Joël Valenzuela

Joined Feb 07, 2020

Crypto and liberty lover. Journalist. Living unbanked off of crypto since 2016. Free State Project mover. Opinions are my own.

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I'm working on a side project called cointr.ee
When you go to cointr.ee/naomibrockwell you can see my bch address, memo.cash link, & a bunch of other pages :)
Create your own cointr.ee page and tell me what you think!
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I moved to New Hampshire for the Free State Project. I'm sorry if you didn't. It's not my fault.
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Miners have the final hard say, but incentives make them the most passive of actors in reality.
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I am amazed that so many people still think miners are in charge of the protocol. I don't know why this myth still exists. The very fact that BTC is "Bitcoin" today proves that they are not.
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Cheers!
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Yeah there's a token. It reminds me a bit of Reddit in the interface.
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Exactly. I lived off of Bitcoin entirely when I could, and switched to Dash when that was no longer possible. Been doing it ever since.
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Bitcoin was meant to be spent!

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I had to break down why the payments use case for crypto is far from dead no matter what maxis say
https://read.cash/@TheDesertLynx/why-peter-mccormack-is-dead-wrong-about-medium-of-exchange-vs-store-of-value-f3495b08
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I don't get it, why is Blockstream involved?
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Your daily reminder that we live in an increasingly interconnected world. Ignore it at your own peril.
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/feb/17/apple-warns-of-coronavirus-causing-iphone-shortages
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Thanks to the Bitcoin Cast for having me! Great to see the same story of living on uncensorable digital cash resonating equally across crypto communities.
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Nice!
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BCH Funding vs other cryptos, how to sustain decentralized systems

https://read.cash/@NaomiBrockwell/dev-funding-crisis-bch-vs-other-cryptos-how-to-sustain-decentralized-systems-9db25f75
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Yes haha, even though I recently benefited from it, it's probably too high.
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Just realized that my usual tip (10,000 satoshis) is worth almost $0.05, instead of $0.01 in late 2018. Maybe I should reconsider to lower it.
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Tone Vays is so fucking retarded...It's truly mindblowing.

Even better...imagine the cognitive abilities of his followers. 🤦‍♀️
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While I'm not well-versed in ETH scaling plans, it seems like "we're just a store of value" is the default answer when you fail to scale.
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Indeed.
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Those unconventional ideas about wealth that transcend central banks, it’s a dangerous thing.