Bitcoin fans including CEOs and politicians have actually changed their Twitter profile images to show laser eyes as a method to celebrate BTC development.
Commemorating Bitcoin Benchmarks like Mutants
The Chairforce and GreZaj Twitter accounts first started the pattern on Feb. 16 when Bitcoin crossed $50,000 for the very first time. The associated hashtag for the laser eye graphics is #LaserRayUntil 100K.
At the time, Bitcoin came close to $1 trillion in market capitalization, disappointing $3,700 or 7% at $50,000. BTC breached $53,700 on Friday.
Popular crypto figures like Samson Mow, Meltem Demirors, Nic Carter, Gabor Gurbacs, Max Keizer, the Winklevoss twins, and many others have actually since followed suit.
Another Twitter account alias RD BTC posted the flash eye image on late Hal Finey’s twitter display image. The tweet was received well within the neighborhood. Finey was the very first individual to get Bitcoin from its confidential developer and established the code in the beginning years.
Running #LaserRayUntil 100K @halfin 👏 🏻 👏 🏻 👏 🏻 #Bitcoin pic.twitter.com/kD3Q3tPTYk
—– RD ₿₿ TC (@RD_btc) February 18, 2021
Corporate Executives and Politicians
Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, and Micheal Saylor, the MicroStrategy CEO, were prominent people outside the cryptocurrency community to adopt the laser eyes pattern.
Source: Twitter Both executives have voiced strong assistance for Bitcoin, with Saylor in particular leading the way for business adoption and greater price evaluations by leading his business to convert its money balance to BTC.
MicroStrategy has been buying Bitcoin since September of in 2015 and prepares to add another $690 million worth of BTC to the balance sheets in future. Tesla purchased $1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin in January 2021, adding more hype to the bull run.
Interestingly enough, two U.S. Congress members have also joined the laser eyes movement in support of Bitcoin.
Warren Davidson, Ohio’s 8th Congressional District agent, an enduring fan of Bitcoin, quickly embraced the pattern.
Sen. Cynthia Lummins, from the crypto-friendly U.S. state of Wyoming, likewise endorsed the flash eyes for a day following Elon Musk. She ended her one-day promotion with a note stating, “& ldquo; but my assistance for sound cash continues.”
& rdquo; Disclosure: The author held Bitcoin at the time of press.