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The Sat Standard - October 3rd, 2020

The Sat Standard - October 3rd, 2020

Oct 3, 2020
The Sat Standard

The Sat Standard - October 3rd, 2020

Thought of the week from Marty Bent:
Matt read my mind and posted my thought of the week.

Thought of the week from Matt Odell:
Lack of strong privacy guarantees are bitcoin's biggest weakness. Making private bitcoin usage easier, more accessible, and more effective would make bitcoin even better money and as a result should lead to an increase in adoption and therefore price.



Rabbit Hole Recap - Thursday

Joost Jager

  • Griefing Attacks
  • Circuit Breaker
  • Routing on Lightning
  • Multi-Path Payments + Wumbo
  • Public v. Private channel capacity
  • Whatsat
  • Multiple implementations and how they interact

Cynthia Lummis

  • Cynthia's platform of fiscal responsibility
  • Cynthia's experience Wyoming's state Treasurer
  • How Bitcoin can help with fiscal responsibility
  • How Bitcoin can help pensions
  • How Bitcoin can help the energy sector
  • How Bitcoin embodies the ideals America was founded on
  • The work Wyoming has done to welcome Bitcoin innovators
  • There are good people in Washington

Stephan Kinsella

  • State's rights
  • The Lockdowns
  • The Constitution
  • The Government v. The State
  • Bitcoin didn't ask for permission
  • Are leftists insane?
  • Should you vote?
  • Smart contracts


  • America's Culture War
  • Are we in a Civil War?
  • When did the Civil War start
  • Miners are Energy Pirates
  • How mining companies should manage their balance sheets
  • Art
  • Digital Art
  • NFTs
  • Literature

Matthew Black

  • Building on Ethereum
  • Ethereum's limitations
  • ETH 2.0 transition
  • DeFi on Ethereum, is it legit?
  • Non-custodial DeFi on Bitcoin
  • Bitcoin + DLCs

Wringing Of The Rag


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