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

August 2022

lopp After 4 years and 70 seed phrase backup devices tested… these are my conclusions on optimal device design. blog.lopp.net/a-treatise-on-…

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@smolwet The only one that comes to mind is BitGo but I’m not sure if their retail offering still supports using ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…E4

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@smolwet I’d caution you if using SSS to use a SSS tool for Trezor’s SLIP39 standard. There are tons of pitfalls to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xq

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@clarkmoody @robustus It’s too hard to monetize true privacy tech. You have to offer some other amazing functionali..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YT

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@smolwet I wouldn’t store a full seed phrase for a single signature wallet in a bank vault.

I would store 1 seed p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4W

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@eric_lombrozo @orionwl @SamouraiWallet @EFF Very true. I detest authoritarians at least an order of magnitude more than I did pre-bitcoin.

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Show me the code you have written and I will show you how it can be used to break a law. twitter.com/tante/status/1…

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In 1916 a constitutional amendment was proposed that all acts of war should be put to a nation-wide vote. Anyone vo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3t

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An aspect of @balajis’ The Network State that I wish more nonfiction writers would replicate: it’s heavily hyperlin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Z8

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@OrangeSurfBTC @Seed_Jig @SeedMint21 I have not, though I have them on my to-do list because I’m thinking of doing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2f

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lopp pic.twitter.com/DyKVItbeuo

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@CommodoreBTC This is a meta post in which I avoid referring to manufacturers. Check out my reviews project for spe… https://t.co/C5Y5wzluIY

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@zackvoell Our premium clients generally receive a seedplate or blockplate in their activation package.

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After 4 years and 70 seed phrase backup devices tested… these are my conclusions on optimal device design. blog.lopp.net/a-treatise-on-…

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@Tropical_Henry @bryan21896 @nvk Because Erigon has more configurable pruning options. IIRC the config I ran was de… https://t.co/POQQIZIFmW

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ChristopherA Today my article on the need to protect private keys from courts was published by @BitcoinMagazine. This may be the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1S

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@hashnomics CoinJoin is an interactive protocol that requires additional software to coordinate between many partie..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…07

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@degenonthefly Check out our guide for verifying your funds against your own node here: support.keys.casa/hc/en-us/artic…

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@BrianLockhart If anyone actually believed his claims, he’d have been scooped up years ago.

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Mountain man fanatics were unaffected by this week’s shenanigans.

Mountain men are best positioned to survive the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8c

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Those who use tools to defend their privacy are annoying to authoritarians.

Those who build privacy tools are a th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sr

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You live your life by the rules.
But you keep getting screwed.
Every reasonable person has a breaking point…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oW

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@jespow It comes from the recipient. Looks like Gated is an app that only supports using gmail’s API to manipulate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6v

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Inflation is the symptom.

Central banks are the disease.

Bitcoin is the cure.

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If you think Bitcoin uses a lot of energy now, just wait ‘til the fusion reactors start coming online.

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@ljxie Sorry to hear that. This is going to get worse as deepfake tech becomes more prevalent. I suspect the only i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gl

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Them: “you aren’t actually wealthy, you haven’t acquired anything with your imaginary money.”

Me: “I acquired free..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KQ

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“Much of America’s control circuitry has evolved to live outside of the formal state, thereby making it resistant t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mC

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@Arthur_van_Pelt The effort required to refute bullshit is an order of magnitude greater then the effort required to create it.

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@Paul08113166 Very few stakers actually stake themselves. They give their funds to a third party to stake, thus sub… https://t.co/hKSjEJ71Ck

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Folks love staking for the same reason they loved earning yield via lending.

Like lending, few folks want to actua..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0H

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Spend $100,000,000 building a plane.

Cheap out on the microphones used to communicate with passengers & crew. pic.twitter.com/NwzdRx71Fx

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@matthew_d_green If there is variance then I doubt it’s large enough to be detectable outside of normal block time variance.

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@brent_alvord @balajis Can’t force anyone to run code if they object to it.

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@lightcoin @TheBlueMatt @ajtowns @bryan21896 @nvk Interesting; I wonder if the pruning was improved since my last r… https://t.co/C3OJewpnyq

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@raknak Isn’t this only a problem if you want to get money back from them?

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If a POTUS gets sentenced to prison, does their Secret Service detail continue to protect them in prison?

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@TheBlueMatt @ajtowns @bryan21896 @nvk You’re going to get skepticism without more specifics because folks are havi… https://t.co/3hEpTFgRvI

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The people of God offer thoughts and prayers.

The people of the State say “there oughta be a law!”

The people of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e6

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Reminder that the IRS still processes paper returns by hand and hasn’t figured out how to implement 30 year old opt..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cf

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lopp Privacy is a prerequisite for liberty.

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@Mandrik Member when folks were shooting their iPhones because Apple took a wallet app down? So toxic!

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@andymstone Maybe Meta should stop bending the knee.

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@CryptoAl0 @muneeb Then you should block me because I’m not going anywhere.

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@nvk @jmcorgan @Mandrik It’s adorable to see folks complain about Twitter toxicity when they never spent time on bitcoin-assets IRC

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scott_lew_is on WorldCoin: Iris Hash *is* biometric data.

Iris Hash vs “photo of iris” is a distinction without difference when..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…df

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@bryan21896 @nvk A charitable interpretation would be that he’s confused because there are like 7 different types o… https://t.co/3Ba9SYbOga

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@bryan21896 @nvk Show me the data…

You could perhaps do so with Erigon if you have a multiterabyte solid state d… https://t.co/omwnrl5BYJ

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@afilini @bitcoindevkit This is great content; please keep writing about your development experiences!

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@idexio Sure, but it’s a war that will drag on because neither side can kill the other. It only ends due to boredom.

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Welcome to Bitcoin.

Bitcoin is for enemies.

You can’t kick people you dislike out of Bitcoin.

All you can do is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mF

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@ercwl Of course: he finds such behavior to be annoying / insulting. It’s not the same as ragequitting.

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@ercwl Wladimir has been working on delegating his duties to others for over 18 months. There’s more to it than a f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OE

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@CountBitcoin Wellll my web site is open source but it’s quite rare for someone to report a broken link. https://t.co/1q2390Gz7Y

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@Jim_Harper but then i have to care and feed the intern

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@moreBTCplease I do that in ~some~ cases where it looks like the linked content is permanently removed and I think it’s worth preserving.

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I spend several hours a week managing link rot across all of my articles and educational resources. This is becomin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rq

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@muneeb Block and mute! Hm it seems Twitter removed the export functionality and the only list sharing service I se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ER

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@muneeb Social media is a hostile environment. If you have a solution to that, I bet you could make billions.

As f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AK

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@muneeb If it’s really such a problem then I’ll volunteer to teach said core dev how to curate their comms. That’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YF

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Those who would give up sovereignty in exchange for convenience will find themselves with neither.

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@TuurDemeester Sure; my point is that “maxi” gets used in a least 2 ways.

1. The self-described maximalist. They b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fE

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@TuurDemeester Muddling the waters by conflating separate issues.

The issue is not one of beliefs, but of the acti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JP

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We must defend our own privacy.
We must defend our own sovereignty.
For we can expect to have none granted to us.

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@clarkmoody Oh you get a hash token with every commit!

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I have good news for everyone seeking a decentralized github - it already exists!

It’s called git.

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@mehmehturtle Yes, because anyone can claim the maximalist moniker. It’s really more a debate about toxicity.

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@Paul08113166 @PeterMcCormack @TheBlueMatt Kind of but not really. It was an absurdist project that was designed to… https://t.co/1L9jbQXmEp

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@RepTomEmmer well yeah, have you ever seen a billionaire’s tax return?

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@PeterMcCormack @TheBlueMatt IDK dude, Matt built and monetized a shitcoin generator well before Ethereum was a twi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ka

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You can’t hedge against chaos.

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@Excellion @redmerhuizinga Matt contributed to Bitcoin for many years while he was in high school and at UNC… unpaid.

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The irony of The Merge causing a blockchain & network split.

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@brucefenton @BashCo_ IIRC a few years back I argued that securities could be considered shitcoins because they are… https://t.co/zJOqYndGat

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some folks make their whole twitter identity about being a toxic asshole

others make their whole identity about be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LM

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@bitlgeuse It’s an observation, not an argument.

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The people who are actually building Bitcoin are generally too busy critiquing Bitcoin to perform the same level of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hm

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@JessicaVaugn Don’t think it really matters in the context of MAD. Nuclear powers have a tendency to avoid direct conflict.

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@provoost If there’s no difficulty bomb post-merge, how does Ethereum continue forcing hard forks? Tradition?

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@Rein2222 Absolutely; you can’t beat titanium.

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Do AI image generators disrupt the stock photo industry?

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@brucefenton why do you love inflation, bruce

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@JessicaVaugn If you’re in that area be sure to check out the Niland mud pots. When I was there on a motorcycle tri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HG

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If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the adversarial environment. pic.twitter.com/zUUTJ4Z0tb

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“Born too late to explore the Earth, born too early to explore the stars.”

This misguided meme is often used to ju..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hd

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@dragosroua I’m considering writing about my true passion - interpretive dance.

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Looks like I’ve averaged 1.3 blog posts per month for the past decade.

How many thousand+ word articles == 1 book?

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stephanlivera “There is a strong case that the Bitcoin protocol has only implemented 1 practical permanent hard fork. The forking..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qw

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@AriDavidPaul @ercwl Looks like Francis has been made an unperson.

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“You should not honor men more than truth.” - Plato

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@robustus this is the wrong question

the correct question is “how funny would it be if…”

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Hardware store employee: “Oh you need more propane, eh? It’s a great day for grilling!”

Me: “Uh yeah, grilling…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SY

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@waynemystir Absolutely; personally I’d go the “crypto capsule” route and buy a small threaded pipe that you seal w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z5

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Interesting to see which networks have predictable inflation in practice.

Of course, baseline inflation is not the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zo

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At this point it’s hard to imagine a buying a new phone unless you want a better camera or because you can’t replace the dying battery.

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@WayneVaughan Nah, the 20 ton hydraulic press is a more realistic deformation test.

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@CaitlinLong_ I’m offended you felt the need to ask!

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It’s gonna be a long weekend of stress testing. pic.twitter.com/65pLokU4mF

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The “Inflation Reduction Act of 2022” looks suspiciously like a tax increase. democrats.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/…

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LearnMoreWithC4 Join our CryptoCurrency Security Standard (CCSS) steering committee members LIVE today at 18:00 UTC with Petri Bass..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nI

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Folks with multi-monitor setups know exactly what happened here. pic.twitter.com/xrJ8gwH4Pn

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Stay in your climate-controlled pod, citizen! But only between 19 and 27 degrees. https://t.co/QtfFnHcQ5z

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RT @DocumentingBTC: #Bitcoin is transparent, predictable, and reliable money. This chart shows the historical actual inflation rate of #bit

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CasaHODL Why do so many crypto projects fail? It’s not because is doomed. In fact, the contrary.

Learn why bitcoi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9X

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GaloyMoney We’re excited to share two announcements:

1) We raised $4M to further bitcoin-native banking infrastructure.

2)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GI

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Previous POTUS continues to deliver far more entertainment value. businessinsider.com/trump-skipped-…

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Join us with special guest @BitcoinIsSaving as we learn tips and tricks for liquidating chairs and other unnecessar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dO

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letsencrypt Let’s Encrypt provides free TLS certificates to anyone, anywhere. To make things even easier, you can automate cert..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C5

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@robustus IIRC he turned into a BCH proponent.

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If you deposit funds into a smart contract that can be “upgraded” by devs without your approval then you’re playing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…41

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This has to be the least convincing death threat delivery I’ve ever seen. twitter.com/CNNPolitics/st…

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how brainwashed BSV believers see Craig Wright

vs

how the rest of the world sees Craig Wright pic.twitter.com/MJbXXrplj4

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@pleblira @denverbitcoin @PeterMcCormack Ridiculous requirements of a broken legal system.

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@DanDarkPill you chose an auspicious day indeed to return

welcome back!

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@NeerajKA My fav aspect of all the customer complaints is that they believed Celsius was safe because it was regulated by New York.

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@Streaming_Sats @kurtwuckertjr @CalvinAyre Because proving a negative is practically impossible. Craig counts on th… https://t.co/caePpyPrWF

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LearnMoreWithC4 Our CCSS auditor exam is now available! Join our CCSS committee members LIVE this Thursday at 18:00 UTC with Petri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R1

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@dAnconiaMining I probably saw it but it got lost in the noise of everything else he has plagiarized.

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I’ll never refer to Craig Wright as “Dr.” because he spent many years falsely claiming to have earned a PhD and giv..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1I

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RT @Bitwage: We’re excited to announce a new partnership with @CasaHODL and @EdgeWallet.

Your

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@kurtwuckertjr @CalvinAyre This is a case of Craig spending so many decades deceiving people that he’s unable to st… https://t.co/Ihynf11ZBd

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@kurtwuckertjr @CalvinAyre Nah, it’s not curious at all if you know how to read. The court found that Craig tried t… https://t.co/mlAvCyfUPu

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Apparently I triggered some sort of “copium bot” swarm… pic.twitter.com/2lOGBV29Jo

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@denverbitcoin @PeterMcCormack Technically Peter lost the lawsuit to the sum of £1. But he certainly won from the s… https://t.co/3BVesU3jbl

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Yet another court has come to the conclusion that Craig Wright is a liar.

This is your regular reminder that Crai..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Al

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Happy UASF day!
Half a decade has passed.
BCH now trades at 0.59% of the real Bitcoin.
twitter.com/lopp/status/10…

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