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

June 2022

When you find out there’s a tax on the fireworks you’re buying to celebrate independence from tyrannical taxation. pic.twitter.com/Ny78un9ysS

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JamieJBartlett BOOM !

As of about 5 minutes ago, Dr Ruja Ignatova, aka The Cryptoqueen is now on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugiti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ei

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a million bucks ain’t what it used to be pic.twitter.com/sRAcdFv7gC

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Turns out “transitory” was transitory.
businessinsider.com/inflation-outl…

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LPNational Join us July 3rd for the start of our revolution of monetary decentralization! pic.twitter.com/SxX7bx3Vyc

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@EdanYago does that make the haters heterodoxophobes

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@muneeb @EdanYago @danheld gotta have tribes so that knights can send their mooks into battle against a specific en..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TH

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Last year 56 year old Budimir Šobat broke the world breath holding record with a staggering time of 24 minutes 37 s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sM

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Bear markets are for building; join us as I discuss the Bitcoin Improvement Proposal process with @achow101! twitter.com/i/spaces/1YpJk…

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@matthuang Dunbar’s Token: a human can only reason about and manage a small number of different assets.

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@rogerkver you forgot to fix the formatting on your copypasta.

in a hurry?

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CasaHODL Ahh! Zombies! 🧟

Oh wait, it’s just 💁

Learn why Bitcoin keeps surviving in this article by @lopp👇..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4r

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bull market dreams vs bear market dreams pic.twitter.com/i82ixwhwFP

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Because good times create weak men. This is a self-correcting problem. twitter.com/FatherlyHQ/sta…

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KevinRothrock A man in Russia’s Sverdlovsk region is charged with discrediting the Army after he deposited rubles into a Sberbank..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kO

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lopp They said to “only invest what you can afford to lose” so I only invested my retirement funds, my career, and my re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X1

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Nneuman Self-custody is anti-bank run technology

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don’t buy bitcoin
it’s gonna crash pic.twitter.com/XOwKt8fKqC

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Whoa; looks like one of the guys accused of stealing bitcoin from @michaelterpin was nearly the victim of a $5 wren..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o3

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@GlassChainOrg are you still maintaining your site? I’m getting 500 errors on your explorer.

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CasaHODL Don’t miss our Space with @lopp & @achow101 where they talk about the process of making improvements to ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ml

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@LukeDashjr There are numerous references to the issue of bodily integrity and bodily autonomy throughout the Court..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xu

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Folks are doing the math and realizing that 105% of 0 is 0.

Lots of self custody maximalists being minted lately.

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@thelucky7smokes It’s immoral to threaten anyone with violence if they do or do not perform X upon themselves.

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Today SCOTUS declared that bodily autonomy is not a form of liberty. Naturally, this has made a lot of folks who ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zw

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@prestonjbyrne ser are you saying we can’t trust random otters on the internet?

what is the world coming to

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@panekkkk @josephjpeters The Howey Test shouldn’t even exist.

But it does, thus projects should incorporate that f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kK

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So it sounds like we’re…

banning juul vapes
half banning abortions
unbanning concealed carry

Has anyone tried t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…er

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@panekkkk @josephjpeters “worship?” ROFL it’s nothing more than part of the threat model

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@setanimals sorry to hear about your poor reading comprehension

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@josephjpeters @panekkkk DINO == unlikely to survive a nation state level attack

unregistered security == more lik..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r9

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is the solana phone also going to break once a month

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geyserfund Bitcoin is signal, everything else is noise. 🟠 🔊

That’s we built Geyser Grants, a platform where any Bitcoin creat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5q

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Today SCOTUS declared that “the ends justify the means” is not a sufficient argument to restrict citizens’ rights…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r3

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@christinenews @laurashin @SBF_FTX No one is being forced to use their resources to rescue those who took too many risks and failed.

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lopp Yield farming explained in 30 seconds: pic.twitter.com/R8HnQXiZaN

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SCOTUSblog The Supreme Court STRIKES DOWN a New York gun-control law that required people to show “proper cause” to get a lice..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XK

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@bowsamic @davidgerard Of course not, I’m merely providing an amusing counterexample.

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I’m confident that with the right tweaks to the formula we can get “core inflation” back below 2%! pic.twitter.com/shYqQk0xzC

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@WannaBuffett @tante Yes, because a lot of these systems are “decentralized” in meaningless ways. Decentralization..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vC

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@tante While Bitcoin is technically cryptocurrency, it’s “not crypto” in the sense that nearly all crypto projects..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uf

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The only way to be sure that you actually own bitcoin rather than an IOU that has been sold to multiple people and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IF

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Your daily dose of hopium. What if… pic.twitter.com/FPyWx7D3wC

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Final call for metal seed storage manufacturers - I’ll be performing my annual batch of stress tests soon. If you w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2M

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Counterstrike skins are reaching a whole new level pic.twitter.com/HuS0Tp4woM

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Bank man fried.

You were warned.

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Governments can and will regulate everything to the greatest extent possible.

Individuals can and will resist regu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6H

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There’s a shocking shortage of news stories about folks who put their funds in Lightning smart contracts and got ru..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LA

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fountain_app Buying Bitcoin feels good but earning Bitcoin for something you do every day feels even better.

That’s why Fountai..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FV

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 2:34 PM, Jun 21st, 2022 via Twitter Web App)

@danheld Sorry for your loss; I lost my best friend of 14 years just last week. pic.twitter.com/vhoIAtpnlZ

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Lightning Loop will be doubling their max swap size to 1.2 BTC as the Lightning Network’s liquidity has improved to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VO

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The next release of lnd will result in a ~95% reduction in disk space used to store channel updates.

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@ErikVoorhees To which they’ll sneer that bitcoin can too easily be pumped because of tether or something.

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@spoonmvn Well, even if a currency dies then authorities can always issue a new one. So I don’t think the concept o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WC

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Fiat currencies ~usually~ don’t crash / hyperinflate overnight. On the flip side, few fiat currencies survive 30 ye..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…03

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@zbig001 Yeah though Ethereum has far more economic activity so it’s easier for businesses to justify running nodes.

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When there are only a few nodes left on a network and they start failing, the failures cascade to other services. pic.twitter.com/0OHDpWj8Ez

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@EvanPrim @PeoplesBread @Noahpinion There will always be some hype-driving “influencer” types who give the rest of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t7

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@Noahpinion You could say the same of [insert meme stock here]

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Q: “Is now a good time to buy bitcoin?”

A: Have the fiat overlords given up their ability to meddle with the economy?

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On the latest episode of Bitcoin Explained, @AaronvanW and @provoost review my recent analysis of historical consen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OV

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BSV proponents: “nodes are only meant to be run by businesses; they will run them for profit”

Businesses: “we can’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ka

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“Our objective continues to be stabilizing our liquidity and operations. This process will take time.”

Translation..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GM

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When you’re grocery shopping and comparing the same drink but in different packages…

Can unit price: $0.002 / ml..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rm

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Common theme I’ve noticed amongst anti-coiners: they are simply critics at heart. Crypto is just their topic du jou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rZ

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Here’s the thing about the “Bitcoin community” - it’s whomever you wish to associate with. Haters will claim you’re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GU

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High time preference leads to poor decisions. thaipbsworld.com/suspect-claims…

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@cobie it’s only a temporary loss of impermanent loss protection, nbd

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@jdh @haralabob Sounds like you’re referring to the “Nation” group which has a quite diverse set of participants. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dt

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@Shawn_OMalley_ Looks like @coinmetrics does. Surprisingly the 5 year active supply is quite high; around 113B DOGE

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In retrospect, the folks screaming WAGMI were most likely NGMI.

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@intangiblecoins at the end of the day you’re just buying time

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Being a venture investor is much less stressful than being a crypto investor because it’s basically impossible to t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b3

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@cobie do you identify as a hedge fund?

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@Shawn_OMalley_ A better question would be to ask what the market cap of all DOGE that have actually moved in the p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y8

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Witness free market wealth redistribution. Funds flow from:

gamblers to savers
the insolvent to the solvent
high t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ck

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Stack airline miles during bull markets so you can still attend conferences during bear markets.

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“This time it’s different!” claim the critics and doomers every cycle.

Yet the fundamentals remain the same…

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Why would you need to do that if you’re solvent? twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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Have y’all considered maybe simply stealing less money from folks? twitter.com/JStein_WaPo/st…

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@BrianLockhart oh you better believe climate change will be addressed as a national security issue, especially when..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tK

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MariamHu This paper “How Brand Hive Minds Thrive: Understanding ’s Resilience” co-authored with Russ Belk is part of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m9

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Nice to see China celebrating Pride Month pic.twitter.com/mdcO5lwUyo

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This is peak Bitcoin Obituary season; if you come across an article proclaiming that The End is here, be sure to su..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sx

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Solvency failures? Not in the land of self custody! pic.twitter.com/b3qIZjLdVe

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I can see the headlines now:

RUSSIA TO CUT OFF EUROPE FROM OIL, REDIRECT FLOWS TO BITCOIN MINERS
twitter.com/BitcoinMagazin…

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@Redversmusic Sure, though one plus side to banks is they have deposit insurance. With crypto banks you are an unse..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zj

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@finblox “Buy and earn up to 90% APY on your crypto!”
🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩

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“We demonstrate Bitcoin consumes 56X less energy than the classical system. When Lightning is compared to Instant P..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gk

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With all the uncertainty in crypto, at least there’s one thing you can count on! twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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Galactic Year: the amount of time it takes our star to orbit our galaxy. Equivalent to 225 million Earth years.

Th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4V

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When you do what you love, your critics look like clowns who exist solely to provide entertainment.

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If 18-year-olds can kill and die for their country, they sure should be able to buy a beer. CHANGE THE LAW. twitter.com/amyklobuchar/s…

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@laurashin oh noes 1% of Kraken employees are upset

however is Kraken going to recover from this

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Wait, you’re telling me that crypto companies are not training their employees on firearm safety at corporate retre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zA

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What’s the 10 syllable German word for when you take someone’s schadenfreude against you and boomerang it back around against them?

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Breedlove22 Seems like a good time to remind you guys of a great way to self-custody your with @CasaHODL:

youtu.be/3jpUnmslcR8

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:59 PM, Jun 15th, 2022 via Twitter Web App)

how it started vs how it’s going pic.twitter.com/MjqQFzWtbR

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how it started vs how it’s going pic.twitter.com/GKWAGtfTT6

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how it started vs how it’s going pic.twitter.com/7xpVFVurte

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Crazy how nobody’s getting liquidated on Lightning Network; TVL at ATH! pic.twitter.com/3ItS3moEc4

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It’s been funny to see folks pointing out margin call price points as if margin call == forced liquidation. That is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WK

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No bailouts for gamblers in Bitcoin.

On the bright side, prudent folks get to scoop up their assets at firesale prices.

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@briankrebs Is this a cryptic way of claiming that only criminals use cryptocurrency?

You don’t believe there is v..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sy

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@briankrebs Why do you hate freedom? Because some people abuse it?

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@csuwildcat Is a pizza truly scarce when it can feed 100 million people?

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CasaHODL Helping HODLers not get rekt, one withdrawal from custodians at a time. pic.twitter.com/qLJqPP9vSZ

via Buffer (retweeted on 10:07 AM, Jun 14th, 2022 via Twitter for Android)

The cost of living doesn’t increase.
The value of your income decreases.

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@coryklippsten @prestonjbyrne Heh Midas had even more red flags than Celsius when I looked into it last year. blog.lopp.net/custodial-bitc…

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CasaHODL Not 🔑 your 🔑 keys 🔑
not 🔑 your 🔑

Learn why self-custody matters👇

buff.ly/3OhrUUR

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@BitMEXResearch Autists should avoid looking at the x-axis too closely.

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In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death, taxes, and inflation.

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Did you give your money to Celsius and now can’t get it back? Maybe you wouldn’t have done that if you subscribed t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X1

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@BitcoinIsSaving 1 bitcoin = 100,000,000 satoshis
an amazing deal!

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Lots of folks learning the hard way (yet again) why self custody by holding your own keys is the only sane option.

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Nneuman Just realized people with open borrows at low collateral ratios on Celsius are having to choose between getting liq..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fk

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Celsius just announced that withdrawals are suspended for the foreseeable future. pic.twitter.com/xXHiDt39OY

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What are the nocoiners recommending people do to protect themselves from inflation?

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@Tommstok technically they’re supposed to for non-citizens

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Boarding a flight to the US literally 6 hours after the COVID test requirements were dropped and OF COURSE none of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6J

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Rehypothecated deposit schemes work fine as long as most depositors believe they can get their money back.

But onc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dw

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Weekend long read: breaking down the variety of forks that have happened throughout Bitcoin’s history. There’s more..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Eo

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@Arthur_van_Pelt maybe they’re trying to fix BSV by turning it off and back on again

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@LukeDashjr @peterktodd This is why I argue that “hard fork” and “soft fork” are insufficiently descriptive. By you..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vu

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