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We are dedicated to being sovereign citizens of bitcoin. We're podcasting our journey learning bitcoin hoping it makes yours a bit easier.

We are dedicated to being sovereign citizens of bitcoin. We're podcasting our journey learning bitcoin hoping it makes yours a bit easier.
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We are dedicated to being sovereign citizens of bitcoin. We're podcasting our journey learning bitcoin hoping it makes yours a bit easier.

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English


Episodes

The Bitcoin Rabbi: "Bitcoin Money", Bitcoin Education, Bitcoin and Religion

5/17/2019
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The Bitcoin Rabbi and Brady talk about his new kids book "Bitcoin Money," hear his rabbit hole story, talk bitcoin education, bitcoin and religion and get his take on what a bitcoin future will look like.

Duration:01:08:04

JP: Proof of Work, Bitcoinization, Taproot, Volume-Weighted Market Cap

5/9/2019
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Brady and JP (@jpthor__ on Twitter) get into the Binance reorg discussion, Proof of Work, Bitcoin’s path to global monetization and the resulting bitcoin-induced post-scarcity civilization. JP gives a very useful overview of the Taproot/Tapscript bitcoin improvement proposal dropped by Pieter Wuille on Monday and the earlier-released Schnoor signature proposal. And we go over his Medium articles describing his Volume-Weighted Market Cap metric.

Duration:01:44:20

Dan Held: Money, Marketing, Proof of Work and Institutional Adoption

5/2/2019
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Dan and Brady discuss the nature of money, why proof of work is efficient, bitcoin's cycles, marketing and narratives, the prospects of institutional money adopting bitcoin and why hodlers will become history's greatest investors.

Duration:01:06:41

Basement Bulletin: Tether, Wasabi, CSW/BSV, Accumulation, Final Message

4/26/2019
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In this first Basement Bulletin monthly recap episode Guy Swann of The Cryptoconomy Podcast joins Brady and Tommy to talk about the Bitfinex/Tether situation, significant Wasabi Wallet updates, the Faketoshi/BSV shitstorm, and Matt Odell's FinalMessage.io project.

Duration:01:13:52

Eric Meltzer: Satoshi's Treasure

4/16/2019
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Eric Meltzer, co-creator and spokesperson for the Satoshi's Treasure alternative reality game, joins Brady to talk about the hunt for $1M worth of bitcoin.

Duration:00:38:24

Brandon Quittem: Bitcoin Culture Wars and The Bitcoin-Fungi Analogy

4/12/2019
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Brandon Quittem burst onto the bitcoin scene like a mushroom breaking through three inches of asphalt when he published the first part of his bitcoin-fungi analogy in December 2018. I love biology and nature in general, and have a particular interest in mushrooms and fungi - they are incredibly interesting lifeforms - and I enjoy foraging for morels in the springtime. So Brandon was toward the top of my list of bitcoiners to talk to when I started doing these interview episodes. In this one...

Duration:01:44:35

Marty Bent: Finance, Markets and Bitcoin, TFTC, Energy FUD, and Bitcoin's Future

4/4/2019
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Uncle Marty joins Brady to talk about what it's like being the most loved bitcoiner in the world, how his experience in finance shaped his early understanding of bitcoin, how bitcoin will change the financial industry, we rant about bitcoin energy FUD, talk price for a bit and finish with Marty's vision of a bitcoin world 50 years from now.

Duration:01:00:01

Pierre Rochard: Lightning Network, BIP 157, Loop, Node Launcher and More

3/29/2019
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Pierre Rochard and Brady get into the history of the Bitcoin Lightning Network, the basics of how it works, onboarding new users to Lightning and how BIP 157 can help, the problem of inbound capacity and how Lightning Loop can help, Lightning Power Users and the Node Launcher and what our Bitcoin future will look like - spoiler - "Renaissance" was mentioned again.

Duration:01:30:21

Bitcoin and Rehypothecation

3/22/2019
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Brady and Tommy are back in the old church basement in Lawrence, KS to talk some bitcoin. We talked about the financial practice of rehypothecation, its potential effects on bitcoin and what bitcoiners can do to thwart this threat.

Duration:00:35:28

Matt Odell: Mining, Governance, UASF, Self-Sovereignty, Privacy and Bitcoin's Future

3/15/2019
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Matt Odell and I went for over two hours talking governance, mining, UASF, self-sovereignty, Austrian economics, Canada, privacy, Venezuela and Bitcoin's future. We also drank some Laphroaig and got cosmic for our boy Marty Bent.

Duration:02:14:41

Peter McCormack: Building What Bitcoin Did

3/7/2019
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Peter McCormack’s work on What Bitcoin Did has just straight up inspired me to keep pushing forward on this podcast. I really just wanted to sit down and get to know him better. We get into Peter’s history growing up in Bedford, England, discovering the internet and creating websites and brands. We talk about building What Bitcoin Did, Peter’s podcasting process, a bit of English football and his hopes and dreams of becoming the King of Bedford, England and buying the Bedford Town Football...

Duration:01:00:12

Bitcoin's Governance / Social Layer and JPMCoin

2/28/2019
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Tommy and Brady talk about JP Morgan's corporate coin and blockchain and get into a back and forth about bitcoin's governance and social layer.

Duration:00:44:25

Ansel Lindner: Bitcoin History, Maximalism, Ethics and Renaissance

2/21/2019
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Ansel Lindner has been one of the most important people in my bitcoin journey, his Bitcoin and Markets podcast was the first staple of my bitcoin podcast rotation. In this long, ranging, late night discussion with Ansel we get into his bitcoin history, discuss Bcash, Ethereum and the bitcoiners who lead those communities. We discuss why bitcoin is different and what bitcoin maximalism means. We talk Austrian economics and the ethics of money production. Toward the end we get cosmic,...

Duration:01:47:25

Hodlonaut: #LNTrustChain, Lightning Network and Small Blocks

2/13/2019
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In the first Citizen Bitcoin interview episode, long time bitcoiner and creator of the #LNTrustChain, Hodlonaut, joins Brady for a discussion about the lightning torch, his experience discovering and learning bitcoin, the recent discussion about small blocks and much more.

Duration:00:51:19

Bitcoin and Taxes and Bitcoin Reports from Cambridge and the BIS

1/30/2019
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Tommy and Brady discuss bitcoin, lightning network and taxes and recent reports from the University of Cambridge Judge Business School and the Bank for International Settlements.

Duration:00:39:59

BONUS: Brady Talks Bitcoin on the PayPod Podcast

1/30/2019
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Brady joined Scott Hawkins, host of PayPod, a podcast for the payments industry, to talk about bitcoin. It was originally published on Dec 31, 2018. This episode has some crossover with our Bitcoin Turns Ten episode but is still worth a listen. Watch out for a new ep with me and Tommy dropping later today!

Duration:00:38:28

Bitcoin Turns Ten

1/3/2019
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Tommy and Brady are back in action for bitcoin's tenth birthday. We take a look back at the birth of bitcoin and its first ten years of life and speculate on challenges and potential developments for the next ten.

Duration:00:48:16

20th Episode Retrospective and HASH WARS!

11/16/2018
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Tommy and Brady take a look at what we've learned since we started this podcast in January at the beginning of this down cycle and talk about the Bitcoin Cash hardfork drama, which was unfolding as we recorded.

Duration:00:36:46

Stablecoins, Institutional Custody, DeOS

10/24/2018
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Tommy and Brady discuss the blockchainer/altcoiner topic dujour, stablecoins, take a look at institutional moves from Fidelity, Baakt and Coinbase and Andrew Desantis' ambitious project DeOS, which began mining last night.

Duration:00:35:33

PoW is Efficient, Information Theory of Money, Tokenizing Securities and Realized Market Cap

9/28/2018
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Brady and Tommy discuss bitcoin mining energy usage and why Proof of Work is efficient, the information theory of money and the 2018 Baltic Honey Badger conference with takes on Bruce Fenton's tokenizing securities presentation and Nic Carter's Realized Market Cap idea.

Duration:00:44:41