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.


Legacy Address: 16DL5KcNp9CUcX3VCSGmrSVNMZh6u9oQhZ
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I'm working on a side project called
When you go to you can see my bch address, link, & a bunch of other pages :)
Create your own page and tell me what you think!
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.
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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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
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I don't get it, why is Blockstream involved?
Your daily reminder that we live in an increasingly interconnected world. Ignore it at your own peril.
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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BCH Funding vs other cryptos, how to sustain decentralized systems
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Yes haha, even though I recently benefited from it, it's probably too high.
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. 🤦‍♀️
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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Those unconventional ideas about wealth that transcend central banks, it’s a dangerous thing.