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OG Bitcoiner Delivers Massive Rant on Current State of Crypto – YMB Podcast E265

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E265

This is episode 265 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Look, you know we're not huge fans of CoinDesk nor fans of clicky headlines. But this one got me, hook, line, and sinker:

Enough with the ICO-Me-So-Horny-Get-Rich-Quick-Lambo Crypto

And honestly, it's a pretty good article (probably because CoinDesk didn't really write it). It's a letter from an OG Bitcoiner who is clearly fed up with the way cryptocurrency turned out. …

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Tim & Zack Read the Mail (and More!) – YMB Podcast E235

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E235

This is episode 235 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Another holiday is just around the corner and you (probably) know what that means. The cat's away and the mice are gonna play - hard.

Yep, Daniel is out of commission again, so this week you get Tim and Zack. And honestly, that means this episode could go anywhere. These two dudes could end up talking about invisible jigsaw puzzles …

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Ask Bitcoin Bella Anything – YMB Podcast E228

Bitcoin Bella on YMB Podcast E228

This is episode 228 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Today we have an absolutely amazing guest with us, Bitcoin Bella. She's relatively new to Bitcoin, but she loves everything about it and wants to get involved in the community. So tonight she'll join us for her Bitcoin podcast debut!

To be honest, we don't know exactly where tonight's show will end up. We're just gonna ask the Bella why …

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Stop Calling Bitcoin a “Community”

Bitcoin is a revolutionary technology as the world's first completely decentralized peer-to-peer payment network. As millions of people around the world pour billions of dollars into Bitcoin, everyone from rural subsistence farmers to swamp-dwelling policymakers increasingly take note.

While Bitcoin matures, hordes of pundits, bloggers, and journalists perpetually reference a "Bitcoin community" responsible for the challenges, changes and successes of Bitcoin.

But there is no Bitcoin community.

One could be forgiven for not readily understanding …

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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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Reviving Bitcoin – YMB Podcast E109

Bitcoin Peace

This is episode 109 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Last week, we struggled with the possibility that Bitcoin might be dead. In the end, we found that idea highly unlikely, but it's still clear that the community is struggling. Erik Voorhees saw the issues too and noted two important moves that could help revive Bitcoin.

First, the core developers need to develop a plan for increasing the Bitcoin …

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YMB Christmas Day 9: Bitcoin Community

This is day nine of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For today's special, we reached out to the Bitcoin community and asked for some thoughts about the past year in Bitcoin. The specific question was this: "In your opinion, what is the most important way in which the Bitcoin world has changed or grown in the past year and why?" These are your responses. Enjoy!

If you haven't heard about the Twelve Days of …

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YMB Christmas Day 2: Bitcoin Nostalgia

This is day two of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today's anniversary special will be hosted by just John Stuart. Although many people appreciate the growth Bitcoin has seen over the past year, John encourages a shift of focus in today's special. He wants the Bitcoin community to remember the experiences and memories that we've created together. Making money and building the Bitcoin economy are certainly good things, but John will remind us about …

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