Ripple's Big Party Threatened by NYC's Relentless Flash Floods

Fri, 09/29/2023 - 20:18
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As Ripple is throwing its big party, New York City is witnessing a tumultuous Friday, with relentless rains lashing the city, causing flash floods and disrupting daily life. 

Governor Kathy Hochul has already declared a state of emergency, advising residents to stay off the roads and remain indoors.

A proper party 

As reported by U.Today, Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple, recently announced a “proper victory party” for the XRP community that is slated for Sept. 29 in the Big Apple. 

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This event is meant to celebrate the July court ruling deeming secondary sales of Ripple-linked XRP cryptocurrency as non-securities. 

Unfazed by floods   

The reactions from the XRP community amid severe weather conditions in New York City display a mix of humor, determination, and unwavering support for Ripple. The community seems unfazed by the predicament, with many members joking about Ripple's On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) solution. 

Tony Edward, the host of the Thinking Crypto Podcast, was among those who displayed their unwavering enthusiasm: