To improve a system you have to attack it for sorting out its weaknesses.
It's like playing Dr.Jekyll/Mr.Hyde inside your brain.
The more perspectives/feedback you get the more usecases you will find; working on those (step by step) which are the most valuable ones (forcing a shift) will help to keep your system as simple and as secure as possible while improving.
#Bitcoin's success is its "simple"-kept basis on which the right seed (layers) sown out will flourish most.
Think of buying Bitcoin as an act of OPTing OUT.
No one should feed the monster by using its tool to become even bigger and even more reckless against its "own" ppl.
If you don't OO it's just like "bow down before the one you serve you're going to get what you deserve." (NIN)
The revolution has already started... 10 yrs ago.
The revolution is growing steadily... worldwide.
Spreading even faster the more inflation hypes the more ppl start to adopt, allocate profound knowledge to everyone who's able to listen/think/act on it accordingly.
OPT OUT... reboot yourself... start living AGAIN!
Chipping ppl is a long term goal soon to be accomplished if...
4. growing/widening perspective
5. not only being a part but a possible driving force of a game changing development
6. standing in front of the line of innovation not only arguing but more building reliable services
7. sharing knowledge
Every single one has the duty to call out scams, build some stuff, educate and inform about #Bitcoin‘s potential to get some more folks on the right track leaning onto freedom and sovereignty.
Circumstances _are_ not set in stone...and never will if we are working on them tirelessly to change for good.
Give an open equivalent, #OpenNMT (Open Neural Machine Translate) a try! There's a live #translation page (similar to Google Translate) at:
If Joseph Goebbels had the same propaganda tools Hollywood is using today the Germans probably never had lost WW2.
Holloywood might be the greatest concentration of mental sick, selfish, superficial, dumbass ppl on the planet.
„Give a monkey a brain and he swears he‘s the center of the universe.“
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Nassim Nicholas Taleb speaking at the Ron Paul Institute.
Very much worth the time!
"I like to be intolerant!"
Distractions won't ever lead to a goal that is worth to achieve... worth to fight for.
Feeling the pain. Find its true origin. Locating and separating the pain. Inhale it. Work with it until it has lost its horrors. Finding relief.
No distraction will ever haunt you again.
Music _is_ essential... we are all made out of vibrations.
A needed perspective on remembering to keep a laser focus on Bitcoin's use case.
The more we talk about the Ideology and politics around it, the more adversaries and attack vectors we create.
Bitcoin is code. It is a public database which solved the issue of digital scarcity.
It is a tool that serves its users and no other master.
Legal precedent states code is speech and speech is protected. Let's not forget.
azte.co plus samourai wallet plus the high adoption rate of mobile devices worldwide enables an instant participation in #hodling/using sound money.
Frictionless. Seamless. Borderless.
No single jurisdiction is able to enforce regulations other nations have to swallow blindly.
Great podcast episode...
Italy was my first thought as well...
But maybe the worst bringing Europe even more out of balance would be when economic growth begins to stagnate/halt in Europes leading nation: Germany.
Social unrests would be immense.
He has become an enduring, self-repeating meme.
A "Jack of all trades King of none."
Any bets on which nation will fall first under its load of debt, and b/c of the sanctions triggered by the USA that will wipe out even more SMEs?
As Bitcoin _is_ software and software _is_ free speech Bitcoin as money _is_ an obvious vote; this time it‘s on you... - it‘s your choice.
A mastodon instance for Bitcoin Maximalists.
No scams, no shitcoin, no impersonation, no begging, and no illegal content.
Keep it civil and we should all survive :)