Sep 26, 2021

8 min read

Why the Bitcoin Lightning Network is Satoshi Nakamoto’s Worst Nightmare.

Whenever someone brings up how slow and expensive the BTC network is, the most common counter-argument from a Bitcoin maxi is the Lightning Network — “BTC is superior! Lightning Network is instant, and has no fees!”

This is a typical red herring as it totally distracts us from Bitcoin’s faulty network by attempting to shift the attention to…