1/ The new bipartisan infrastructure bill in the Senate includes new tax reporting obligations for crypto.
Why Is the FDA Attacking a Safe, Effective Drug?
"#Ivermectin-treated patients tested negative faster, in four days instead of 15, and stayed in the hospital nine days on average instead of 15."
"Moreover, the drug can help prevent #Covid-19."
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The #LiquidNetwork's biggest upgrade to date is activating soon. 6 of 11 functionaries required to activate the DynaFed hard fork are now signaling. Liquid users need to update their Elements nodes to v0.18.1.12 in preparation. 🌊⛓️ https://blog.liquid.net/dynamic-federations-progress-report/
@nvk @jb55 @jimmysong @lukedashjr @CaitlinLong @pete @mir_btc @htimsxela
Have you heard about any preparations being made by major btc players against a Carrington-like event? I've been watching quite a few videos from the Suspicious Observers (YT channel). Very scientific, not doomsday. Their 12,000yr disaster cycle series is very convincing. Are some big miners going underground? Maximizing use of fiber optic? Faraday? I'm all in btc so I hope it lasts a long time :-) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2decDcEJqo&list=PLHSoxioQtwZcVcFC85TxEEiirgfXwhfsw
@privacyint The time to oppose those measures is now. A pandemic is no excuse; if it is, you'll find out you're in a pandemic all the time.
Which is scientifically true: the flu is a yearly pandemic.
Preliminary injunction against vaccines
Filed July 19, 2021
P. 41: "Whistleblower Testimony: 45,000 Deaths Caused by the Vaccines"
Proposal for KYC baked in at the protocol level.
Talk about FU money 🤣🤣
"Travel rule, VASP UID and bitcoin URI - A new BIP". The absolute state of it. https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-dev/2021-July/019268.html
From http://bitblaze.cs.berkeley.edu/papers/mimesniff_oakland09.pdf , the introduction explains the concept of "content-sniffing":
"For compatibility, every Web browser employs a content-sniffing algorithm that inspects the contents of HTTP responses and occasionally overrides the MIME type provided by the server. For example, these algorithms let browsers render the approximately 1% of HTTP responses that lack a Content-Type header. In a competitive browser market, a browser that guesses the “correct” MIME type is more .. (1/2)
Whitney Web on the Last American Vagabond : "Ending Anonymity: Why The WEF’s Partnership Against Cybercrime Threatens The Future Of Privacy:
[...]In addition to the effort to regulate crypto, there is also a push by WEF-partnered governments to end privacy and the potential for anonymity on the internet in general, by linking government-issued IDs to internet access.[...]
1/ Banks Stormed in #Lebanon
“Lebanon, which already had a fragile economy, has been sinking into an unprecedented financial crisis since 2019. In two years, the local currency, the Lebanese pound, has lost about 90 per cent of its value.
"Polygon has seen its user base grow in recent months, initially as an alternative to the congested Ethereum network, and then later to escape the Binance Smart Chain minefield, but it seems where there’s liquidity; there’s a loophole, and now everyones money is Polygone." 😂
New release of Joinmarket: v0.8.3
It fixes a lot of things and adds a few features too (e.g. custom change addresses).
Bitcoin Maston Instance