Bitcoin Cash Passes $1,500 Again As Lead Dev Pronounces Bitcoin Dead

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has seen another major growth spurt as the altcoin’s lead developer pronounces Bitcoin (BTC) dead.

Capping what appears to be Bitcoin’s 191st life, Deadal Nix tweeted Tuesday as BCH began picking up steam that the August hard fork meant Bitcoin already no longer existed.

“Bitcoin is dead. It was split in two. There is Bitcoin Cash, and Bitcoin Core/Legacy. Deal with it,” he wrote in response to a warning about BCH from online commentator Alphonse Pace.

The Core community was quick to respond, Charlie Shrem noting that Nix publicly describes himself as a “pro shitlord.” […]

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