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TOP CRYPTO TWEETS: Virgil Griffith Account Scrutinized, PayPal CEO Owns BTC, Another DASHer to BCH

TL;DR: CoinSpice scours the Twittersphere to shine light upon the top crypto tweets of the week. This collection is plentiful. Whew! Ethereum Foundation researcher Virgil Griffith has his account scrutinized after being arrested for allegedly helping North Korea to evade US sanctions. PayPal CEO admits he only owns one crypto, BTC. Another prominent Dash enthusiast looks to be headed BCH’s way. Richard Heart rankles BTC maximalists, and the founder of Messari loses faith in crypto. 

Tweets of the Week: #11 Virgil Griffith Twitter Account Scrutinized

Virgil Griffith was well-known in the Ethereum community for his idealism and good humor. Griffith, 36, an American, was recently arrested at the behest of US Department of Justice officials, making headlines all over the world, regarding his supposedly traveling to North Korea for the express purpose of helping the country evade sanctions.

Virgil Griffith

A review of Griffith’s Twitter account marks him as a playful guy, a digital nomad, looking to spread the good news about blockchain and cryptocurrency. He seems harmless enough, but his tweets now appear ominous … as he is presently facing a potential 20-year federal prison sentence.

#10 OK BTCer

#9 Maybe Because BTC is No Competition?

#8 Vitalik Did Nothing Wrong!

#7 Make Me Believe

#6 Saif Space

#5 Big Error

#4 Unpopular Opinion

#3 Another Dash-er Considers BCH

#2 Proof of Old Lady

#1 Forked Away From Corruption


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