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

March 2022

TheWOASPodcast For his second return to the podcast, @lopp shared all his best secrets on how to be your own bank.

There is a ri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QH

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With @krakenfx rolling out Lightning Network support, a reminder of my 2019 presentation that explains why exchange..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6X

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Average year-over-year rent increase is coming in at 24% for one-bedroom rentals and 22% for two-bedroom rentals. P..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EP

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“You don’t need to defend your network with Proof of Work” is the new “you don’t need to defend yourself with weapo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tP

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pierre_rochard Kraken has integrated Bitcoin’s Lightning Network!

Huge thank you to all the engineering, product, design, legal,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R9

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@MrChrisEllis I wonder what model of private jet Ripple execs fly in :-P

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If “environmentalists” had half a clue how Bitcoin works, they’d be spending their energy trying to increase Lightn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9Y

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My favorite aspect of ESG narratives is when forkcoiners court wokecoiners by claiming their big block forks are mo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kw

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I’m starting to suspect that Greenpeace doesn’t actually want to engage in the public protocol improvement process.

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One step closer to the dystopian cyberpunk future. twitter.com/Dyson/status/1…

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@KlandriganUL @brucefenton Consarn those freedom extremists who want to leave us alone!

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brucefenton I will not stand by while my country and our values are destroyed by politicians in Washington DC.

We must build a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ud

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crypto_voices Come have a listen to @lopp do another round on the pod for wallet security and general practices for pres..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gI

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@ThereWillBeMoon Twitter is capable of deplatforming me. I’m not going to get deplatformed off my own own self host..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ts

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If your only connection to me is through Twitter, that’s a single point of failure. You can fix that by:

Following..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NF

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@AbbieDillen If what you’re claiming is true (it’s not) then you should offer this modified Bitcoin protocol to the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Rx

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Dear @bruneski @chrislarsensf @greenpeaceusa,

We haven’t heard back regarding collaboration. Understandable; it ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1w

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Sounds like law enforcement may have finally caught up with Big Vern. twitter.com/whale_alert/st…

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@kutheks Yes, that would be more entertaining.

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When the intellectuals and propagandists take their shots at Bitcoin. pic.twitter.com/SlOTUUYXiQ

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Authoritarians would have you believe that insider trading should be illegal because it’s an unfair advantage. And..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZR

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hugohanoi We didn’t know that our SuPeR sEcUrE PoS validator system was hacked until one week after the hack - at which point..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ma

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@nic__carter Would be interested to know the actual flow of funds. I wonder if Larsen made a charitable donation to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qp

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The real kicker is the ESG concern trolls are trying to trick us into changing the system so that these leaders wou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0f

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@TheGuySwann They’re using weasel words as modifiers - “could help” is a great way to make the statement meaningles..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZH

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Wokecoiners should fork to Proof of Woke.

Give us a sweet airdrop.

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@CoinDesk WHAT INTERESTING TIMING FOR SUCH AN ARTICLE TO BE PUBLISHED

JUST A COINCIDENCE, NO DOUBT

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CasaHODL 🔒Have travel security questions? We got you!

We’re hosting a Q&A with @lopp and @forwardsecrecy to help you prepa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ri

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provoost In this week’s episode of Bitcoin, Explained @AaronvanW and I talk about improvements to Bitcoin Core’s performance..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ly

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@jerrybrito You have to put yourself in Ripple’s shoes, Jerry. Their network operates off of a list of 34 trusted n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dC

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Dear @bruneski @chrislarsensf @Greenpeace,

I am unable to find your Bitcoin Improvement Proposal submission, nor c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WS

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@JaviWalk PoS is the traditional model that empowers the wealthy and makes it hard for them to be overthrown. Good..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…34

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Bitcoin will not be concern trolled into accepting a weaker security model.

But folks are welcome to continue spen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ny

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@chrislarsensf I fully support you spending money to lobby for Bitcoin mining updates.

I don’t think $5M will be s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Te

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@Will_MartinS22 @IIICapital You’re conflating subdivisibility with supply.

Don’t feel bad, it’s quite common.

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“However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light.” – Stanley Kubricpic.twitter.com/v3pMDpeHvHvH

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@paidinsatoshi @Screwball100 @nvk It’s easier than you might think, especially if you have manly meaty fingers.

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Twitter is neat and all, but if you want to ensure that you don’t miss any of my free airdrops* you should subscrib..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0M

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@EatCookCryptos Oh? I thought it was Coinlab / Peter Vessenes. I guess that got thrown out / settled in 2019…

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“Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.”

- Thomas Jefferson

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@nic__carter “Chair of the Committee on State Sanctioned Theft”

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I did not apply to be a part of your society. Please consider this to be my formal resignation. twitter.com/paultang/statu…

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@AriDavidPaul Of course markets!= ideals. Ideals are far more valuable.

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MTGOX has been in bankruptcy proceedings for more than twice as long as the company was in operation.

Its remainin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QV

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It should come with a t-shirt that says “I lost all my money on MTGOX and all I got was an NFT”
twitter.com/MagicalTux/sta…

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1 BTC is already out of reach of most people.
Though you might still be able to stack a million sats.

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@_JustinMoon_ I’ll get one published with the pre v0.8 versions eventually… might take a month or two.

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@murchandamus Hire someone to clean your apartment and spend the time answering more questions on BSE.

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There’s nothing wrong with allowing folks with different sex chromosomes to compete athletically.

Yet many sports..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pr

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@StephenPiment Hardware companies tend not to focus on multisig, especially if they support altcoins - becomes too..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yW

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“They were men that had not learned the art of submission, nor had they been trained to the art of war. But our ast..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pq

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@nic__carter your new PFP doesn’t have a ‘stache

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ercwl Imagine you’re a bitcoin hater and you’ve been claiming that bitcoin is unilaterally boiling the oceans for years,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FR

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“We shouldn’t be pleased that Russia’s attack on Ukraine is floundering because Putin might get frustrated and try..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4J

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@pavlenex Have you ever heard of the lowest common denominator?

That’s how “influencing” works.

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@LysergicEther The cost is less because the dollar price remains the same while the value of the dollar is less.

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Shrinkflation is not greedy corporations charging you the same for less.

Shrinkflation is corporations charging yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LQ

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Bitcoin has no concept of CBD.

This is not a bug.

It’s a feature.

twitter.com/AmandaMGoetz/s…

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@_JustinMoon_ see this is why carbs are trouble
put your hard liquor in the freezer and you’re fine

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I’m no expert in modern urban guerrilla tactics…

but maybe carrying networked surveillance devices and posting o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EG

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@Excellion @LaGeoSV @RicardoBSalinas Be careful with all those helicopter rides; helicopters are known as “billiona..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pc

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You can’t fight rhetoric with dialectic. But you CAN successfully fight logic with fallacious rhetoric.

I think ab..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fm

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Men sustain over 97% of US combat deaths. Canceling male-dominated combat would help give millions of women a fair..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JU

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I can’t imagine such a miserable ignorant existence. You have my sympathy. twitter.com/marwilliamson/…

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Trezor On Wednesday, March 23rd at 18:00 UTC, join us for our Twitter Spaces with @lopp and @ARK_PLATE.

We will talk abou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sh

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When you use your exchange account as a wallet to make payments, you’re gonna have a bad time. This is because it’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zh

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Great analysis and new spreadsheet of my metal seed storage stress test results by Jeremy Dance! youtube.com/watch?v=Gi0TRy…

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@nytimestech r̶e̶s̶e̶a̶r̶c̶h̶e̶r̶s̶ central bank shills
FTFY

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@czervickal @jespow Nope, there are other fundamental problems that he outlines in the presentation.

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Every time my inbox fills up faster than I can bail it out and I’m tempted to erect a paywall, I remember that..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5r

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“Dear Support,

I am trying to export my data. I clicked X, then Y, then Z and downloaded the CSV. But it’s missing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…K4

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CasaHODL Do you or someone you know need to get orange pilled in Miami? 😎🏖🚀

We’re giving away a FREE TICKET to ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cs

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mecee Announcement:

Trammell Venture Partners Launches Venture Capital Industry’s First Dedicated - Native Ins..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oQ

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@TheStalwart @gladstein You know someone is working on figuring out how to blame this on bitcoin miners.

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@aaronpkowalski XDS is certainly my least favorite to shoot, though most concealable of course. Seems more suscepti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tj

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Pretty cool adoption trend: @PodcastindexOrg lists 5,122 podcasts that accept Lightning payments. podcastindex.org/podcast/value4…

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Potential attackers take heed: the most valuable item I keep on me is a Springfield XD.

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Diditaihuttu You buy to have more dollars.

I buy to have less dollars.

We are not the same 👊🏼

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:41 PM, Mar 21st, 2022 via Twitter Web App)

jlppfeffer There are two types of Bitcoin owners. Ones who use it as a safe haven and ones who see it as a speculative risk as..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IF

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jimmysong This and much more (like Austin Powers references)!

Bitcoin Tech Talk #284

jimmysong.substack.com/p/fiat-money-i…

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Flaunt your life of luxury?
Better be prepared to defend it.
nypost.com/2022/03/19/nyc…

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A common trait I’ve noticed among on-chain scaling proponents: they tend to focus on the cost of magnetic disk stor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…td

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Back in the day folks told me I’d lose most of my money by putting it into bitcoin.

I told them they’d lose theirs..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fc

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How much faster is the latest Bitcoin Core release compared to some of the first releases from 10 years ago?

v22 i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fd

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@terr547 Bitcoin’s annual inflation rate is under 2%; the fundamentals are strong.

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We warned folks they would need to learn to have fun staying poor and we were told we were being toxic.

Now you ca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eB

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@repletesumo The oldest version of Bitcoin Core that syncs to chain tip without modification if v0.8 which was rele..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xr

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@djbooth007 Yeah, people don’t know what they want. Or aren’t willing to admit it.

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Inflation stings most if you earn less than 1 BTC. Here’s how to deal:

➡️ Pray for favorable bank policies
➡️ Try..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lj

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It’s my displeasure to report that my BSV research got over twice as many reads as my BTC research despite the poll..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hg

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lopp 1) I recommend that every Bitcoin enthusiast reads Satoshi’s original announcement email thread in its entirety: goo.gl/z3HkoK

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Big oof from @TrustWallet.
Unsatisfactory explanation for why they’re not following basic best practices regarding..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JW

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.@port8333 is now reporting estimated total (reachable + unreachable) Bitcoin node counts at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q1

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Cointelegraph What’s the easiest way to lose your Bitcoin? It may sound like a joke, but more people follow these tactics than yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fe

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@MatthewZipkin The answer seems to depend on how you define a hard fork. If a hard fork is a condition of the netwo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…I1

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Censorship resistance is good for everyone except tyrants. pic.twitter.com/vUxjOUcdEG

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@JackOCrypto @gpatrickhubbard @novogratz Not to mention all of the “food” products that get stuffed with corn syrup..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YN

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@novogratz You talking about corn? Corn is a scam by Big Food, bro!

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“Come closer, get near
to be sure you’ll hear
what I say is clear”

I whispered in the tyrant’s ear:

“You are righ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ck

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@paulg Not the ones who are my clients.

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ecurrencyhodler Join me in my Space! Going to talk about self custody, multisig, and even inheritance! twitter.com/i/spaces/1ZkJz…

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sanction deez bits, @SenWarren

We don’t much care if you don’t approve of the software we write. Software can’t b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WW

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CasaHODL How to tell if they’re the one pic.twitter.com/QPWYKpUKyg

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@Arthur_van_Pelt @PeterScottMorg1 Technically he’s correct - there will never be any on-chain evidence of double sp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ux

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“The hardest part of setting up crypto donations for Ukraine was going through the bureaucracy to get the addresses..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…04

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@twobitidiot Attempt to fully validate the network on my desktop. If it fails, laugh and run away.

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There’s way too much information to decode The News. You get used to it. I…I don’t even see The News. All I see istwitter.com/i/web/status/1…LLyM

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You should probably be less afraid of Putin pressing the launch button and more afraid that the aging Russian nucle..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oV

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@PeterMcCormack All I’m saying is that you have to be pro-firearm ownership if you want to claim to be a feminist…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…31

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@PeterMcCormack Real women need guns.

Or do you think women should just accept that they can be victimized due to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tC

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IntelTechniques PSA: Be Careful Buying Gun Safes

While buying a safe for a client today, I noticed many of them proudly displayed..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gM

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Few folks will ever need these instructions, but hopefully these guides will save someone from bashing their head a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VS

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@socratoshi @BITPAINTCLUB Looks like you got one of the crappy aluminum devices. It’s criminal that several compani..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…84

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Nneuman My latest op-ed in @FortuneMagazine about the importance of financial freedom as a fundamental right, and how Bitco..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EH

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Premium cope; I answered this question in the very first paragraph. I will continue to document BSV’s decline for e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EA

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can’t get cancelled for identity politics by the wokes if you’re anon

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@JedFPowers @CasaHODL Lightning channels are built using nondeterministic data; that’s why you need channel backups..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HG

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@Illaustrian Yep, Evan is a real employee. You can see him on our team page. keys.casa/company

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A lot of weak-willed woke tech companies are exposing their true colors by deplatforming users and even seizing / f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9p

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@matthew_d_green Bitcoin bounced back from a China ban in a matter of months; I really don’t see how a European ban would have much effect.

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jimmysong This and a lot more (now with more jokes!), in

Killing DINOs Tech Talk #283

jimmysong.substack.com/p/killing-dino…

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@rkfg_me Just using hashcash as @adam3us originally intended.

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Due to an increase in spam volume, the difficulty target for my web site’s PoW contact form is hereby raised from 1..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3k

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@Sam_Makes_Games Yeah, a spinning disk drive with extremely low iops. A high performance NVMe drive like mine woul..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TS

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@Excellion It does if Moscow Time becomes the global standard.

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xnwup Today, Hackerone took $25k from me, because I am a belarusian citizen. 1/9 pic.twitter.com/1PgBrDF80d

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@Bitcoin_Beyond Care to make a falsifiable prediction or are you going to stick with meaningless drivel?

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@mikebelshe I wish I could say it gets easier, but every time you end up dealing with different entities who can potentially screw it up.

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Twitter’s quality filters that deprioritize the ranking of replies containing negativity are very bad at detecting sarcasm.

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CasaHODL Are you new to ? Been stacking sats for a while?

Casa co-founder and CTO @lopp curates a deep archive of B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7D

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@CryptoMethasone I answered that question in the very first paragraph.

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A deep dive into the dumpster fire known as BSV. blog.lopp.net/bsv-scalabilit…

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@coinyeezy @kelseyhightower how will anyone give a fuck about a frog’s concern trolling

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@kelseyhightower That’s OK; the system will continue functioning regardless of how well you understand it.

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@kelseyhightower Tell us you don’t understand game theory and security models without telling us you don’t understa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mC

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Indeed; Bitcoin inverted the command and control hierarchy that is used to manipulate many aspects of civilization..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hu

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enough nukes to turn the world to glass
doesn’t hold a candle to the deterrent
of a rifle behind every blade of grass

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@laurashin XRP Army used to be worse though they seem to have withered.

Try writing something critical of CSW ;-)

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