Shibetoshi Nakamoto: I Have No Professional Involvement with Dogecoin
In a recent tweet by Billy Markus, the co-founder of Dogecoin, he addressed some frequently asked questions about his association with the popular meme coin. Despite being one of the founding members of Dogecoin, Markus has repeatedly stated that he is not professionally involved with the coin and does not represent it in any way.
Q: do you represent doge?
Q: do you have any professional involvement with doge?
A: no. haven’t touched it for 10 years.
Q: are you jealous of the success of other coins and tokens?
A: i literally don’t care, i just don’t like being harassed and attacked for clout.
— Shibetoshi Nakamoto (@BillyM2k) April 26, 2023
Markus, who goes by the name Shibetoshi Nakamoto on Twitter, responded to questions about his involvement with DOGE by saying that he has not touched the coin in 10 years. He also made it clear that he is not jealous of the success of other coins and tokens, stating that he simply does not care and does not appreciate being harassed or attacked for clout.
The co-founder also addressed the origin of Dogecoin, which was created as a joke to mock the crypto industry’s absurdity a decade ago. He criticized the current state of the industry, saying that people are now just playing poker against each other and trying to dump their bags on one another. Markus concluded his tweet by asking people to stop harassing him, as he has no involvement with Dogecoin anymore.
This tweet comes amid the ongoing hype and volatility surrounding Dogecoin, which has seen a surge in popularity and value in recent years. The coin, which features a Shiba Inu dog as its mascot, has been embraced by numerous celebrities and investors, leading to a surge in its price.
While Markus may no longer be associated with Dogecoin, his tweets and comments continue to attract attention from the crypto community, especially those who have an interest in DOGE. It remains to be seen how his latest comments will impact the future of the meme coin and whether it will continue to rise in popularity and value.
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