Bitcoin Fixes ThisApr 11, 2022
Bitcoin Fixes This #115: Stagflation wit Peter St. Onge
I talked to professor Peter St. Onge about Inflation, unemployment, 70's and much more. Find out how he sees the next few years playing out and the inevitability of a hard, possibly very hard landing.
Bitcoin Fixes This #114: Navigating Health Care with Andy Schoonover and Veronica Max
I talked to Andy Schoonover, CEO of CrowdHealth and Veronica Max, Nurse Practitioner at UltraPersonal to talk about how to navigate the health care system in the United States. We talk about how insurance works, the incentives at play and the level of personal responsibility we need to take over our own health care.
BItcoin Fixes This #113: Principles of Economics with Saifedean Ammous
I talked to Saifedean about his new book, Principles of Economics. We discussed the idea of scarcity, the only real restriction to production being human time, the reason why human action is so important and the ridiculousness of simplifying human beings so they are assumed to act the same. We also talked about the reason why energy is such an important part of economic life and how unemployment is really a fiat phenomenon.
Bitcoin Fixes This #112: Hidden Repression with Alex Gladstein
Alex Gladstein joins me to talk about his book, Hidden Repression. We talked about the role of the IMF, World Bank and the way the debt works. Alex discusses how these countries become trapped in debt and how the leaders of developing nations end up selling out their futures for cash and how the people get the short end of the stick.
Bitcoin Fixes This #111: Food with Brett Ender and Harrison Gray
I talked to the hosts of the Meat Mafia podcast about nutrition and how much of it is so manipulated.
Bitcoin Fixes This #109: Financial War with Preston Pysh
Preston joins me to talk about the root of violence being theft, and the root of theft being the bad settlement currency.
Bitcoin Fixes This #110: Jurisdictional Arbitrage with Stephan Livera and Simon
We talk about what jurisdictional arbitrage is, why you should consider it and what factors usually go into that decision.
Bitcoin Fixes This #108: New Media with Aaron van Wirdum and David Bailey
I talked to Aaron and David about the state of new media and how journalism and running media companies have changed the past 20-30 years. We talk about the importance of live events and how the economic model has completely changed.
Bitcoin Fixes This #107: Gen Z with Ella Hough and Arsh Molu
Ella and Arsh founded Generation Bitcoin, an initiative to educate high schoolers and college students Bitcoin. I talked to them about what the challenges are and what communicating with Gen Z is like.
Bitcoin Fixes This #106: Bitcoin Community with Matt Odell and Harry Sudock
Matt and Harry are founders of Bitcoin Park in Nashville, TN. We talked about what it takes to create a community and the different aspects of making it work.
Bitcoin Fixes This #105: Family with Marty Bent and Will Cole
What is fatherhood like? What are the considerations for starting a family? I ask these two dads questions about family under a Bitcoin Standard.
Bitcoin Fixes This #104: Macroeconomics with Parker Lewis and Tuur Demeester
Welcome to Season 5 of Bitcoin Fixes This, After a year-long sabbatical, this show is back! We start off with a banger of an episode featuring two Bitcoin macroeconomists, Parker Lewis and Tuur Demeester. We talked about the Fed, why they really printed the money (it wasn't just COVID) the current inverted yield curve and what the future holds.
Bitcoin Fixes This #103: Curiosity with David Perell
David Perell is a writer, educator and entrepreneur. We talk about the process of learning and the importance of curiosity.
Bitcoin Fixes This #102: Modern Self-Conception with Carl Trueman
Carl Trueman is a professor of Biblical and Religious studies at Grove City College. He is the author of The Triumph of the Modern Self. We talk about the modern self, how people identify themselves and how this is very different from the past. Dr. Trueman also tells us about how politics has changed significantly as a result.
Bitcoin Fixes This #101: Listener Questions with Jimmy Song
I take some questions from stacker.news
Bitcoin Songsheet #20: Fiat Infects Relationships with High Time-preference Behavior
Bitcoin Fixes This #100: Starting Businesses with Obi Nwusu
Obi Nwusu is an entrepreneur, board member of BTrust and founder of Fedi. We talk about how he got started in business, why he likes starting businesses and the adventures he’s had along the way. Obi also tells us about his new venture and how he envisions Fedi fitting into the Bitcoin ecosystem
Bitcoin Songsheet #19: Fiat Politics Suck
Bitcoin Fixes This #99: Financial Deplatforming with Anna Chekhovic
Anna Chekhovic is a member of the Anti-Corruption Foundation, an organization trying to root out corruption in Russia. We talk about financial deplatforming that the organization and all its members experienced from the Russian government. We also talked about the role that Bitcoin has had on her human rights organization.
Bitcoin Songsheet #18: How replacing reality with fiat falsehoods destroys meaning
Bitcoin Fixes This #98: Philosophy of Science with Troy Cross
Troy Cross is a professor of philosophy and Bitcoiner. We talk about science, academia, what’s broken about the current system and why it came to be the way it is. We also talked about Bitcoin and how that fits into the picture.
Bitcoin Fixes This #97: Monetary Imperialism with Fode Diop
Fode Diop is a Bitcoin coder from Senegal. We talk about the CFA Franc, their colonial history, and the injustice of the monetary policy. Fode also tells us what it’s like on the ground in Senegal versus France and the US.
Bitcoin Fixes This #96: Mimetic Desire with Johnathan Bi
Johnathan Bi is a philosopher and investor. We talk about Rene Girard and his theory of mimetic desire. We talk about contemporary events, Bitcoin and altcoins in the light of mimesis.
You can watch his introduction to Rene Girard video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Qu6vBebwwg
Bitcoin Songsheet #17: Fiat Knowledge: Only Bitcoin Creates A Culture That Rewards Verification
Bitcoin Songsheet #16: The Fiat Reality Of Real Estate
Bitcoin Songsheet #15: Resisting The Fiat Morality Pushed By Elites
Bitcoin for Christians #4: How Christians should think about inflation and investing
Bitcoin Songsheet #14: Like Altcoins, Startups Are New Money Magnets
Bitcoin Fixes This #95: Fossil Future with Alex Epstein
Alex Epstein is the author of the new book Fossil Future. We talk about the moral case for why we need more fossil fuels going forward, not less. Alex makes the case that the benefits of fossil fuels greatly outweigh the drawbacks.
Bitcoin Songsheet #13: How High Time-Preference Led To The Breakdown Of The Family
Bitcoin Fixes This #94: Path to Bitcoin Maximalism with Cory Klippsten
Cory Klippsten is the CEO of Swan Bitcoin. We talk about his path, from broadcast journalism, to consulting, to venture capital. Cory also tells us about how he went from managing an altcoin fund to becoming a Bitcoin Maximalist.
Bitcoin Songsheet #12: How Science Became A Fiat Hype Machine
Bitcoin Songsheet #11: How Education Became A Fountain Of Fiat Values
Bitcoin Fixes This #93: OG Bitcoin with Samson Mow
Samson Mow is the CEO of Jan3. We talk about the scaling war days, his journey through the Bitcoin ecosystem and his various roles at UbiSoft, Pixelmatic, BTCChina, Blockstream and his new role at Jan3. We also talk about his new company and how he hopes to bring new countries into the Bitcoin fold.
Bitcoin Songsheet #10: Pizza Day, A Day Of Regret And Fantasy
Bitcoin Fixes This #92: Hyperinflation with Mauricio Di Bartolomeo
Mauricio Di Bartolomeo is the CEO of Ledn. We talk about hyperinflation and his experience growing up in Venezuela. We also talk about how he got into Bitcoin and why he believes that hyperinflation is actually more political than we’re led to believe. @hodlwithledn ledn.io
Bitcoin for Christians #3: What many Christians misunderstand about Bitcoin
Bitcoin Songsheet #9: Wind And Solar Are The Altcoins Of Energy
Bitcoin Fixes This #91: Functional Medicine with Mary Caire
Mary Caire is a functional medicine physician , lecturer and leader in DNA-informed precision medicine. We talk about health care, monetary incentives, nutrition and her journey through all of these things. Mary also tells us about how we can start taking charge of our own health care.
Bitcoin Songsheet #8: A Nation of Rent-Seekers
Bitcoin Fixes This #90: Economics of Health Care with Andy Schoonover
Andy Schoonover is the CEO of CrowdHealth, a unique way to pay for health care. We talk about his experience in the health care sector, both as a businessman and a consumer, how the system is broken and what he’s doing to fix it. Find out how Bitcoin can be used to benefit the savings aspect of his startup and change the fundamentals of the rent-seeking health insurance industry.
Bitcoin Songsheet #7: Private Property And Covenants
Bitcoin Fixes This #89: Blazing Your Own Trail with Justin Rezvani
Justin Rezvani is the founder of Zion. We talk about his journey through school, his path as an entrepreneur and his development as a person. Learn about what he thinks it takes to be an entrepreneur and why he’s so passionate about decentralized social media.
Bitcoin Songsheet #6: The State’s Abuse Of Business Is Inherited By Consumers
read-through of https://bitcoinmagazine.com/business/bitcoin-songsheet-state-abuse-business
Bitcoin Fixes This #88: Financial Privilege with Alex Gladstein
Alex Gladstein is the Chief Strategy Officer at the Human Rights Foundation. We talk about his new book, Check your Financial Privilege and show how people in many developing countries are under a form of monetary imperialism. Learn how monetary oppression keeps people in those countries down.
Bitcoin Songsheet #5: How Fiat Debases Art
Read-through of https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoin-songsheet-fiat-art
Bitcoin for Christians #2: How a missionary used BItcoin to transform a town, then a nation
Read-through of https://www.christianpost.com/news/how-a-missionary-used-bitcoin-to-transform-a-town-then-a-nation.html
Bitcoin Fixes This #87: Choosing Life with Ty Morgan
Ty Morgan is a financial coach, Christian and health care advocate. We talk about healthcare, his experience with healthcare and his journey navigating the system for his son.
Bitcoin for Christians #1: Why Fiat Money is Evil
Read-through of https://www.christianpost.com/news/why-fiat-money-is-evil.html
Bitcoin Songsheet #4: Airline Miles are the Original Altcoins
Read-through of https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoin-songsheet-airline-miles