Ripple, a cryptocurrency company, is hosting a grand celebration in New York City today, despite the city experiencing severe flooding. Governor Kathy Hochul has declared a state of emergency, urging residents to stay indoors and off the roads. The event is intended to commemorate a recent court ruling declaring secondary sales of Ripple’s XRP cryptocurrency as non-securities. Despite the adverse weather conditions, the XRP community remains supportive and humorous, with some joking about Ripple’s On-Demand Liquidity solution.
As reported by U.Today, Ripple’s CEO Brad Garlinghouse announced a “proper victory party” for the XRP community, scheduled for September 29 in New York City. This celebration marks the court ruling in July that clarified Ripple-linked XRP cryptocurrency as non-securities. Despite the severe weather conditions and flooding in the city, the XRP community remains resolute in their support for Ripple.
The reactions from the XRP community amidst the ongoing bad weather display a mix of humor, determination, and unwavering support for Ripple. Many members of the community have made jokes about Ripple’s On-Demand Liquidity solution, showing their resilience in the face of adversity. Tony Edward, host of the Thinking Crypto Podcast, is among those who continue to display their enthusiasm for Ripple’s event and the XRP community.