Adam Back Linked to Jeffrey Epstein? Vitalik Buterin Refutes Claims

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Vitalik Buterin deemed the link between Adam Back and deceased billionaire Jeffrey Epstein as tenuous at best. But social media posters noted potential flows of funds between MIT Media Lab and Blockstream, a company for Bitcoin-related services. Vitalik Comes to Adam Back’s Aid Adam Back, the co-founder of Blockstream, was the next in line to receive bad publicity from an alleged connection to the funding of billionaire Epstein. Ethereum’s co-founder Vitalik Buterin tweeted in his defense, stating that the connection was too far-fetched. Buterin found too many degrees of separation between the billionaire’s money and the actual activity of Blockstream. Ashamed to see anti-BTC people trying so hard (also to focus on this third degree connection (JE➜Joi➜DG➜BS and JE➜Joi➜DCI➜core devs) to argue BTC dev is horribly corrupt. Let's stop abusing tragedies to push agendas and focus on substance please. — Vitalik Non-giver of Ether (@VitalikButerin) September 9, 2019…

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