I posted a response. Here's what I wrote:
This is just total gibberish. Trust lines have nothing to do with either XRP or how consensus works.
Taking it point by point:
1) XRP works exactly like bitcoin, it trades on a public ledger and acts like a native token in a public payment system.
2) With bitcoin, you don't just have to trust only the mathematics of proof of work as recent experience shows. You also have to trust governance when there's a chain split or a dis