Under a new ‘Zero Tolerance’ US border policy, 1,995 children were separated from 1,940 adults between 19 April and 31 May in an attempt to deter further illegal crossings. The pitilessness of such a policy was bound to provoke outrage, and...
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Peter ToddThere's lessons to be learned for Bircoin here.
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Peter Todd@waxwing__ E.g. a 1% inflation tax over 500 years is a 144x increase. With Bitcoin's coin supply numbers 64-bit integers can handle that, but you'd be close to running out of precision after another 500 years.
The scaling battle that’s been raging in the Bitcoin ecosystem the past 3 years is finally over. The entire Bitcoin network has spoken and…
Peter ToddSilly article: a technically competent Keynesian would also recognize that the 2x plan of raising blocksize indefinitely to meet demand will destroy Bitcoin's value as uncensorable money.
That debate has little, if anything, to do with economics.
Virginia National Guard Soldier Joshua Philip Yabut was arrested after he allegedly stole a M577 armored personnel carrier from Fort Pickett Tuesday evening and drove it 60 miles to downtown Richmond while police were in pursuit.
Peter ToddInteresting... So it turns out that @movrcx actually may have worked at Langley from 2014 to 2017 on offensive cyber security. I had talked to him towards the end of that; IIRC he gave no impression he had worked for the feds.
Was (kinda) disrupting Tor.