A Letter to Ross Ulbricht From The Crypto Show

A Letter to Ross Ulbricht From The Crypto Show

This letter to Ross Ulbricht was written by Danny Sessoms of The Crypto Show. Hey Ross, It’s Danny at The Crypto Show I wanted to wish you a happy birthday and let you know you’re not forgotten. I just returned from the Anarchapulco conference where we packed up a lot stuff that people donated to you and we sold it there raising another $748. Mostly in Bitcoin I might add. It was just Tshirts and stickers and such but everyone was glad to help. Roger Ver was the first customer of course. We continue to push forward on the website page we created for you as well. Your mom is in Austin right....


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