Trump's Triumph: Former President Trump Dives into Bitcoin Ordinals, Launching Exclusive NFTs and Reigniting BTC Network Scaling Discussions

Published on January 20, 2024 by The Captain

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Greetings, digital voyagers! This is your captain from the bridge of the S.S. Nakamoto, welcoming you to another daily log entry at As we chart a course through the vast cosmos of Ordinal Theory and Bitcoin's layer 2 protocols, our quest is to deliver the freshest revelations, advancements, and gems in the realm of NFTs and tokens on the Bitcoin Blockchain. So, secure your harness and ready yourself for take-off as we set out on yet another exhilarating journey into the galactic domain of emerging technology and innovation.

Today's date is January 20, 2024, and we're here with the latest market data and network stats. Bitcoin is currently trading at $41,632.981, a slight dip from the previous week, but still holding strong. The latest block height on the Bitcoin blockchain is 826,575, with a current block reward subsidy of 6.25 BTC.

As we inch closer to the next BTC reward halving, estimated to take place in approximately 93 days, the anticipation is palpable. This event, known for potentially triggering price rallies in the past, is being closely watched by investors and traders alike.

In terms of network stats, the priority transaction fee is currently set at 56 sats/vbyte. This is a result of high levels of network congestion, with a total of 289,800 unconfirmed transactions in the mempool. This congestion is largely due to the explosion in popularity of Ordinal Inscriptions, which have been driving up Bitcoin network fees and reigniting discussions around scaling solutions.

As we continue to monitor these developments, we remain excited about the potential of Bitcoin Ordinals and the new opportunities they present for digital collectors and artists alike. The world of NFTs on the Bitcoin blockchain is still in its early stages, but the momentum is undeniable. Stay tuned for more updates as we navigate this exciting frontier.

In a bold move that's causing ripples in the NFT world, former President Trump has decided to release an exclusive series of Bitcoin Ordinals for high-end collectors. These Ordinals, which are uniquely identified satoshis, contain digital works of art, some of which depict significant moments from his presidency. This move is intended to bring more attention to Bitcoin Ordinals by attracting high-profile collectors and adding an air of prestige. However, given the polarizing nature of Trump's persona, this initiative may also bring controversy along with the anticipated interest.

Trump's foray into the world of NFTs through Bitcoin Ordinals is a testament to the growing popularity of this new form of digital collectibles. By targeting well-heeled collectors, he's adding value and exclusivity to these Ordinals, thereby potentially fueling growth within the Bitcoin-based NFT market. It's also a strong endorsement of Bitcoin and its capabilities beyond traditional use-cases.

In a related development, Trump has also launched a series of limited-edition Ordinal NFTs on the Bitcoin blockchain. These digital representations of physical Trump Cards, autographed by the former President, were created using Bitcoin Ordinals technology. This move is an influential step towards increasing mass adoption of BTC as it continues to prove its versatile utility in various industries.

In a surprising twist, Trump has announced his own NFT collection on the Bitcoin blockchain using Bitcoin Ordinals. The collection, known as 'Trump's Triumph,' includes digital memorabilia from his tenure as president, his business ventures, and personal life. This venture marks a significant development as it's the first time a prominent political figure has embraced Bitcoin Ordinals.

This entry into the world of Bitcoin-based NFTs could potentially encourage other public figures to follow suit. By using Bitcoin Ordinals, Trump is not only pushing the boundaries of NFTs but also contributing to the validation and expansion of this technology in the mainstream world. However, the political aspect of these NFTs may also become a point of contention among the Bitcoin community and the broader public. It remains to be seen how this move impacts the perception and adoption of Bitcoin Ordinals and NFTs in general.

The Bitcoin Ordinals space is truly expanding, and with Trump's new venture, it's clear that the potential for growth is vast. As we continue to navigate these exciting developments, stay tuned to for the latest news and updates on all things related to Bitcoin Ordinals, NFTs, and more. Safe travels on the S.S. Nakamoto!


As we bring the S.S Nakamoto back to its harbour, we want to extend our gratitude for accompanying us on this daily exploration through the intriguing universe of Ordinal Theory and Bitcoin-rooted L2/token protocols. Remember, with our advanced creator tools at, you can craft your very own Ordinal inscriptions. To ensure you're always in the loop with the most recent news and advancements, we encourage you to join our dynamic Discord group and keep track of us on Twitter. Until our next celestial expedition, this is your Captain from the S.S Nakamoto, signing out.

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