YMB: Your Liberty & Bitcoin Podcast

The Free Market Chose Digital Kittens Over Everything Else. Now What? – YMB Podcast E207

CryptoKitties

This is episode 207 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Whether you like it or not, CryptoKitties took over the internet this weekend. And the collectible cats didn't just dominate social media. They literally took over the Ethereum blockchain, filling up the blocks and causing a spike in transaction fees.

What on earth could this mean? Isn't the blockchain supposed to be used for more noble purposes? And aren't …

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These Are the 5 Absolute Dumbest Things People Say About Bitcoin Right Now – YMB Podcast E206

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E206

This is episode 206 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

We've heard all kinds of Bitcoin slurs over the years. Bitcoin is useless. Evil. Too volatile. Overvalued. It's magic internet money. (Okay, that last one is basically a compliment.) But frankly, most people who insult Bitcoin are just plain wrong.

What are the worst things people say about Bitcoin? YMB's own Zack Voell knows. He compiled a list of the …

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The Intellectual Benefit of Bitcoin (and Silver) (and Gold) – YMB Podcast E205

Bitcoin Brain

This is episode 205 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. This is also another one of Tim Baker's (in)famous rants.

Today's episode is all about some heavy topics like materialism, inflation, society, and creativity. In some ways, Tim loves materialism because it drives people to accomplish stuff so they can have stuff. But at the same time, some people are never happy with stuff. Maybe they should find pleasure in …

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Legal Pressures Continue. Will ICO Madness Finally End? – YMB Podcast E204

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E204

This is episode 204 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We know it's not Thursday, but we're making up for the episode we skipped on Thanksgiving.

ICOs are (still) going hard. Fundraisers dump loads of cash into marketing so they can attempt to grab our attention on Facebook, Twitter, and everywhere else (including here on YMB). Some campaigns have successfully raised hundreds of millions of dollars, only to accomplish virtually …

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Don’t Let the Mooning BTC Price Distract You From the True Meaning of Bitcoin – YMB Podcast E203

The True Meaning of Bitcoin

This is episode 203 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

We love to see Bitcoin's price spike, but that's not the only thing that matters in Bitcoin. As one of our more principled hosts, Tim Baker is here today to explain why Bitcoin is amazing regardless of its current dollar value. It sets people free and for that, we'd pay anything.

Then later in the show, Tim will share some …

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3 Extremely Easy Ways to Go Completely Broke Without Even Trying – YMB Podcast E202

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E202

This is episode 202 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Let's say something honest: Everyone desperately wants to go broke. We dream about it day and night. "What would life be like if I had no money whatsoever?" we ask ourselves.

So on today's show, we'll share some tips that could help you waste every precious cent you own. Blowing cash is not as easy as it sounds but if …

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They Predicted Peace but the Biggest Bitcoin Battles Are Just Beginning – YMB Podcast E201

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E201

This is episode 201 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. "But today's not Thursday!" you may exclaim. That's right kids. It's time for two episodes per week so saddle up.

Today's show is all about this weekend's crazy crypto forking drama. The Bitcoin Cash price spiked because Bitcoin2X was cancelled (maybe). This caused Bitcoin to plummet for awhile. And Bitcoin Gold rallied a bit because it finally launched today (even …

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Bitcoin2X Hits the Bricks… Or Does It? – YMB Podcast E200

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E200

This is episode 200 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. That's right, we added one to our hundreds digit so tonight, we celebrate!

But before we get around to partying, we have to cover this week's absolutely shocking news. The headlines blindsided us all yesterday. Just admit it. You had no idea this one was coming. The 2X half of SegWit2X was called off - for now.

And this sudden …

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