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

October 2021

@matthew_d_green barely have time to speak on them much less listen

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Crypto miners in Abkhazia shot at people who were attempting to steal their equipment and killed one of the attacke..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wb

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A 19 year old French computer engineering student was stabbed to death by 3 people (including his lover) who were t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8J

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@tobysharp @shamoons For those who are crowdfunded, probably not great. Best bet is to get a single grant from an organization.

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A common technique of scammers is to use overcomplicated jargon to confuse you into thinking they’re an authority f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kf

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@brucefenton can u explain how to be a vibe capitalist

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Don’t dare dive down rabbit holes if you fear being alone in the dark.

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CasaHODL ⚠️ TOMORROW at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST:

🛠️ How to build products people love, with privacy-focused principles 🕵️‍♀️..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nL

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What if I told you that money is a product. twitter.com/elonmusk/statu…

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@muneeb Motion to migrate lingo from “bitcoin maxi” to “bitcoin fundi” because it sounds cuter.

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@2abuYounes @thebitcoinrabbi The trick is to find tax-deductible eligible charities that accept bitcoin directly. B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HK

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@thebitcoinrabbi I’d sooner send every sat to charitable orgs before I hand any over to the IRS to fund the militar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JX

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@WayneVaughan I like github’s automatic monthly recurring donations though that’s mostly for individual devs and a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BQ

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@btcbabey @benthecarman @CasaHODL I suggest reading the Sovereign Recovery email that gets sent to you once you fin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ug

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@The_Laureate_ @notgrubles @BitcoinMagazine I don’t trust politicians, I prefer to verify they have skin in the gam..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KP

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@BitcoinMagazine is this an announcement of an announcement of an announcement

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@AdamasNemesis @drinkhoplark Tastes like coffee; I prefer my coffee in the morning.

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@danheld @BitcoinMagazine I know Twitter done fucked up and switched me back to “top tweets” when I start seeing yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FE

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yes i spend a ton of time on twitter but it’s only 1 of my 5 screens don’t judge

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@BookofNick Meanwhile, a few quiet types will be secretly armoring up their killdozers.

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@notgrubles @BitcoinMagazine Sure, then he’s in violation of federal ethics laws 🤷‍♂️

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Me: “I want an energy drink that doesn’t taste like candy. And it needs to be 0 calories and 0 carbs, but none of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ye

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@brenorb We’ve got 85 years to figure out how! But on a serious note I think scheduling a noncontroversial hard for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oa

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@Mandrik i figured your unit of account was baklava

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Bitcoin Core will never have a 1.0 release.

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@page88 @EricColumbus You must be new here if you think Jack has any power over Bitcoin.

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CasaHODL ⚠️ TOMORROW at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST:

🛠️ How to build products people love, with privacy-focused principles 🕵️‍♀️..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nL

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@BitfuryGeorge Doesn’t feel like 2017 to me.
Mempool is empty.
Not seeing any stats that indicate retail FOMO.

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@nic__carter Bitcoiners cause inflation.
Bitcoiners must be hunted down and silenced!

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Capital gains tax is a punishment for success. And you can bet your life that those in power want to punish us.

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Trezor This Wednesday, join our talk with @lopp about OpSec, securing , recognizing and avoiding scams, and more…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NF

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@jkubes652 I’m ribbing him for still using fiat as his unit of account.

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@OfThings7 TBF $GBTC started off way down (vs NAV)

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Latest reports say that Baldwin wasn’t even supposed to be firing the weapon at the time it discharged - he was sim..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pw

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@brucefenton millibits failed, IMO our best chance is to go straight to sats

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@brucefenton Aha; I’ve never tikked nor tokked. I hope you’ve learned your lesson!

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@Via_Osmosis Not sure if English is your native language, but “fluid values” implies that “maximalists” flip flop o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0a

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@brucefenton I’m confused, I can still see the video…

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“I can’t believe you said _____, I thought maxis don’t believe that!”

The maximalism moniker is mostly meaningless..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EV

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Sorry China, after years of fucking with Bitcoiners nobody’s going to trust you. You reap what you sow. digesttime.com/2021/10/24/chi…

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@nvk Boomers better get in b4 the stock split!

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@Via_Osmosis @jettrain14 I decided it would be less interesting to chastise him for poor opsec. twitter.com/lopp/status/87…

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Owning a billion bucks of bitcoin isn’t bragworthy.

Owning 0.1% of the entire money supply, on the other hand…
twitter.com/BitcoinMagazin…

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@steve_hanke Have fun staying pedantic and racking up Ls.

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Doubleplus ungood newspeak from the Ministry of Truth twitter.com/thehill/status…

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live by the meme
die by the memelord pic.twitter.com/F5vyalhJJu

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Why am I paying a higher hourly rate for a guy to move rocks around than I’m paying my attorneys to write and revie..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zw

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Awwwwyeah limited edition @drinkhoplark help me bust through this writer’s block. pic.twitter.com/YJ8dUdFuFM

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Just realized @DudespostingWs could pivot to dudes posting their (tungsten) cubes and still be technically correct.

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Sorry, I didn’t know I’m not allowed to talk about Subject Y because you only follow me for Subject X.

Please file..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vi

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Inflation is completely under /their/ control. twitter.com/DeItaone/statu…

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Don’t trust, verify. Why?
* humans make mistakes
* some folks are malicious
* an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure

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@yog_urt Everyone in the chain of trust is at fault given that they could have prevented a tragedy with one simple check.

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Alec Baldwin killed his colleague because he trusted the assistant director, who in turn trusted the armorer.

“Don..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0b

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Over half of failed fiat currencies died due to either hyperinflation or war. trader2trader.wordpress.com/2012/11/28/lis…

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@CalvinAyre @_jonasschnelli_ This is rich coming from a guy who spent years on ICE’s list of most wanted fugitives.

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@ZubyMusic In my experience a lot of ex military folks are oddly libertarian… 😏

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@BrianLockhart @paulkrugman A GUN IN THE HAND IS WORTH 10 IN THE COMMUNAL ARMORY

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Liberty is the natural condition of the people. Servitude, however, is fostered when people are raised in subjectio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sa

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CasaHODL 🧠 Have you memorized your seed phrase yet?

🤯 We hope not.

Take a look at our latest article for insight on why t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tT

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The scariest jack-o’-lanterns ever created. pic.twitter.com/ZE3tYNMXDZ

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@_jonasschnelli_ @sthenc @shawnyeager Create fresh protonmail address, use it to create a github account, create a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v0

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CoinDesk SCOOP: @Walmart is letting shoppers buy at dozens of its U.S. locations via @coinstar kiosks.

We checked..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…A1

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_jonasschnelli_ Dear Bitcoiners

I decided to step down as Bitcoin Core maintainer and contributor.

The last years where amazing a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bN

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turns out worldcoin has been running since 2013 worldcoin.global

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Scammers don’t appreciate being called out; it’s bad for their business. pic.twitter.com/FYSmZX2oiE

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This podcast with @cmuratori is great content for technically-minded Bitcoin skeptics. We discuss a variety of fund..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bz

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lopp My Bitcoin exit strategy is death.

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Good writeup on the web of accounts and tactics used by the scammer who until recently was going by @CryptoWhale. medium.com/@cryptonator13…

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twobitidiot Top 10 baby.

Magic internet money is magic.

(ht @lopp for the chart) pic.twitter.com/z2RKlUC3RT

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*CENTRAL BANKS CAN’T BE TRUSTED TO MANAGE MONEY: BITCOINERS
twitter.com/DeItaone/statu…

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At the rate US mining is taking off it won’t be long before I have to copypasta my “Why China Doesn’t Control Bitco..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FK

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at this rate only bitcoiners will be able to afford beef

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lopp Folks watching Bitcoin approaching ATH pic.twitter.com/BhfHxf89Ou

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gm haters, bears, buttcoiners, & FUDsters

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@twobitidiot @rohangrey Here’s to hoping for more Palmer-esque meltdowns.

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_CryptoCurator Well folks, I have completed Phase 1 check out out! I will expand this spreadsheet and will keep it updated through..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RA

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$BITO is closed for trading for the day; looks like it will rank #2 in terms of opening day volume for an ETF at ar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZW

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What are the best (reputable) bitcoin escrow services for large transactions such as real estate purchases? Please..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AH

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$BITO is currently at #3 in terms of all-time ETF opening day volume

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Folks watching Bitcoin approaching ATH pic.twitter.com/BhfHxf89Ou

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gm wall street
LFG

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$BTFD going live soon, next we need $WGMI & $HFSP BTC ETFs.

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zerohedge The American Dream Is Dead And Bitcoin Has Replaced It zerohedge.com/crypto/america…

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ForbesCrypto How the rich store their bitcoin: by @lopp

on.forbes.com/6011JOEOU

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@TwitterSupport please make tweet previews more predictable when I’m embedding both a link and a tweet URL into a t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wB

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Parents, please educate your kids about the cardinal rule of Bitcoin. H/T @Mitantar
theguardian.com/uk-news/2021/o…

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Schrödinger’s trillionaire: it’s plausible that in the coming years the world’s first trillionaire will be Satoshi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gN

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@in2the7thmatrix @murchandamus Not necessarily. You can’t know if a double spend transaction may have been sent to mining pools out of band.

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@RaoulGMI Tip: don’t fight the tide of memes, they’re outside of your control.

Just chill and go with the flow.

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@RichArschmann As mentioned in my article, this type of setup reduces risk of a single catastrophic wiping out all..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e1

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@whaleryda If it’s a single signature wallet and the keys are all on an internet connected device then you shouldn’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HS

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@douchante Only you can answer such a question. IMO the risk of 100% loss for 5% gain means you should be conservat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7K

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@SheBytesBlog @imobbcs I’ve been building multisig wallets for 7 years, so I guess you could say I think they are a good idea.

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@lowek @aWiIdPsyduck Better than not having a hardware wallet, just not my favorite these days.

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@imobbcs Yeah this is a really complex topic and in our experience everyone’s situation is different - customizatio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ic

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@aWiIdPsyduck Coldcard, Foundation, Keystone are all great and support recent standards that make signing simpler.

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Some thoughts on Bitcoin security for high net worth individuals. forbes.com/sites/jamesonl…

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@NoBoxCanHoldMe Yes, the calls were placed through burner voip accounts.

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@drinkhoplark Only tried the Really Hoppy One thus far, very sad I missed out on the Really Really Hoppy One. Will..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cQ

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@TacksetRacing It’s a potentially deadly situation. Several swatting victims have been killed by police over the pa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…u5

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If you’re a keto dieter who misses drinking IPAs, check out @drinkhoplark’s hopped tea.

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CoinsureNZ My first long form article “The Bitcoin Rorchach Test” is now up on @BitcoinMagazine
bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/the-bi…

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@nvk @hmichellerose Yeah there are several reasons I’ve continued the pursuit for so long; naturally I intend to ex..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hN

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@dreamercoin Any of them should do just fine. My general feeling is that umbrel seems to have the most traction at the moment.

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ShcoobyS You think you’re getting rich by holding Bitcoin, but you’re not.

You’re just being made whole again by getting ba..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hZ

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@qubitsecret Unfortunately I had to do it the hard way by myself. IIRC MB’s privacy guide had not yet been published.

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@BondoCri Yes, they’re basically obligated to check out every report even if they suspect it’s false.

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Four years ago I was threatened & extorted by someone who sent SWAT to my home.

I spent the next year burning down..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9K

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@J0E007 Sure. Drugs won the War on Drugs.

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What thickness of tungsten block is required to stop a .50 caliber round, @MTS_Store?

Asking for a friend.

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Shout out to the procrastinators who are filing their taxes today. 😬

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@Jaco_van_Wyk You can see an example of what the Casa spending process looks like here: youtube.com/watch?v=VQDwst…

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@urosrajsic @J0E007 Mining on oil / gas platforms in international waters of course.

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@MTS_Store Can I use a bunch of these to build a citadel?

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@J0E007 Because there is no single “the government.”

Sovereign Individual thesis; miners will end up operating whe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bG

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The “Cult of Bitcoin” is a paradox. It involves the veneration of ideals antithetical to cults such as self soverei..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XA

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gm to everyone who kept their laser eyes on the prize
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TRF_Stories 🪙 10 years ago, Afghan entrepreneur @RoyaMahboob started paying her all-female staff in .

🇦🇫 It helped som..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0r

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@BlancoWeiss @blocktrainer It only really matters in this case if you want to be validating taproot spends.

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Tell me there’s an ETF coming without admitting there’s an ETF coming. twitter.com/SEC_Investor_E…

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@BlancoWeiss @blocktrainer Well, plus it’s generally against peoples’ best interests to apply such an update.

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@nvk canadian dollars or real dollars?

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Is it a firearm if it’s physically incapable of firing? 🤔 twitter.com/bedspolice/sta…

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Lebanon is having a financial crisis because the central bank tried to make the lira a stablecoin pegged at 1,507 p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3E

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The truth will set you free.

But first… it will piss you off.

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Life imitates art.
Kudos to @WilliamShatner for boldly going where no 90 year old has gone before!
youtube.com/watch?v=5hARDX…

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Anyone who says they can get your stolen bitcoin back is likely just setting you up for an affinity “advance fee” scam.

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Q: My wallet got hacked, can you help me get my bitcoin back?

A: No, I deal ounces of prevention.

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DrKarlynB A tale of two notifications….pic.twitter.com/87TXO0MpPhPh

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:59 AM, Oct 13th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

LynAldenContact If you don’t need to eat, use energy, or need some sort of home, then inflation is declining.

So there’s that. twitter.com/SteveMatthews1…

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Because 64 is the magic number after which the emission cycle would have reset due to a bit shift overflow…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5F

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patrick_oshag My conversation with @Nneuman, CEO of Casa

- past, present, and future of asset custody
- banking
- private keys a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nK

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@Crypto_Texan Yes there are some transaction-level sanity checks of that nature.

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A common misconception is that Bitcoin must regularly check that the money supply remains under 21 million.

In fac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qh

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@neovolrath Good luck changing it on my machines.

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@JeremyRubin @KayBeSee Thank goodness someone finally read all the algorithms!

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@notgrubles idk those bitwise operators can be pretty shifty

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@danheld Ain’t no party like a Bitcoin party

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Old & busted: overt premines.

New hotness: surprise airdrops to early adopters that insiders knew were going to happen.

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scottbudman : Thieves break into Silicon Valley liquor store .. not to steal the cash ATM, but to steal the ATM. pic.twitter.com/eISIHokjED

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@CoinDesk “simply buying and holding a crypto asset for any length of time does not guarantee you will make a profi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sS

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