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

November 2021

@intangiblecoins I suggest dropping the $200 on the wireless adapter.

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@CryptoCobain @RealRossU Yeah I see a lot of positive words of support. Looks like I have all the folks you’re referring to muted. :-)

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@CryptoCobain @RealRossU I haven’t seen any of this drama so I guess you need to tune your filters more.

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@emilepetrone Countries without coercion.
Pure memetics.

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@MadMoneyOnCNBC @jimcramer A War on COVID will be as effective as the War on Drugs / Terror / Poverty. Have fun with that.

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@pil8920 @KatlasC Yeah I meant you can’t just trust a timestamp given to you by some random entity. The game theory..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YW

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In @nealstephenson’s Termination Shock, one protagonist regularly runs his “PanScan” app to check for confirmed cas..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4E

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@wheatpond 1 week in crypto is 7 years in tradfi

checkmate

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Full validation sync of Libbitcoin Node 3.6.0 to block 705,000 took my machine 46 hours, 41 minutes with a 100,000 UTXO cache.

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I guess you could say…
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transitory was transitory.

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@nvk Didn’t the mastodon primary dev / instance block the bitcoinhackers instance due to being “right wing” or some similar BS?

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@DougBorden pretty sure your account will be banned

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For the record, as a public private individual I do not consent to having the following depiction of myself shared..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O2

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@Cryptdorian There’s a trillion dollar bounty on the line for hacking Bitcoin at the protocol level. Many have tried.

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Imagine if we can reach the point at which every human runs their own fact checking daemon on a phone / wearable /..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…He

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We run Bitcoin nodes because they act as autonomous agents of truth, instantly rejecting attempts of fraud & decept..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vt

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Over the past 17 months / 75,000 blocks, @saylor & @MicroStrategy have acquired 138,775 BTC, which is nearly 30% of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ew

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“This bull market is so dumb; only goes up because MicroStrategy is buying them all.” pic.twitter.com/1gKyVLr3dV

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CasaHODL What is CoinJoin, and how does it augment privacy?

Our latest article has a quick explainer and a peek at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Eb

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Great writeup by @GaloyMoney on how to build a local circular Bitcoin economy.

* Community organizers are key.
* S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…28

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@mikejcasey @prestonjbyrne @BJacksonWrites I seem to recall that 1A does /not/ protect speech that incites violence..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ex

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@saylor Phew; I was getting worried - it’s been nearly 3 months since your last purchase!

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@ecurrencyhodler Yeah, ligandrol. Don’t use it if you’re a professional athlete. ;-)

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@Mark_MNLocal Depends on severity of illness and time constraints. If it’s an emergency I clearly need to trust the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1O

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@Mark_MNLocal Science is all we’ve got! Unfortunately the lines between science and propaganda can get blurry.

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Actually I am… and so can you with this one neat trick! twitter.com/PramilaJayapal…

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@realrysi Anything with a couple dozen GB of RAM and a solid state drive will be plenty of overkill for running a node for many years.

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Full validation sync of btcd v0.22.0-beta to block 705,000 took my benchmark machine 4 days, 7 hours, 15 minutes.

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Free your mind and your body will follow.

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@bitcoinsatvva It sounds like the only copy of the keys were in that safe.

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There will always be another threat of which you are told to be afraid. The ability to rationally assess risk while..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L1

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I’m trying to get into the holiday spirit but the bottle won’t open.

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@ohhushmusic This type of distribution decreases the likelihood of a single event wiping you out, but increases the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hM

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@TheIllix Any setup where you have keys distributed around; multisig is not the only way but it’s the most straightforward.

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Bitcoin does not merely let you be your own bank; you can secure your funds in a manner that is far more robust tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0V

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Man sells his 1,000 BTC for shitcoins on advice of a “crypto investor,” then proceeds to lose all of his money. He..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ew

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Remember, it’s rude to evangelize Bitcoin at Thanksgiving dinner unless a related topic comes up such as

Food cost..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hk

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Yes, I’m being bullied on a daily basis by a criminal organization that calls itself “government.” Send help. twitter.com/satoshis_dog/s…

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@satoshis_dog @olairet Pretending? Do I need to post a photo of me standing next to the wood pile holding my bow?

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I’ve developed a new workout regimen I’ve dubbed The Gratitude Stack.

1. Go out in the woods.
2. Cut down a tree…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bO

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Your groceries cost more for the same reason your bitcoins cost more. twitter.com/SenWarren/stat…

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SDWouters The saddest image I’ve ever made I think. We need a standard yesterday. pic.twitter.com/xibCbTjNbO

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CasaHODL Excited for Taproot? Want to learn more?

Join us at 3 p.m. EST/12 p.m. PST for a Twitter Space featuring @lopp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jA

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@CodlStorage Probably around $50; seems like the hex caps tend to be the most expensive part.

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If you create a safu.ninja style DIY seed backup, consider storing it inside of a 1” stainless steel p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yu

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Oh dear. Don’t day trade your daughter’s wedding funds. tribuneindia.com/news/nation/ma…

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@gladstein @udiWertheimer i thought everything was good for bitcoin

gonna be a short debate

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Politician courts Sovereign Individuals.

The thesis continues to play out as predicted. pic.twitter.com/y3zS46qGuM

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@shinesdw_lee Yes, for $350 you can get a top of the line flashlight that will throw a 30,000 lumen beam over half..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YS

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is it just me or is the miami airport the coldest (air conditioned) airport in the world

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@orweinberger Might want to check out Wyoming. I expect New York would be one of the worst.

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The rate of technological progress is amazing. Flashlight luminosity has increased by an order of magnitude in a de..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jv

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@johnconnor421 Mostly San Salvador. I’d agree that it seems like a rougher country than most.

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@JeremyRubin @SatoshiSarah What’s the cost/difficulty of registering? Hard to tell how big of a barrier this is. Wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fA

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@johnconnor421 I was just there this week and saw quite a few familiar faces.

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There are plenty of ways the El Salvador Bitcoin project could fail, most of which are outside of our control.

But..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f8

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@jespow @twobitidiot It will all be fine if we just comply. A psyops bot told me so. twitter.com/lopp/status/14…

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Snowden There is a strain of wealthy VC-guy who pretends to do you a favor by “warning” against Bitcoin (or whatever) while..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1C

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@pepperonner @CasaHODL Yeah it does, I use it via Aurora store. What won’t work is the encrypted cloud backup featu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l0

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7) Adopters of crypto networks are not insane, they are merely opting into realities that have more to offer.

They..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3E

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6) The further one goes down the rabbit hole of any given network and the ecosystem being built around it, the more..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dr

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5) There are some who work on better defining and defending the edges of a given crypto network by crafting memes a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q8

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4) Unlike with traditional migration between nation states, there is no border control between crypto networks. All..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OI

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3) Crypto networks establish microcosms with rule sets that define a reality anyone can opt into.

It’s more akin t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nC

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2) In meatspace (what some call “the real world”) you can not simply change the facts of reality - there are conseq..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QK

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1) “I reject your reality and substitute it with my own.”

This mindset would traditionally be the mark of a lunati..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N0

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Not sure why Twitter doesn’t tout itself as a mental health platform given how many folks on here happily give out free psychoanalyses.

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@udiWertheimer i operate under the assumption that this is what you have chosen to do with your retirement

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jonst0kes oh no. oh god. twitter.com/jonst0kes/stat…

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@Bruno_Nardi Looks like the bot owner caught wind of this, claimed not to be a bot a few times, then blocked me and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…up

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@DanielSingerS @prestonjbyrne “Sanity” is by definition a construct of the masses, who are rarely forward-thinking. twitter.com/lopp/status/92…

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@DanielSingerS @prestonjbyrne Hard to have logical conversations with folks who have been brainwashed into thinking in binary terms.

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Full validation sync of Mako commit hash 3d8a5180… took 24 hours 10 minutes to sync to block 705,000 on my benchm..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Of

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You shouldn’t hate me for being “right wing” because I’m not - I’m anti-wing.

The logical reason to hate me is bec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y2

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@TomerStrolight @BitcoinIsSaving Rulers don’t appreciate when subjects declare independence. 😬

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El Salvador has declared war on the dollar, just as @BitcoinIsSaving predicted 7 years ago. nakamotoinstitute.org/mempool/specul…

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@lommaj Who, me? I’ll have you know that I am an NFT owner. twitter.com/lopp/status/14…

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@paoloardoino New Tether truther conspiracy theories in 3…2…1…

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@kyletgibson @Twitter Somewhat, though you can be smart about it. They’d not want to translate on demand every time..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ez

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If @Twitter lets me tap on a tweet and then tap again to translate it to my native language, why can’t it automatic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VI

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ChristopherA @n1ckler @EESAenAlemania @UFGoficial There is now a Spanish (and Portuguese) translation of @BlockchainComns Learni..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AV

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@Cursed2Know @welcomtomachine @Joz3d I suspect it’s not worth arguing with someone who chooses to give credence to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…c5

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@BITPAINTCLUB Yeah I don’t have the time/ability to replicate my resources site for multiple languages but I’m happ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nT

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The most common question I got from locals in El Salvador was where to find trustworthy bitcoin educational resourc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7l

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@OneDeuxTriSeiGo Domestic travel doesn’t require it. Entering from another country does.

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@TheDRNet1 Remember when you used to be able to walk right up to the gate without being treated like a criminal?

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@wtogami @orweinberger @orionwl Not sure though I’ve run it for several years without problems, generally only upgrade annually.

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@orweinberger @orionwl @wtogami +1 for self hosted ghost. Also easy to migrate from medium.

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@Cr03Sinister Masks don’t guarantee anything either. Oops.

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@4realchris It’s not about the personal inconvenience, it’s about irrational compliance.

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Let me get this straight:

Most folks boarding an international flight to USA are vaccinated.

Everyone has a recen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HT

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@Ibo1337 I have no wings. You’ve fallen for the trap of believing there are only two schools of thought.

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@ChaosInAShell I suppose it’s somewhat irrelevant because there’s no way for me to convince anyone about my motives.

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The curse of having a high follower count is many folks assume your goal is to be an influencer and you derive your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i3

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@Jon_HQ For efficiency and my own amusement :-P

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@DanDarkPill I’m impressed that you can keep up with all this BS

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@Swayyemm For self custody there are no restrictions. For in-app bitcoin purchase it really depends on our broker p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oh

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Yes, I’m aware that making controversial statements will result in people unfollowing me. No need to announce your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0p

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@wolftendo They wouldn’t let me bring my own weapons  🤷

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@sylvesterboyd @BonzManifest Using lethal force to defend property is a much trickier legal stance and tends to dep..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xU

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@henjumeric43 @kybabtc Without explaining how escalation of force works, it goes from peaceful to not peaceful. The..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aR

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@brentkearney It’s not optimal. I’ve never seen so many armed guards around a city in my life.

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If you were surprised / upset by the verdict, you weren’t paying attention. Or you think the legal system cares abo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NQ

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Fuck around with a peaceful armed citizen and find out.

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“What you said is dumb and lacks nuance.”

Sir, this is Twitter.

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@Billyndroid The authoritarians wouldn’t let me bring my own guns!

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Like it or not, you are the protagonist of your own story. Might as well act like it.

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@IoshiTatamoto ikr, but I’m not one to turn down bodyguards when offered

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In order to achieve outsized success you must be brave enough, independent enough, and weird enough to stray from mainstream groupthink.

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The quickest way to a security conscious Bitcoiner’s heart is via armed escort.

Hola, El Salvador! pic.twitter.com/YYonZdMk0N

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Bitcoin down from $69,000 USD to under $58,000 USD. Possible buying opportunity.
twitter.com/BookofNick/sta…

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🤡 “In the event of emergency, an oxygen mask will drop down. Remove your mask before putting on your mask.” 🤡

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@Kexkey @BashCo_ Yeah so when using regex validation we’ve seen stuff like the user accidentally typing an exta ‘a’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X1

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@matthe1972 OK I didn’t ask them for ID, they could have been 10 or 13.

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@Kexkey @BashCo_ Not sure what you mean. Just because a string is base58 / base32 and a certain length doesn’t mean..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…av

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@Kexkey @BashCo_ IIRC when you resort to regex you are throwing checksum validation out the window.

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@Kexkey @BashCo_ You’re gonna have a bad time if you use a regex.

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When I say “overheard,” it’s literal.

I’m not creative enough to make this stuff up.

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Overhead some 12 year olds:

“What’s an NFT?”

“It’s a token you can buy with bitcoin. And then later you can sell..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R4

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kinda hope one of them follows me, sees this, and freaks out

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Overheard 2 guys in their 20s:

“Dude, he’s such an idiot - he’s going around trying to impress women by showing th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vu

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CasaHODL 🚀 Come work with us!
👇
jobs.lever.co/Casa pic.twitter.com/naTuZxrs9E

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@BTCBoromir @megatove @ODELL Depends on what you choose to receive at that address. Mostly bills for me.

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@DanDarkPill Indeed, there is no way to value testnet bitcoin :-D

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reason Environmentalist attacks on are best understood as a strategy by economic, media, and political elites to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nw

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@JustWhatDrOrdrd IDK, are prosecutors highly empathetic? It’s really about personality and ability to learn the tec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o0

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Really good summary of the evidence presented during the Rittenhouse trial, in timeline form of what happened the n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Eq

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@Melt_Dem a billion bucks ain’t what it used to be

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Murphy’s Law ensures that if you go on a trip without a specific PGP key, someone will soon send you a message encrypted to that key.

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Our fiat overlords say inflation will go away when the virus goes away.

They won’t say the virus ain’t going away.

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@kitathinking Good question; not sure if it makes sense for us to do in house given how jurisdiction-specific estat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3j

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@BTCBoromir Not really; credit kills privacy. It’s really easy for folks to run reports on your credit and find eve..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8G

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@NeerajKA @TheStalwart who needs a mortgage when you can 100X margin long a fractionalized NFT to extract enough li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iS

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@BTCBoromir Yes I’d generally only recommend that route if you are looking to buy it outright with cash. A mortgage..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4P

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@crodas To be clear we’ll consider anyone in a timezone that is shared with the continental US, though you’d likely..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JW

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Casa is hiring! Open roles:

Brand Designer
Client Advisor
Director of Engineering
Director of Finance
Director of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZM

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@megatove @BTCBoromir @ODELL It’s also helpful to use commercial remailers that will scan your mail; you can set th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cf

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@BTCBoromir @ODELL Actual pseudonymous mail is hard; you will likely need to receive mail in your real name at some..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…G3

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@PermaRich @Bcoin My annual node performance test blog post will have deeper insights.

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@Bcoin Full validation sync of @Bcoin v2.2.0 to block 705,000 completed in 27 hours, 47 minutes on my benchmark machine.

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@chaindesign Not really; for most international travel you need testing regardless of vaccination status.

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@Kalewakid Not always, I checked. Rapid testing facilities are much rarer.

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“If you want to get in you’ll need a negative covid test from the past 72 hours.”

“OK, how long does it take to ge..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sl

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bitcoinbrink Our current application window for this round of Brink grants is closing this week.

Get paid to work on open sourc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w8

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“The pandemic has been calling the shots for the economy and for inflation.” - @SecYellen

Holy deflection & scapegoating, Batman!

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jimmysong Fakeness Everywhere. Taproot live, Muun upgrades, Covenant debate, Seed backup tests, Utility-to-Speculation, Plebn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JO

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APompliano Today’s guests on The Best Business Show are @lopp and @pete_rizzo_.

We’ll be discussing the early days of bitcoin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0Y

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@udiWertheimer ser if I want to know what normies think about taproot i’ll just ask @PeterMcCormack

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@adrien_lacombe @PeterMcCormack @CryptoCobain There is no objective measure of “too high” - it’s all relative. High..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AD

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