necessary (important)
to the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5W

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@CryptoNoodle @J43216447 @PeterMcCormack Correct. And sovereign recovery instructions are sent to you upon setup an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ef

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Many fantasize about striking it rich.

Few worry about the effort and self-control required to preserve wealth.

P..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dz

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@PeterMcCormack REJOICING THAT I WILL FINALLY BE ABLE TO ONCE MORE MELT INTO YOUR SWEET EMBRACE

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When you realize no one is going to save you pic.twitter.com/Feyt9joM14

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PeterMcCormack 7/ Before I used Casa, I was worried that I might mess something up with my own setup.

Casa was surprisingly easy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wW

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 5:16 PM, Apr 27th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

Will @Scotus be able to correctly interpret the phrase “shall not be infringed?”

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Weak handed n00bs got shaken out in the recent correction while long-term HODLers stood strong, according..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9W

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Bitcoin miners collectively hold 4.57M BTC, about 15% of the total supply, according to @coinmetrics

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CoinDesk IN DEPTH: A hacker forged the world’s most expensive NFT – to teach the industry a lesson about hype.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X4Am

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 11:35 AM, Apr 27th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

The 24 hour news cycle / doom scrolling is literally bad for your physical health. Humans are not designed to be in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5d

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Somehow both of these statements are currently true in America:

1) There is a housing shortage; the real estate ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sy

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SGBarbour It’s time to get out of bed and face another day of hard work dismantling the confidence in the fiat monetary system.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:14 AM, Apr 27th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

You’re not a real Bitcoiner unless you drink meat-based beer.

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Continually amazed by how many ways folks can fuck up the seemingly simple “write down this seed phrase and keep it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2J

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@TheNatlInterest “Satoshi Nakamoto, a brilliant Japanese software engineer, invented Bitcoin back in 2008”

BAHAHAHA 🤡

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Create $13M ➡️ PRISON
Create $10T ➡️ PRAISE BE UNTO THEE
coindesk.com/counterfeiters…

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pete_rizzo_ 🚨 10 years ago today, ’s creator sent his last known message. Then he disappeared forever.

My latest..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oh

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For every Bitcoin proponent who has convinced folks to flee from fiat there are 10 detractors who have convinced fo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dY

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“Buying bitcoin is just speculation!”

It can be… if you’re a high time preference trader.

It’s not speculation..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2u

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You’re not a real Bitcoiner if you think there’s such a thing as a real Bitcoiner.

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A report on my experiences with popular bitcoin lending services. blog.lopp.net/custodial-bitc…

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The removal of nuance from conversation is but one step on the path to tyranny.

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“The Internet’s proven to be a pretty big deal for global society, and Bitcoin could basically be thought of as the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0B

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A DOSE A DAY OF UV RAYS KEEPS THE VENTILATOR AWAY

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PROBABLY A WISE DECISION AFTER 6 YEARS OF TERRIBLE TAKES pic.twitter.com/sDgLGPDSxP

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@RampCapitalLLC Yup, looks like that was the original, but that’s not where I saw it! I stumbled across it on reddi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yy

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AllisonReichel A simple chart for understanding currencies pic.twitter.com/aBIzjbDm4w

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:31 PM, Apr 23rd, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

“Dogecoin is just made up meme money with an uncapped supply.”

Central Bankers: pic.twitter.com/hc1RECc4Hy

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Sign #671 you have too much money: you find yourself paying to have your trophy tree rotated…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kv

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Never take criticism from someone from whom you would not also accept advice.

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Proposed capital gains tax increase?

I hear Puerto Rico is nice this time of year…

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lopp Remember when folks were predicting that Wall Street was going to tame Bitcoin’s volatility with their futures mark..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4y

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:31 AM, Apr 23rd, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

If you’re panic selling in fear of higher tax rates, you’re doing it wrong. twitter.com/lopp/status/13…

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@PeterMcCormack YOLO 100X LEVERAGE BITCOIN WITH CORPORATE TREASURY AND DUMP ALL SPONSORS

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@BrianLockhart @SamouraiWallet IT’S LOW-KEY TELLING YOU TO LOWER YOUR TIME PREFERENCE BRO

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CasaHODL ⏰ Starting in one hour!

Check out 2-of-3 Basic Multisig, learn how easy it is to set up, and get answers to freque..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jP

via Hootsuite Inc. (retweeted on 12:05 PM, Apr 22nd, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

SUCH WOW: the most prolific dogecoin code contributor is @orionwl 🤯

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THOSE WHO DO NOT LEARN FROM BITCOIN’S HISTORY ARE DOOMED TO REPEAT IT coindesk.com/turkish-state-…

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Blockworks_ He was swatted.
He deleted his identity.
His family doesn’t know where he lives.

Now, @lopp is using what he learn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ty

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 9:52 AM, Apr 22nd, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

“Our analysis suggests that higher ambient UVA exposure is associated with lower COVID‐19 specific mortality. The M..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5B

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Central bank shill hates free markets, needs cheese to go with his whine. twitter.com/DigiEconomist/…

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Wannabe central banker who prints his own money says what? twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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Since oat milk is basically sugar-laden grain juice cut with canola oil, you’re doing folks a favor by removing it.
twitter.com/Starbucks/stat…

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SO YOU’RE SAYING IT COULD GO DOWN BUT ALSO IT COULD GO UP

GALACTIC BRAIN PREDICTION, @ScottMinerd
cnbc.com/2021/04/21/bit…

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Given their current pace I expect the IRS to release guidance on how to treat your DeFi food token airdrops some ti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QJ

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On April 8 in Pologi, Kiev, Ukraine, 3 robbers tried to take an Antminer S9 from a miner, who successfully defended..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fc

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In general I find the “dominion and control” vagueness around airdrops to be concerning as it creates an exploitabl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VO

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3.5 years later, the IRS releases “clarification” on the BCH fork.

What if you had the keys to your BTC but didn’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V0

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CasaHODL 🎁 Wrapped , you say?

🤔 What is it? Is it secure? What do I need to know?

Join @lopp, @forwardsecrecy,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bq

via Hootsuite Inc. (retweeted on 4:58 PM, Apr 20th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

@GeneralSoTso @PeterMcCormack Sometimes I’ll have bulletproof coffee for breakfast, but mostly get my fat via eating.

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@PeterMcCormack seeing these photos just knocked me out of ketosis

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If you don’t believe me or don’t get it, just wait and see.

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Dropped my phone down a whole flight of concrete stairs and nary a scratch - kudos to @SpigenWorld Tough Armor!

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It’s far too difficult to set up a tor-only bitcoin+lightning node from scratch that doesn’t leak info via clearnet.

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Check out the latest episode of @OnTheBrinkCIV where @CasaHODL CEO @Nneuman discusses our design philosophy, why se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qe

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Happy 90th birthday to Fred Brooks, author of The Mythical Man Month and founder of the @UNC computer science depar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VM

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NULLAS LIBERTAS SINE SECRETO

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The outrageous thing is not that VCs / founders / employees sold some of their $COIN equity.

The outrageous thing is that we all know.

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This victim’s address may be in the Ledger leak - there is an address on the same block as the one reported by medi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0I

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Second home invasion this year against a bitcoin holder.
calgaryherald.com/news/crime/pol…

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@PeterMcCormack Can’t wait to see which luxury bicycle you end up buying.

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Bitcoin can not be defeated.
It can only be out competed.

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Nneuman I’ll be on Clubhouse with @lopp in a few min answering all your questions about multisig, security, and Ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vg

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:59 PM, Apr 16th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

Taking a stroll down memory lane… pic.twitter.com/W05euo5rm3

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Conventional wisdom: build equity in a house; real estate is a fairly solid store of long term value.

Unconvention..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rI

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@nic__carter @intangiblecoins Have you considered repositioning your laptop to an internet connection in a warmer zone of meatspace?

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WHAT KINDA MORON WANTS TO PAY A TAX FOR THE PRIVILEGE OF PAYING THEIR TAXES

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If you pay your taxes in bitcoin do you then have to pay capital gains taxes on your tax payment? 🤔 thedailychain.com/miami-commissi…

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CasaHODL 🎉 To celebrate yesterday’s big announcement, we’re hosting a Clubhouse chat with @lopp and @Nneuman!

Ask us anythi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KI

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:05 AM, Apr 16th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

@emilydparker @CoinDesk Nah

To do so is antithetical to the point of Dogecoin

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The real NFTs are the friends we made along the way.

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History is not kind to naysayers. They tend to be forgotten, as it is not noteworthy for folks to be against disruptive changes.

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@bitmunt Do yo have any non-default node configs? If you tell the node it can use more memory, it will keep more in the mempool.

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Stopped by /r/dogecoin for the first time in 6 years to see that it has become /r/wallstreetbets but with doges. This is gonna end well…

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anilsaidso My new book is out today!

📙’FEW UNDERSTAND THIS: A Visual Guide to Bitcoin’s Rise’

It’s packed with helpful stori..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pv

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 3:07 PM, Apr 15th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

CasaHODL Today we’re thrilled to announce two major updates to Casa App! 🤘

🍱 Subaccounts:
You can safely + privately manage..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yZ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:50 PM, Apr 15th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

“Financial independence is upstream of individual independence and ideological independence.” - @balajis

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BitcoinMagazine Speedy Trial Has Been Merged Into Bitcoin Core, Potentially Setting Path To Taproot Activation.

“Speedy Trial woul..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fq

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:16 AM, Apr 15th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

bitcoinfrankiee Hi Friends. Today on Crypto Internet Clubhouse we are discussing ‘The Art of HODL’ with @danheld and @lopp - what a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ec

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:55 AM, Apr 15th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

SteveUsingWords Just released an open source version of utxo.live so you can visualize the bitcoin blockchain from yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pl

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 9:54 AM, Apr 15th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

If you’re staking ETH2 and your node falls out of consensus due to a bug, does your staked ETH2 get slashed? 🤔

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Ethereum has been operating for 6 years and accrued $250B in ETH tokens alone, yet they’re still managing to break..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qw

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khannib All OpenEthereum (ex Parity) ETH nodes are currently stuck following the activation of the Berlin hard fork.

github.com/openethereum/o…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:10 AM, Apr 15th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

Good example of why I stopped reading HaterNews commentary years ago. Haters get left behind. twitter.com/Austen/status/…

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PrivacyMatters Mexico: Senate approves controversial bill to create a nationwide registry of cell phone users that will contain ea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jt

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:57 PM, Apr 14th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

Does anyone find it odd that a next generation exchange with several nines of uptime is going to have its equity tr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bX

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@khannib @khannib1 Without a blue check you’re an unperson!

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Every pleb who bought and held bitcoin since 2012 can make the same claim. twitter.com/garrytan/statu…

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The vast majority of crypto assets are essentially penny stocks with a distributed ledger component.

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Unlike celeb backed NFTs, it has actual utility. twitter.com/Forbes/status/…

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Would you rather have…

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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

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:05 PM, Apr 13th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

@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
twitter.com/michael_saylor…

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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
twitter.com/opencryptoorg/…

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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

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:37 PM, Apr 12th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

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

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:57 AM, Apr 12th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

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

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:36 AM, Apr 12th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

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.

via Twitter for Android in reply to Never10kagain

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

via Twitter for Android in reply to CapMetalMarvel

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

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 2:17 PM, Apr 11th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

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

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:26 AM, Apr 11th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

@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

via Twitter for Android in reply to Btc4R

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.

via Twitter for Android in reply to dragosroua

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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