Happy HODL Day!

Happy HODL Day!

“GF’s out at a lesbian bar, BTC crashing WHY AM I HOLDING? I’LL TELL YOU WHY…” – GameKyuubi The origins of the greatest meme in Bitcoin history. For all the rest of the Bitcoin holidays, check out the calendar over at thecryptoconomy.com: Crypto Holiday Calendar...
The Fiat Standard – Chapter 1

The Fiat Standard – Chapter 1

“For the reader who has become familiar with the operation of bitcoin, a good way to understand the operation of fiat is by drawing analogy to the operation of bitcoin using concepts like mining, nodes, balances, and proof of work. My aim is to explain the...
Why Does Bitcoin Have Value?

Why Does Bitcoin Have Value?

“What Bitcoin is depends on its use as a means of storing and porting value, which in turn rests on secure titles to ownership of a scarce good.” – Jeffrey Tucker It can be incredibly difficult to make sense of, and imagine the immense amount of value provided...
7 Misconceptions About Bitcoin

7 Misconceptions About Bitcoin

“Bitcoin is more easily verifiable than gold, in terms of being a reserve asset and being used as collateral. It’s more frictionless to transfer than gold, and has a hard-capped supply. And I like gold too; I’ve been long it since 2018, and still am.”...
Guy’s Take #36 – Walking Tall

Guy’s Take #36 – Walking Tall

What does having savings, & the incentives reestablished by sound money, do to a person’s *character?* How does it change who we are when we have something that we know is ours, and frees us of dependence on another human being?  With a short read of a Bank...
The Hard Forks that Didn’t Dilute Bitcoin

The Hard Forks that Didn’t Dilute Bitcoin

“If any of these forks had meaningfully gained ground relative to Bitcoin, the critics would have had a point. What’s the point of a monetary network which is undergoing a constant state of fragmentation?” – Nic Carter Another great article from Nic...