Basics_02: Monetary History & The Rise of Bitcoin
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Basics_02: Monetary History & The Rise of Bitcoin

17 Jan • 1hr 31m
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Show Notes

Part 2 of the Bitcoin Basics Series — a popcorn style chat centering around monetary history and where Bitcoin fits in. Daz & Seb from LookingGlass Education join Dan & Josh throughout this series.
The origins and history of money
The shortcomings of our current monetary system 
What solutions does Bitcoin present?

Daz’s pick —  When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson
Seb’s pick —  Debt: The First 5,000 Years by David Graeber
Dan’s pick — “What Is Money, Anyway?” by Lyn Alden
Josh's pick --Shelling Out by Nick Szabo


Looking Glass Education
BTC001 Podcast Episode w/ Preston Pysh and Robert Breedlove
Debt: The First 5,000 Years by David Graeber
The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
“Bitcoin Is Time” by Gigi
“The World’s Money Problem” by Lyn Alden (December Newsletter)
What Has Government Done to Our Money? and The Case for a 100 Percent Gold Dollar by Murray Rothbard
The Price of Time by Edward Chancellor

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10,000 sats
17 Feb
Awesome show guys. I usually refer people I'm trying to orange-pill to the classic Pysh-Breedlove episode, but this show is defintely getting added to the arsenal. Also, if you haven't set yourself up on nostr yet, what the hell are ya doin'? Peace!
2,000 sats
17 Jan
keep up the great work guys
2,000 sats
22 Jan
great education
500 sats
26 Jan
Trying to catch this 💦 🐖 is the ultimate 🐇 🕳️
100 sats
19 Jan
fat pieces of shit. LOL. great series guys!
100 sats
25 Jan
keep undoing the fiat indoctrination