And I’m sure voting in an election *does make a difference* if everybody educates themselves and removes their own biases and holds politicians accountable… But that’s a pipe dream.

Also, you don’t need to download blocks in order to fully validate. Just post a bounty for proof of double spends, and download the block headers along with the Merkle branches of your transactions, and you now have a near fully validating node.

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