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The Sat Standard - May 15th, 2021

The Sat Standard - May 15th, 2021

May 15, 2021
The Sat Standard

The Sat Standard - May 15th, 2021

Thought of the week from Marty Bent:
The noise is only going to get louder from here on out, freaks.

Thought of the week from Matt Odell:
Stay humble. Stack sats.


  • gbtc discount hits record low of 20%
  • fully noded v0.2.17
  • bluewallet v6.1.2
  • lightning network privacy analysis
  • analysis of darkside ransomware group
  • colonial pipeline allegedly paid $5M ransom
  • check your financial privilege by gladstein
  • gladstein in cato on a post cash world


Citadel Dispatch - Tuesday

Rabbit Hole Recap - Thursday

Whitney Webb

  • Raising children as a countercultural act
  • Ransomeware attacks
  • Colonial Pipeline spill cover up
  • Elon Musk
  • Bill Gates
  • Central Bank Digital Currencies
  • AI
  • Bitcoin as a tool to fight back
  • Citadels

Matthew Mežinskis

  • The latest global monetary base update
  • Why the monetary base is a good benchmark for bitcoin
  • Bitcoin is the 6th largest base money (ex-gold) in the world
  • Defining assets and liabilities on the Fed's balance sheet
  • Why Japan matters
  • Communism creep
  • Bitcoin and a free banking system
  • Academic economists and bitcoin

Robert Bryce

  • The Indian Point power plant shutdown
  • Energy mix
  • Subsidies leading to capital misallocation
  • Bitcoin's value prop
  • The externalities that come with wind turbines
  • Land use and green energy

Wringing of the Rag


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