Developer and blockchain researcher Udi Wertheimer is the newest to wade into this pitched battle. This time, he took purpose at “poisonous” Bitcoin maximalists by commenting,
we have to kick the poisonous maxis out good morning
— udiverse (@udiWertheimer) September 20, 2021
Diving into maximalism
“Nevertheless, there’s additionally just like the subculture of maximalism that appears to consider that, you recognize, if anybody else is focused on the rest that’s not Bitcoin, then they’re a scammer and so they should be instructed they’re a scammer.”
In keeping with Wertheimer, “they’re scamming individuals, and perhaps they’re silly too, and so they’re simply evil and immoral.”
Discovering nuance in Ethereum
He additionally mirrored on Bitcoin maximalists who known as Ethereum a rip-off, suggesting that this is perhaps because of the platform pre-mining its cash.
“…In case you’re going to name every part a rip-off, you’re simply going to have a really onerous time to get individuals to see your aspect.”
Bitcoin maximalists v. NFTs
Pompliano and Wertheimer additionally analyzed Bitcoin maximalists’ suspicion of NFTs. In keeping with the latter, sooner or later, individuals would possibly care “much less and fewer” concerning the platforms NFTs used. Taking the Web for instance, Pompliano and Wertheimer mentioned how Google or TikTok customers didn’t must care about server languages.
“…I feel Bitcoin could be one thing that, you recognize, each human on Earth has a certain quantity of their portfolio in Bitcoin. I feel [this] is the place Bitcoin must be going. And I feel we will get there. We have to do a great job of explaining why.”