Tag Archives: Bitcoin philosophy

Tim Gives up Bitcoin for the New Year – YMB Podcast E215

Bitcoin in 2018

This is episode 215 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

This another slightly late episode due to the holiday craziness, but we promise you'll still love it! And the holidays are finally over, so we'll be completely back on track next time.

Apparently Tim is giving up on Bitcoin for 2018. He doesn't even believe in New Year's resolutions (as he'll explain in today's show) but he still plans to …

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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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We Need Moar Bitcoin Lolz so We’ll Explore the Perfect Place – YMB Podcast E193

#YMBLive E193

This is episode 193 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Dank memes. Obnoxious sarcasm. Inspiring art. Surprising advice. All that and more is available on the good ol' Tweeter. Some people say Bitcoin is digital gold, but tweets might be just as good.

So what better way to run an episode than to scroll through some of our favorite nuggets of 140-character gold? Get ready for an outstanding stream, because …

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Emo Bitcoin: Does the Universe Suck? Is Anything Good? – YMB Podcast E192

#YMBLive E192

This is episode 192 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Harvey wrecked Houston. Irma wrecked Florida. Bad stuff happens. But at the same time, it seems there are plenty of people that try to do good.

Some Bitcoiners recently rallied to raise money for hurricane victims. Lots of money was (and is still) raised to help free Ross Ulbricht. Many people recently donated a nice chunk of change to …

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Trolley Problems: Philosophy Is a Joke – YMB Podcast E135

Trolley Problem Memes

This is episode 135 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

If you've listened to our show before, you know that we have a love-hate relationship with philosophy. In many ways, it's fascinating, but it can also feel incredibly pointless because professional thinkers rarely agree. This episode is all about trolley problems - some of the toughest philosophical questions in history.

In the original problem, a trolley is about to slaughter …

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The Depressing Philosophy of Liberty – YMB Podcast E107

Liberty Windmill

This is episode 107 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Today's show is entirely about the core ideas behind the liberty movement. We don't have any articles to kickstart our discussion. Rather, we'll just bring up some tough liberty questions that have been bouncing around our heads recently and see where they take us.

Are there any limits to what we can or should do on our own property? How …

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YMB Podcast E6: Bitcoin Changes the World

This week's fantastic episode opens with a discussion about the difficulties of obtaining Bitcoins. Depending on your exact situation, it can be fairly easy, but it is often one of Bitcoin's largest barriers to entry compared to the ease of use present in almost everything else related to cryptocurrency. Part of the cause of these difficulties is regulation, and that gets us talking politics again. The powerful hour closes with some almost emotional thoughts on …

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