I’m shaking things up a bit and making sure I stay true to the original mission of Bottomshelf Bitcoin, mainly keeping things at a bottomshelf level where they’re accessible to everyone. In that vein, I’m going to start putting out a weekly newsletter that takes a newb-friendly approach to a subject, distilling the 10+ years of Bitcoin history, content, and research we now have into…

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Conner Brown joins me to talk about his recent article on Bitcoin’s lack of intrinsic value, and how using non-moneys for stores of value degrade their primary uses. Conner on Twitter – https://twitter.com/_connerbrown_ Conner’s article on Medium – https://medium.com/coinmonks/bitcoin-has-no-intrinsic-value-and-thats-great-e6994adbfe0f Conner’s article read on The Cryptoconomy – https://anchor.fm/thecryptoconomy/episodes/CryptoQuikRead_249—Bitcoin-Has-No-Intrinsic-Value—Thats-Great-e43bcm Referenced: Matt Lohstroh thread on a pre-Lazlo transaction – https://twitter.com/lohstroh/status/1149746138573987840 Executive Order 1602 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Executive_Order_6102 Support the Show:…

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Space cat Hodlonaut joins me to talk about the lightning torch aka the LNTrustChain. We also discussed custodial v non-custodial wallets, shades of maximalism and having a diverse community while maintaining consensus.  —- Referenced  Hodlonaut – https://twitter.com/hodlonaut Take the torch – https://ift.tt/2Ef5T6y LN Torch video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89TSOayiqtA Bitpiggys from JDG(fartface2000) – https://ift.tt/2T22LFh Bitrefill Thor – https://ift.tt/2Ef5TDA Lightning Power Users – https://ift.tt/2SZhaCr Keiser Report episode on…

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