Max Keiser, a fervent Bitcoin advocate, claimed that Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin did not understand Bitcoin (BTC).
“Keiser Report” host Max Keiser’s angered the Ethereum community about Vitalik Buterin. According to Keizer, Ethereum founder Buterin does not understand Bitcoin’s value proposition. Keise believes that this is also the case many years after Buterin launched Ethereum, which approached to displace Bitcoin in 2017 during the ICO boom.
These statements by Keizer sparked another controversy between Ethereum fans and Bitcoin maximalists.
Answer from Buterin
Buterin asked the famous server from Twitter what it was that made him think so. The 26-year-old computer programmer was the first co-founder of Bitcoin Magazine, one of the oldest crypto broadcasts published in 2011.
Interesting! Would love to know what made you think I don't get bitcoin.
— vitalik.eth (@VitalikButerin) June 16, 2020