Hopium Time and My Bitcoin Bet

Hello! Some of you may know me from the Daily Discussion thread here. I am an enthusiastic supporter of Bitcoin and also the author of **Hopium Time** (formerly Daily Hopium). Hopium Time is my effort to improve morale of the Bitcoin community during the dark times of current bear market we’ve been enduring. In my posts I make an effort to post good news and show parallels to previous Bitcoin bear markets to provide perspective when things look bleak.

I also like to make predictions. My core prediction is as follows:

**The price of ONE BITCOIN will surpass $100,000 USD before May 1, 2021.**

To illustrate my conviction on this prediction and to help my favorite charity, [The Independence Fund](http://www.independencefund.org/), I have made it into a [Bet](https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/8z9cx2/daily_discussion_july_16_2018/e2iiems). Please take a look at [my post ](https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/8z9cx2/daily_discussion_july_16_2018/e2iiems) on this. I would really like this to grow into a nice donation to the charity which is very helpful to Veterans and their families. Hopefully some of you guys will pledge to match my Bet.

I will attempt to contact some of the leading Bitcoin bulls in the media (John McAfee, Tom Lee, Tim Draper etc.) and let you know in this thread if they plan to participate in my Bet or not. So you may want to check back on this thread from time to time for a status update.

Follow me on my new Twitter [@ThePhysicistBTC](http://twitter.com/ThePhysicistBTC)

I will maintain an archive of all my **Hopium Time** posts here, in case you are feeling a little down and need a quick reality check or pick-me-up. See below.

**Hopium Time (Archive):**

S02E03: The Bet

S02E02: ETFs

S02E01: Bitcoin Regret

S01E34: I Accidentally Bought 11 BTC

S01E33: Crystal Balls

S01E32: The Unthinkable

S01E31: The Winklevoss Twins are Keepin Calm and HODLing On

S01E30: The Power of the Lightning Network

S01E29: Will you make the right decision?

S01E28: Lets get it over 7k for some fireworks.

S01E27: Major Bitcoin Crashes

S01E26: Bitcoin Bubbles

S01E25: What? Bitcoin died?

S01E24: Parallels in time

S01E23: I have no choice but to sell off 8000 BTC

S01E22: CNBC Africa – Crypto Trader

S01E21: The Tide is Turning?

S01E20: The Panic Sellers Edition

S01E19: Crash Troll

S01E18: No hope for bitcoin?

S01E17: Optimism for 2nd half 2018

S01E16: People who bought at the ath of 266 then sold at 50

S01E15: The Truth

S01E14: Millionaire interest

S01E13: Pep Talk time

S01E12: HODLERS are people too

S01E11: Square Cash App

S01E10: Predictions, predictions

S01E09: Too expensive?

S01E08: Aarrrrrrnoooooooold

S01E07: Sinking Ship

S01E06: Delusional

S01E05: Bitcoin Immortality and Log Chart

S01E04: Hal Finney

S01E03: You can make a difference.

S01E02: Being a Fudster – an Ageless Past-time

S01E01: Are you ready for the drops?

The Pilot: 770 bitcoins


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