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

August 2018

This could potentially be interpreted as a “fear of the US Federal Government map” - lighter counties have higher c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oa

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@therealtoktok @MastodonProject Pretty sure that would require a second layer bridge protocol of some sort.

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Don’t use @MastodonProject - it’s so terrible that no one on there is giving away free ETH.

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@officialmcafee Sir, the appropriate firearm for a shower is a Mossberg 500 Mariner.

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Bitcoin is
“Free” as in “freedom”
Not “free” as in “free beer”
H/T @zechendorf

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@3solarmasses Transaction fees. We’ve already experienced periods of time where tx fees have reached nearly half of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R9

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@TuurDemeester @openbazaar The all-in-one bundle makes it pretty easy. I’m currently testing out the more advanced client-server stuff.

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@orionwl @_jonasschnelli_ Yeah, he predictably took this tweet over to his echo chamber to fuel the fire. reddit.com/r/btc/comments…

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BlockFuse Hello Word. We’re BlockFuse & we make $LTC and $BTC app development easy. How? Our open-source platform CoinMesh au..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uU

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ChaincodeLabs Chaincode labs is hosting a lightning applications residency Oct 22-26. No BTC/ln experience required. Apply today!

lightningresidency.com

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@wtogami Verified Bitconnect scammer; I wouldn’t pay him any heed. via Twitter Web Client in reply to wtogami

Found a 9-year-old gem while searching through my archives. Haven’t had any censorship problems with @openbazaar 👏👏👏twitter.com/lopp/statuses/…

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@SamuelPatt @bitcoinshirtco I guess you could say I’m a perma tech optimist. I (laboriously) deleted my eBay accoun..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OT

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@SamuelPatt @bitcoinshirtco OpenBazaar has made eBay obsolete - the rest of the world just hasn’t caught up yet.

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@SamuelPatt Sounds like superior tech to me - it’s not merely compatible with BitPay, it has more features. github.com/btcpayserver/b…

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A lot of us dreamt that someday nation states would adopt cryptocurrencies. We also figured nation state cryptocurr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…D8

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Everyone would agree with me if it weren’t for ________!

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A fun hobby to take up during bear markets is to archive long-term predictions from folks who claim Bitcoin will be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w8

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Codiox Yesterday 1 bitcoin was worth 44 billion bolivars, now it’s at 59 billion.

$1 = 6.7 million bolivars yesterday, no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…At

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@_drgo Yes it’s on our wish list but there’s an additional complexity due to the multisig. We want the time lock to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…li

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@zhuimengshaoni2 If you don’t know why you need it, you probably don’t need it. I figure that the few folks who nee..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ML

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Announcing the release of my latest tool, the Bitcoin Extended Public Key Converter. This will come in handy for de..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UM

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@Excellion @magicalcrypto Bro, the messages marked are the ones you are NOT supposed to tweet.

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@lucash_dev @LukeDashjr @_jillruth Yeah this is the rabbit hole we seem to be going down. After doing some research..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xs

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@KevinKelbie @LukeDashjr @_jillruth That’s not the vibe I got after reading the web site. Sounds to me like it’s an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z6

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@MustStopMurad @pierre_rochard What makes you think he wants to redistribute the wealth? His handle clearly says “Non-Giver of ETH!”

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You can donate BTC to support @nic__carter’s father’s fight to end cervical cancer. Donated funds will be HODLed un..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oa

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@KevinKelbie That actually sounds familiar, I think @SeansOutpost / Satoshi’s Forest may have been doing that.

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I intend to encourage as many people as I can to use and contribute to Bitcoin. This, by necessity, means supportin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9F

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@LukeDashjr @_jillruth You lost me, unless you’re refuting that it’s a policy of a human organization.

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@LukeDashjr @_jillruth Do you support the Roman Catholic Church’s sexist policy of not allowing women to be priests?

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This proposal also claims a multitude of other benefits for economic, scaling, and privacy improvements that can be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gt

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_jillruth Dear men of crypto,

I would love to see many of you sign up to be She(256) mentors too! Many of you have been the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W7

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StephenGutowski There’s a printed copy of Cody Wilson’s Liberator code now available on Amazon. I bought a copy to see what it’s li..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O5

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@nicksdjohnson Perhaps; one person pointed me to @8x_Protocol which looks interesting.

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Phone porting attacks have gained more attention lately because the losses are increasing by orders of magnitude, b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9m

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@pierre_rochard Convenience / security trade-offs - then the question becomes how much money do you keep in a hot w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5a

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A Bitcoin-powered Patreon is a great idea, but not if it requires a trusted third party to custody funds & mete out..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…v0

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The timing of the altpocalypse was quite unfortunate. I was hoping to buy a BCH house once we entered long term cap..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W8

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@_jillruth Technically the same is true of the @CasaHODL wallet, except we only keep 1 of the 5 sets of keys on the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WF

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@brianchoffman Can’t trust it if it’s not on a blockchain.

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@brianchoffman @openbazaar Are you trolling or testing the intelligence of your followers?

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BRB founding a crypto dating startup called Coinbae. twitter.com/udiWertheimer/…

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antoniogm My latest on the 3D printed gun controversy and @DefDist for @WIRED.

Short version: US gun regulation is going to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ek

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@cryptoexplore @brucefenton If he was hit by a phone porting attack then he must have been using SMS 2FA - TOTP sty..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b3

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@brucefenton For sure. It’s almost like we need some kind of distributed bank…

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@brucefenton “If you’re trusting Coinbase to hold your money, it’s still your money.”

Yes, it’s your money accordi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…77

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jmcorgan Broke: Keeping your savings as other peoples’ liabilities—IOUs that you have to go claim to realize their value…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QO

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An awesome aspect of the internet is that no matter how weird you are, there is a community of like-minded individu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tM

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NeerajKA Cryptocurrency investor robbed via his cellphone sues AT&T for $224 million over loss cnbc.com/2018/08/15/cry…

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JackMallers I just published “Zap Desktop 0.2.1 — Can’t stop, won’t stop” 🌩️😃
medium.com/@JimmyMow/zap-…u

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CasaHODL Our Mission at Casa:
to Maximize Personal Sovereignty and Safety
medium.com/casa/our-missi…

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@DeaterBob @software_daily @CasaHODL Casa only holds 1 out of the 5 keys to a given wallet. We have a “Casa-less wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gl

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software_daily Casa: Crypto Wallet Security with Jameson @lopp @CasaHODL ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gb

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@twobitidiot Extremely wealthy people can afford to build legal castles to keep agents of the state at bay.

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“Speculation” is a term that low-risk investors use to denigrate and dismiss high risk investors.

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@mrmoneymustache @CapitalOne How does it feel to realize that your money isn’t actually yours?

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The @bitcoinoptech dashboards are pretty nice; I especially like the dynamic display of uneconomically spendable du..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3g

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@eduardobitcache If only it was that simple. You then get to have fun with xpub/ypub/zpub versioning, hardened vs u..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ck

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WhalePanda The guy who wrote the article “Why Bitcoin is stupid” got his bank account frozen and is angry about it. If only th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ls

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1. Build a Bitcoin wallet
2. Try to import it into other popular wallet software
3. Have fun falling down the “stan..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qc

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The decoupling has commenced. Bet more, Mr. Ayre. twitter.com/calvinayre/sta…

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And now let’s cut over to Tom for an update on the crypto markets! Tom? Tom?! pic.twitter.com/6fGbmuZPRO

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@wiz Probably the same way bcash fends off 51% attacks from Bitcoin - apathy.

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The recent revelations about Bitmain provide more evidence that the most powerful crypto companies can’t hold a can..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Br

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Recent rhetoric from the Craig Wright camp suggests they intend to fracture bcash even further with their own flavo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mn

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@steviezollo @ricburton @CasaHODL Casa wallet recovery is fairly straightforward, it sounds like OP is interested i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…h7

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@nvk I’ve been keeping track of the project for a few years but it hasn’t seem to be getting much better. I think i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…23

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Bitcoin’s “market dominance” (which is a silly & easily manipulable metric) is going back up because Bitcoin is the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Gd

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@APompliano Look on the bright side - yours was far more popular.

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eiaine People like to point out that Bitcoin’s irreversible transactions enable fraud, but never bother to mention that me..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9n

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@cburniske The same waters they were in… a month ago?

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@mindstatex Indeed, the whitepaper did not comprehensively cover all of Bitcoin’s concepts, even at the time of wri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xv

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@WhalePanda Buttcoiners used it quite often to describe bitcoin, it seems like we coopted the term.

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@sidmvenkat People’s Bank of China was the most manipulation I recall, though we haven’t seen any overt head-on att..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gz

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Professional competitors have a level of dedication you can’t comprehend. pic.twitter.com/IwZlJVCwIj

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Measuring centralization can be an informative academic exercise, but IMO the only way to know if a network is suff..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…f5

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Nneuman Casa is growing! We’re looking for engineers who are passionate about building products that set a high bar for sec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HR

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alexbosworth I tried double spending an unconfirmed transaction on bcash. I thought I’d give it 10 minutes, trying 2 conflicting..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zF

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@dougmurdoch Kinda makes sense for a dev environment or a private/permissioned enterprise blockchain. Would not mak..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3z

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While on hold with a call center:

“Your estimated wait time is… TWO! MINUTES!”
…ten minutes later…
“Your est..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bB

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After Facebook’s recent move to start sucking up financial data, it would be completely unsurprising to see them tr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N5

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@getongab Indeed, there is quite a bit of work to do!

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NickSzabo4 @lopp Essentially nobody has physical sovereignty, and Bitcoin is one of the very few places where digital sovereignty is possible.

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@NickSzabo4 My main point being that few folks have physical sovereignty - it’s pretty tough to find habitable land..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hz

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@mikeinspace For sure, DNS is horribly broken. Thankfully there are multiple projects working on that.

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jimmysong Wow. BCH had a consensus vulnerability. Core dev Cory Fields anonymously lets them know. They fix and continue with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BU

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Not your keys, not your bitcoin.
Not your land, not your home.
Not your server, not your service.
twitter.com/getongab/statu…

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Noobs are sitting around impatiently awaiting the next Bitcoin bull market. Pros are busy preparing.

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A Map of the Bitcoin Core RPC API across Versions, by @masonicb00m - it’s not just eye candy, it’s actually useful!..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YV

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Radomysisky Reminder that I wrote a book about all this: bit.ly/CodyWilsonBook

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MartyBent For those unfamiliar with the term coopetition, here’s a great + inspiring talk from @lopp on the subject.

youtu.be/32dmiFIXcxY?t=…

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Some folks have noted that they disagree with the ToS of the mastodon.social instance. There are thousands..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Kp

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@Daniel_Plante Because it’s a social networking protocol that is run by a distributed network of thousands of indep..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uw

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@1KoH3 Because it’s not based upon “identifying an attacker” - it’s based upon validating the data that is being se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8e

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@1KoH3 Fully validating nodes reject invalid blocks from miners regardless of how much proof of work they show. Wit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4s

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@spudowiar Sure, but that won’t give you control over Bitcoin. You might be able to control Bcash though…

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You can buy bitcoin
but
you can’t buy Bitcoin.

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@ic4rus1 Each instance has its own terms; looks like there are thousands of instances to choose from. Not sure how widely the ToS vary.

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@wnordmann I still need to learn more about the inner workings but it sounds like there are thousands of Mastodon i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lj

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Welllll if centralized social media continues spiraling down the drain, you can find me at @lopp@mastodon.social mastodon.social/@lopp

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“True poverty is not being able to afford some small principles.” - @RealSexyCyborg

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@ExuberantCrypto @BenLearnsTradin It’s dropped off a lot, only about one a week now.

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@BenLearnsTradin I’ve been hustling to scrape up every bit I can for years!

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This question never fails to amuse. pic.twitter.com/lanZTHNbME

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They even found Twitter recommending users follow other spam  bots in the botnet under the “Who to follow” section..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qj

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@amhedH @thedanigrant @CasaHODL @xapo To be clear, @CasaHODL is non-custodial - we only hold 1 of 5 keys to any giv..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ti

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@jkubes652 Argh, stupid @Cointelegraph infinite scrolling auto-URL changer has screwed me yet again.

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JuddLegum Facebook has decided it doesn’t have enough of your personal information, has started asking banks for your account..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uF

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@matt2377 Yes, middleman’s gonna middleman.

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@kixunil Your real-world location privacy while walking around due to the surveillance device in your pocket or all..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e4

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@kixunil In a few ways, yes. In many other ways, no.

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@jeremyrwelch But does its have room for a few mounted .50 cal turrets?

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Crypto investor experiences first bear market. pic.twitter.com/lG9SFPw32V

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Dating can be tough when you have Bitcoin on the brain. pic.twitter.com/43wOGHgrHN

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@mbrochh But saved countless lives in the process.

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@tweetingpauls It’s a challenging non-glamorous job; you probably won’t get rich or famous from working on a projec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fH

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The cost of maintaining one’s privacy continues to rise as the cost of surveillance technology continues to fall. M..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wy

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If you want to trigger a carnivore, offer them a churro. Sugar covered fried carbs! pic.twitter.com/n6mwH6oT5p

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Work smarter, not harder. There’s more than one way to twist a nut! pic.twitter.com/CfUwPR1fFV

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hrdng Launch announcement for btcinformation.org, a community-maintained fork of Bitcoin(dot)org with advertisements..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cW

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When you manage to find the right combination of words that triggers half of the Internet. pic.twitter.com/pdZ7s4bjWL

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@BobMcElrath If you don’t understand how the OKEX woodchipper operates then you have no business margin trading on that platform.

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If no one’s trying to troll you, defame you, sue you, or kill you then you’re probably not being particularly disruptive.

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lopp @danrobinson bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tj

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Don’t you hate it when governments create vulnerabilities that enable public resources to be used as weapons with l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…C2

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@danrobinson bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tj

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duudl3 Since Twitter seems to be actively censoring my tweets, let’s try this again:
I’m hosting a mirror on my site of th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AJ

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Mixtatiq Excellent read by @mattbeedham about why you should be wary of Samsung’s claim that smartphones offer the best secu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7r

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khannib One year after the fork ; of the 16.48M BTC that existed on the BCH fork date, 10M (61%) have moved since on either..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zq

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I already tried that and found it not to be particularly enjoyable, so I’m opting out of future swattings. twitter.com/BCHisBitcoin/s…

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@hernzzzzzz @BashCo_ Those miners are still refusing to unleash the full potential of BCH! Why won’t they creates b..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xu

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lopp When you’re on vacation & every vendor asks if you want the military discount & you have to explain cryptographic p..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…rA

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Today Bitcoiners celebrate their independence from miner governance via UASF while Bcashers celebrate their indepen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hn

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@TheBlueMatt I ain’t even mad, mainly amused. We know where this is headed in the long run.

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@NTmoney Once BCH added replay protection then it wasn’t as terrible. There was still a ton of strife due to not ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ae

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