John McAfee has some compelling advice if you’re feeling nervy over bitcoin volatility. | Source: REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini/File Photo
By CCN Markets: John McAfee hasn’t been talking about cryptocurrency very much lately, preferring to focus on his political agenda heading into 2020. This changed on Thursday when the mercurial tech provocateur posted a tweet urging his followers to keep their faith in Bitcoin.
Bitcoin jitters? Just stop it! Short term fluctuations are meaningless. Bitcoin is still up almost 300% from 6 month’s ago. Everytime there’s a dip I have to calm people in replies, DMs, etc. GET A GRIP! You know in your heart Bitcoin cannot lose.
— John McAfee (@officialmcafee) August 22, 2019
John McAfee Reassures Fans Over Bitcoin Price
Unsurprisingly, Bitcoin perma-bull John McAfee is facing a barrage of messages from his worried fans about BTC. It has not been a good few days for the Bitcoin price, as the largest cryptocurrency by market cap lost over $1000 of its value in the last 24 hours. Though now above $10,000, BTC/USD is well off its highs of nearly $13,000 YTD.
John McAfee faced a barrage of messages from fans concerned about the Bitcoin price on Thursday. Source- Yahoo Finance
McAfee Allegedly Finds Himself In Russian Wilderness
For many crypto enthusiasts, seeing McAfee tweeting about digital currency will have brought a warm glow to their hearts. As the tax exile has fled from the Caribbean to Europe before finding himself in a faraday cage,