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Bitcoin & Markets

Apr 25, 2021

Hopefully this episode helps you understand the criticisms of Ethereum's Ultra Sound Money (USM) thesis.

In this episode I focus on answering the criticism present in the USM thesis from a bitcoin perspective. I start with introducing the listener to the idea of USM and economic engines. Then I dive into the ways to...


Mar 19, 2021

Full show notes: https://bitcoinandmarkets.com/e228

I listen to and react to an interview Pompliano did with "the most famous digital artist in the world," Beeple, who recent sold a JPG for $69 million. Then I go through what fungibility is and why it applies to bitcoin.

Pomp and Beeple https://youtu.be/rT13eQOf6ho


Mar 15, 2021

Full show notes and links: https://bitcoinandmarkets.com/e227

In this episode, I attempt to clear up why I think Lyn Alden is using a Triffin-style premise and my problem with the Triffin dilemma in general. I've noticed people using Triffin-style arguments even more in the past couple of weeks, and it is...


Feb 28, 2021

Website: https://bitcoinandmarkets.com/e226/

Hopefully this episode helps you understand the arguments people often make and if they hold water next time the invoke the Triffin Dilemma.

My interest in the Triffin Dilemma started several months ago. Little did I know then that I was trying to debunk an...


Feb 15, 2021

Full show notes with images and links at https://bitcoinandmarkets.com/e225

At first glance, the Chinese miracle has survived the virus recession and returned to growth. There is no lack of articles proclaiming the inevitable dominance of the communists, sitting atop the list of largest economies in the world. An idea...