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The Bitcoin Matrix
Explore the idea of money through Bitcoin with experts, thought leaders and plebs. Hosted by Cedric Youngelman.
9 hours ago
Mark Yusko: The Scientific Method of Investing, Innovation as an Asset Class & How Price is a Liar
Mark Yusko, Founder, CEO & CIO of Morgan Creek Capital & the Managing Partner of Morgan Creek Digital Assets sits down to discuss: - the difference between price & value - hanging out with the bad guys - the importance of conviction - cash as an investment - the mathematics of loss - the 3:15 train problem - the fads, the frauds & the phonies - demographics as destiny - in & out politics - how money over IP is a substantive, transformative, technological advance - & much more about Bitcoin & investing
1 hr 55 min
4 days ago
Max Hillebrand: Anatomy of the State
In this episode, I sit down with Max Hillebrand, the Rothbardian Crypto Anarchist, Sound Money Agorist, Free software entrepreneur building Bitcoin defensive weapons of war at Wasabi Wallet to discuss: - What the State Is Not - What the State Is - How the State Preserves Itself - Is Science the New God of the State - How the State Transcends Its Limits - The Use of Intellectuals by the State - What the State Fears - How States Relate to One Another - History as a Race Between State & Social Power
1 hr 16 min
Apr 4, 2021
Isaiah Jackson: Bitcoin & Black Amercia
In this episode, Cedric sits down with Isaiah Jackson, author of Bitcoin & Black America to discuss: - the effects of the Federal Reserve & inflation on the Black middle class - the relationship between Black America & the media - the Golden Age of Black businesses & entrepreneurship - the circulation of the Black dollar - the state of household wealth in black america - how the Black community should prepare for the next 100 years - & so much more
Mar 28, 2021
Vijay Boyapati: The Bullish Case for Bitcoin
In this special episode, Cedric sits down with Vijay Boyapati to discuss his seminal piece, The Bullish Case for Bitcoin. We discuss: - digital scarcity & how to value monetary goods - why do humans value scarcity - how money evolves through four stages - path dependence, Gartner hype cycles & the standard S curve - is this the final cycle - the real threats to Bitcoin - the future value of Bitcoin - the moral case for Bitcoin - & so much more
1 hr 17 min
Mar 22, 2021
CJ Wilson: The Bitcoin All Star on Baseball, Life & Perseverance
Race car driver and former professional baseball pitcher C.J. Wilson zooms in to discuss: - Dealing with setbacks and playing through pain - Life as a game and a series of calculated bets - Not letting anything get in your way - His Bitcoin rabbit hole story (of course) - 10 ways to be an All Star Bitcoiner - and much more Need to starting stacking sats or looking for the best place to DCA. Here's $10 of free Bitcoin to get you started: www.swanbitcoin.com/CedricYoungelman/
1 hr 35 min
Mar 20, 2021
Kiara Bickers: Mental Models, Clarity & Understanding Bitcoin
Kiara Bickers, author of Bitcoin Clairity: The Complete Beginners Guide to Understanding Bitcoin sits down with Cedric to discuss: - the challenges to understanding Bitcoin - separating technical concepts from industry jargon - finding the signal in the noise - control loops & feedback - the magic of double entry accounting & double think - how full nodes & miners are similar to the manager worker relationship - the alchemy of mining - the potential dangers of blockchains - and much more
1 hr 22 min
Mar 8, 2021
Stephan Livera: The Monetary Justice Warrior on Austrian Economics
Stephan Livera sits down with Ced to explore Austrian Economics from the Bitcoiners Perspective. We discuss: - How did government intervention make money what it is today - Is the government drinking your milkshake - How does number go up technology really work - Does fiat remove the future consequences of our bad decisions - How does soft money cut against the role of the family & community - What are the issues with fractional reserve banking - Is this the final cycle - & much, much, more
1 hr 28 min
Feb 28, 2021
Jordan Bush: The Creation, Corruption & Redemption of Money
Ced sits down with Jordan Bush, co-author of Thank God For Bitcoin to explore the ways in which the current monetary system is broken & what can be done to fix it. We look at how Bitcoin is redeeming the ills of society & how the ongoing transition to sound money is a source of hope for a broken world.
1 hr 51 min
Feb 22, 2021
John Vallis: Bullish on Bitcoiners
In this deep & wide ranging conversation with John Vallis, the host of the Bitcoin Rapid Fire podcast we sit down to discuss the most important virtues in his life: truth, freedom, curiosity, possiblity & how after an unforgettable year, he's most bullish on Bitcoiners. John Vallis is cool as fuck and this chat with him was such a blast. Just fuck me already Bitcoin.
2 hr 2 min
Feb 15, 2021
Christopher Gimmer: The Final Stair Step: Combining Bitcoin, Business & Personal Passion
In this wide ranging chat with Christopher Gimmer, the co-founder of Bitbo.io & Snappa.com we discuss how to turn your life into a giant flywheel and: - Why Snappa is holding Bitcoin as a treasury reserve asset - Why it pays to play the long game - Building a great team - Scaling to $1M ARR with a marketing flywheel - Purchasing the Snappa.com domain for $40,000 - Co-founding Snappa: from idea to product market fit - & so much more
1 hr 48 min
Feb 8, 2021
Kalle Rosenbaum: Grokking Bitcoin, Cryptography & Encryption
Author of Grokking Bitcoin, Kalle Rosenbaum joins Ced to discuss: - How does the Bitcoin network prevent cheating - What is a cryptographic function & is it a defensive weapon of war - Will government punish their people harshly for using Bitcoin & how bloody and violent will it get - How cyptographic tools & encryption are the only ways to maintain privacy and security during the age of big brother -- Hard forks vs soft forks - Backwards compatability vs forward compatitability - & so much more
1 hr 21 min
Feb 1, 2021
Michael Goldstein: Everyone's A Scammer, Praxeology & Advanced Geopolitical Meme Warfare
Cedric sits down with @Bitstein, founder of the Nakamoto Institute, co-host of Noded podcast & the meme lord himself to discuss: - How to meme Bitcoin to the moon - Who wants to scam your Bitcoin - Why we relish the Federal Reserve's absurd actions - Praxeology and rejecting certain forms of activism for pragmatic reasons - How to reframe, agree and amplify and then completely dominate it on social media - His call for ethical trolling - The rejuvenation of the Great American West - How to cultivate the lowest time preference possible - & much more
1 hr 53 min
Jan 25, 2021
Robert Breedlove: Bitcoin, the Tyranny of Time Scarcity & the Masters & Slaves of Money
Robert Breedlove sits down with Ced to discuss: - Is Bitcoin the incorruptible substance that alchemists strived for - How the Central Bank is the greatest institution of tyranny in human history & will Bitcoin disrupt it - Why ancient wisdom such as yoga, meditation & pyschedelics like ayahausca are making a return - How property rights are the expression of the human territorial imperative - Can we be sovreeign on a Fiat Standard? - How inflation is a cancer on the socioeconomic & moral fabric of reality "We're transcending the false statist dichotonomy between capitalism & communism & Bitcoin enables a new mode of socioeconomic organization I'm calling sovreignism." - Robert Breedlove
1 hr 26 min
Jan 18, 2021
Jimbo: The Intersubjective Value of Bitcoin
Jimbo, the author of Orange Coin Good: The Value of Bitcoin sits down with Cedric to discuss: - Why green paper is bad - How money really enters the system - How have humans prevented cheating throughout history - The role of reciprocity in human evolution and behavior - What is the perspective of a holder - How scarcity is the feeling of not having enough of something - The invention of digital rivalry - How we measure the value of the things that we buy - How Bitcoin is the thing against which all other opportunities have to justify themselves - How unit bias effecfts the price of Bitcoin - Meme the change you want to see in the world - And so much more in this wide-ranging, free-flowing conversation about Bitcoin, economics and human behavior
1 hr 43 min
Jan 13, 2021
Yuri de Gaia: Building Bitcoin Kingdoms, Monarchies & Your Inner Citadel
Yuri de Gaia, Partner at BTC Reserve HQ, Founder of Liquiditi HQ, host of Citadelium, Bitcoin blogger and author of Bitcoin as a Sucession Tool sits down with Cedric to discuss: - How to deal with Imposter Syndrome - How do you build your inner Citadel - Is there an end to material desire - How Bitcoiners are better people - Does Bitcoin changes your brain and habits - How to scam the planet using neuralistic and subliminal messaging via material perceptions - What is the difference between the sheep and the shepard - What is the natural hierarchical order of humans - Why he chose to move back to Russia - Advantages of Liquidity and federated sidechains - And so much more
1 hr 41 min
Jan 11, 2021
Ben Prentice: The History of Central Banking & Inflation
In this wide-ranging conversation with the co-founder of the website, blog and meme WTF Happened in 1971? Ben Prentice and Cedric discuss: - The history of coin clipping - What the temptation to money printing must be like - Is their a 500 year Central Banking cabal - The history of bank holidays and the suspension of the redemption of specie - What is the most scary thing to people in power - Central Banking monetary colonialism and the next 100 years - What is the biggest problem with inflation - How do Central Banks compete with each other - The future of CBDCs - Do we need UBI or not - Ben's Bitcoin and Austrian economics rabbit hole story - How the meme WTF Happened in 1971? was born - How Julian Assange was the body cam to the whole world - And so much more
1 hr 15 min
Jan 5, 2021
Nico: Bitcoin Gave Me Purpose
Nico is a Venezuelan American entrepreneur who found himself immediately drawn to Bitcoin because of the immense implications the technology has to change the world and himself. Nico and Ced chat about: - Getting everything he ever wanted growing up - How the 2008 financial crisis changed everything for him - Dealing with loss through escapism - Bitcoin gave him reason to get up - Why he dropped out of college and flew to Venezuela - Why his Uncle was mining in the Venezuelan "bush" with generators and a used helicopter - Why he left Venezuela - The new counterculture of responsibilty Nico co-founded BITVOLT.com, a miner hosting company. Nico currently produces @SimplyBitcoin_, a 10 minute weekday show on YouTube tailored to deliver daily news from the Bitcoin-Maximalist-Pleb perspective. Follow Nico on Twitter @BITVOLT7
1 hr 24 min
Jan 3, 2021
Dominic Frisby: Bitcoin Is The Pin Not The Bubble
Dominic Frisby author of Life After The State, Bitcoin: The Future Of Money, and magnum opus Daylight Robbery: How Tax Shaped Our Past and Will Change Our Future zooms in with Cedric to discuss: - Why does every Cuban father want his daughter to be a prostitute - His journey down the goldbug and libertarianism rabbit hole in 2005/2006 - How humans learn best through the spoken word and ear - The hunt for Satoshi - Are we freer now - Were we freer in The Stone Age - How technology enables us - How Covid has accelerated everything - Big Tech vs The State and who will win - How income tax will be harder to collect in the future - Brexit, Trump, and social media - The future of Hollywood, Film and Stand-Up - How governments have set a new precedent to shut down economies - and much more
1 hr 19 min
Dec 30, 2020
Jeff Booth: Bitcoin is the Forcing Function in the Age of Inflation
Jeff Booth, the author of The Price of Tomorrow: Why Deflation is the Key to an Abundant Future, zooms in with Ced to discuss: - How money and inflation are constructs of our time - How pricing is an illusion out of money printing - How do you measure the productivity growth of technology - US, China, CBDCs, and The Great Reset - Is it too late for governments to stop Bitcoin - How Bitcoin is our best chance for a peaceful transition - much more
1 hr 2 min
Dec 17, 2020
The Bitcoin Rabbi: Technology, Spirituality & Judaism
The Bitcoin Rabbi, author of Bitcoin Money: A Tale of Bitville Discovering Good Money, sits down with Cedric to discuss Bitcoin, technology, spirituality, economics and ethics. Happy Holidays!
Dec 4, 2020
Jeff Vandroux: A Post-Capitalist Future, Distributism & Bitcoin Muscle
CPA, attorney, coder, bodybuilder & founder of Keykeeper Bitcoin IRA Jeff Vandroux outlines his thesis for how markets are an ouroboros that devour themselves and how the establishment of social democracy is inherent to the arc of capitalist development. Charity, Welfare, and Usury: The Capitalist Paradox? Is the goal of modern social democracy to expand inequality? Will the U.S. go full servile state?
1 hr 17 min
Dec 2, 2020
Joe Rodgers: 3D Printing, Guns, & Bitcoin
Joe "Join Or Die" Rodgers sits down with Ced to present the case for ultimate sovereignty through self-sufficiency. 3D printing isn't just for making little toys anymore, kids. What would you make if you had the resources?
Nov 30, 2020
Daniel Prince: Bitcoin Is For The Children
Long-term family traveler & fellow Bitcoin podcaster Daniel Prince drops knowledge on raising children while constantly abroad, how to deal with ever-shifting societal norms, & how to talk to your kids about Bitcoin. A super insightful episode with a special drop-in from Daniel's Once BITten co-host & daughter Lauren!! How will you teach the youth about Bitcoin?
1 hr 1 min
Nov 25, 2020
Pierre Rochard, Jimmy Song, Katie the Russian, Knut Svanholm & Surfer Jim: A Very Bitcoin Thanksgiving
Cedric hosts a virtual Bitcoin Family Thanksgiving Feast with some of the biggest minds in the culture. The discussion is almost too wide ranging to pin down to the normal couple of topics in here, so we're just going to ask you what we asked our esteemed guests: What are you thankful for in 2020? This episode was streamed LIVE on our brand new YouTube channel at https://tinyurl.com/bitcoinonyoutube. Throw us a Like and Subscribe if you dig the show so we can grow and keep bringing you bigger and better shows with the worlds hardest Bitcoiners!
1 hr 24 min
Nov 23, 2020
Jesse Berger: Magic Internet Money & High Stakes Poker
Former banker, current author, & long-time poker player Jesse Berger goes all in on his new book Magic Internet Money, winning The Economist's MBA Investment Case Competition, & outlasting notorious poker brat Phil Helmuth at the tables in Vegas. What is the magic of Bitcoin and how can you wield it?
Nov 20, 2020
Katie the Russian: The Bitcoin Nomad on Flag Theory & 4D Chess
Perpetual world traveler Katie Ananina drops in from the mountains of Guadalajara, Mexico to talk sovereignty, Muay Thai, Flag Theory, & the benefit of never slowing down. Have you got your FU Bitcoin, your FU passports, and your FU mentality yet?
Nov 18, 2020
Brandon Quittem: The Bitcoin Mycologist on the Fourth Turning
Bitcoin is a fungus. If you cleave a piece off, you're just making more. It cannot be stopped, no matter how hard governments, detractors, or other obstacles may stand in its way. Brandon and Ced ponder a potential Second Civil War, psychedelics, Millennial thinking vs Zoomer thinking, and where we stand in The Fourth Turning. In all of this turmoil, how does Bitcoin reduce suffering?
1 hr 19 min
Nov 16, 2020
Jimmy Song: The Bitcoin Professor
There are very few things in the Bitcoin space that Jimmy Song hasn't touched. In this conversation, Ced and Jimmy expand on a lot of the points that made Jimmy the rockstar he is today, from the mystery of Satoshi to how Bitcoin changes a person to their very core, and even the personal effects COVID has on family life and how that relates to Bitcoin. There isn't a stone left unturned in this one. How can Bitcoin break you free from your chains?
Nov 13, 2020
Surfer Jim: The Bitcoin Radical on First Principles & Bitcoin as Real Estate
Gnarly Libertarian, independent thinker, & truth seeker Surfer Jim hangs ten with Ced about elections as a clown show, parasitic people, the basic human struggle, & how Bitcoin is the solution to all of those things. How is everything in the universe connected to Bitcoin?
1 hr 18 min
Nov 11, 2020
Alex Adelman: How to Earn & Get Bitcoin Back with Lolli.com
Creator of Cosmic, CEO & co-founder of Lolli, and Bitcoin visionary Alex Adelman jacks in to talk about how he hit such huge heights so quickly, the importance of surrounding yourself with positive people in your business endeavors, and what started his mission to make Bitcoin accessible to all. How to earn and get rewarded in Bitcoin.
Nov 9, 2020
Knut Svanholm: Sovereignty Through Mathematics
Sovereignty through mathematics, absolute scarcity, and Bitcoin as an emergent lifeform. This conversation touches on the truly visceral, fibral, animalistic connectivity human beings have to the very idea of Bitcoin and its functions. What happens when you divide everything by 21 million?
1 hr 7 min
Nov 6, 2020
Andrew Edstrom: In Bitcoin We Trust
A kind man with too many credits to list, Andy Edstrom is perhaps the greatest asset in the argument for Bitcoin's dependability down the line. We touch on economic trade-offs, 9/11, the Patriot Act, & the deceit of government-backed fiat. This episode gives the definitive answer to the age-old no-coiner question: Why buy Bitcoin?
1 hr 15 min
Nov 4, 2020
Pierre Rochard, Guy Swann, & Heavily Armed Clown: The Election Night Special
Assassination markets, global economic outlook, The Fed, China, the list of topics covered is ENDLESS on this very special episode with 3 of the brightest minds in Bitcoin. This episode was LIVE on our Twitter and Periscope, so be sure to give @DeLaBTCMatrix a follow for more special engagements with the freshest and dopest Bitcoiners. The election may be over, but after this chat, one thing is clearer than ever: Bitcoin always wins.
1 hr 6 min
Nov 2, 2020
Aleks Svetski: The End of Globalism
International man of mystery Aleks Svetski shares his views on Trump, sovereignty, and the worldwide lockdowns. He expands on his previous works on individualism and statehood, & the role of the layman in subconsciously promoting tyranny. In a world seemingly hurtling toward centralized power, how can Bitcoin be the key to stopping it?
Oct 30, 2020
CK Snarks: The Culture of Bitcoin
Bitcoin is a currency, sure, but few outsiders know about the vibrant and growing community that gives it personality, allure, & staying power. Go down the rabbit hole with "the guy who does stuff" for Bitcoin Magazine, CK Snarks.
Oct 28, 2020
JW Weatherman: Controversies, Conspiracies, & COVID
Did China concoct a global conspiracy to destroy the world as we know it? Is modern day central banking slavery? Is coronavirus even real? JW Weatherman has answers and you have ears. Let's go.
1 hr 16 min
Oct 26, 2020
Guy Swann: Bitcoiners Literally Called All This Sh*t
One of the only people who can make the technical aspects of the BTC blockchain sound fun, Guy Swann tackles topics from Taproot to Lightning. A hardcore Libertarian, Guy delves into his origins in both Bitcoin and Libertarianism as it relates to money, social dynamics, and the world. How much will you learn from the guy who read everything about Bitcoin?
1 hr 2 min
Oct 23, 2020
Heavily Armed Clown: What The F*ck Happened in 1971?
Economic oracle, political soothsayer, & co-founder of WTFHappenedIn1971.com, Heavily Armed Clown is a force to be reckoned with. His insight into 20th century monetary policy, history, & the path forward solidifies Bitcoin's rightful place as the future of money. So wtf did happen in 1971?
1 hr 18 min
Oct 21, 2020
Relevant Peter Schiff: The Fiat Gadfly
From white collar worker to poker player to Twitter jail. Relevant Peter Schiff has the juice. He hard-forked the irrelevant Peter Schiff Classic with his biting tweets aimed at the frivolous world of fiat. Learn about his origins in the "real" world, the fall of Mt Gox & Silk Road, and monetary censorship.
Oct 21, 2020
NikCantMine: A Fountain of Knowledge from The Bitcoin Zoomer
Age ain't nothing but a number when it comes to NikCantMine. His perspective on the utility of Bitcoin is timeless and deep. Topics include his tenure as a writer and social media manager at Bitcoin Magazine, the Founding Fathers as savage Bitcoiners, the opportunity cost between Bitcoin and University, & 10 things Nik learned as The Bitcoin Zoomer that EVERYONE should know.
Oct 19, 2020
Gary Leland: The Bitcoin Boomer on How to be a Closer
Cedric chats with the founder of Bit Block Boom, and fellow Bitcoin Podcaster about growing up on James Island, how to become a closer, limos, parties, trips to Europe and Bitcoin as a religion?
1 hr 5 min
Oct 9, 2020
Yan Pritzker: Inventing Bitcoin, Building Swan & Leaving Russia
In this episode, Cedric chats with Yan Pritzker, the author of Inventing Bitcoin, CTO & co-founder of Swan Bitcoin and former CTO & co-founder Reverb. Topics include Yan's experiences building companies like Swan and Reverb, what Bitcoin is and how it works, leaving Russia at 7 years old, capital controls and more. We encourage you to read his incredible book, Inventing Bitcoin, available wherever books are sold!
Oct 9, 2020
MyLivinTruth: The Life & Times of a Taco Carnivore Bitcoin Pleb
In this episode, Cedric sits down with anon Bitcoin Carnivore Taco Pleb, @My_Livin_Truth. In this wide ranging, free-flowing conversation, a must listen, topics include MLT's Bitcoin origin story, his take on 2020, the role Taco Carnivore Bitcoin Plebs taking it to the extreme and more.
Oct 9, 2020
Ali Hamam from Tahinis Restaurants: Going on a Bitcoin Standard, Leaving Egypt & Empowering Communities
In this episode, Ali Hamam talks about converting Tahini's Restaurant's cash reserves into Bitcoin. Topics include Ali's Bitcoin journey, leaving Egypt, empowering communuties and an important message for the Muslim community.
Oct 4, 2020
Pierre Rochard: Accumulating Bitcoin, Libertarianism & Anarcho-Capitalism
In the show's debut, host Cedric Youngelman talks about the world of Bitcoin with renowned expert on the investment case for Bitcoin, Pierre Rochard. Topics include Pierre's origins in the space, the role of technology in reducing the cost of self-defense, Breonna Taylor and more.
1 hr 21 min