A common lament on Internet forums is how a particular token/blockchain is “undervalued”. What is this this based on? What does it mean? Let me assure you, at this point, no one really knows. The vast majority of the notion is simply emotional responses based on little analysis, technical or otherwise. As I have done […]Read more "The Question of Valuing Blockchains (How do to *what*?!) #defi #dopefi"
A story in two pictures. A quick cautionary tale about Decentralized Finance (DeFi #dopefi). I had put some 1Inch and renDGB in a swap pool on 1Inch in order to take advantage of some staking rewards. Over the month or so the pool was being promoted, it got the rewards listed as advertised (about 50% […]Read more "Why Ethereum (ETH) is Unusable at $4,000+"
Recursion: It’s a Helluva Drug Let’s walk through the progression real quick. The world may never catch up to this, but here’s the state of things. The “blockchain” is a killer app. It is a concept, when implemented in “application” form, that absolutely destroy (“kills”) the technology is meant to update. That “technology” is the […]Read more "The Killer App of Killer Apps of Killer Apps of Killer Apps"
Live reaction to some of the Congressional testimony from Social Media companies (i.e. the “billionaires”). Fairly dry, with a few high points.Read more "Escaping Dystopia: Episode 104: July 29, 2020: Social Media Congressional Testimony"
More of the catch-up stuff. Feel free to join in. Ill be sharing links as we discuss. Make sure to subscribe across various channels for the latest updates. We are shooting for 100 shows for these last 100 days. We’ll see how that goes. 🙂Read more "Escaping Dystopia: Episode 102: July 26, 2020: 99 Bottles of Fascism On the Wall"
An extended metaphor about the media and how it affects us in times of difficult social trends.Read more "Episode 98: May 25 2020: Media and Water"
Episode 82: August 6, 2019: White Nationalist Domestic Terrorism Surfaces Spaceship Earth had the hottest month ever in June White Nationalist Domestic Terrorism Trump’s Racist Twitter Rants The “Gun Debate” North Korea “Denuclearization” Situation China Trade War Update Yield Curves Inverting Iran Update Democratic Candidate Rundown Fourth of July Celebration Border Situation Trump Administration Fighting […]Read more "Episode 82: August 6, 2019: White Nationalist Domestic Terrorism Surfaces"
Episode 79: April 3, 2019: Feeling the Creeping Dystopia Spaceship Earth: Allergies and Vaccinations Mueller Report Update Border “Emergency” Update Republicans on the Abortion Banning Bill Oranges This Week in Fascism: McConnell and the Nuclear Court Packing Option McCain Attacks Security Clearance Scandal Official Request for Tax ReturnsRead more "Episode 79: April 3, 2019: Feeling the Creeping Dystopia"
Episode 78: February 28, 2019: Emergency, Emergency, There’s a Criminal In the White House Cohen Testimony Emergency Declaration NK Deal Status Middle East Peace Deal Update Russia Investigation Latest The Socialism Discussion The New Congress, One Month In NC Election Fraud and Mitch McConnell’s Disengenuity Democratic Candidate Rundown We now have an Attorney General, Still […]Read more "Episode 78: February 28, 2019: Emergency, Emergency, There’s a Criminal In the White House"
Episode 77: January 23, 2019: The State of the Union is Screwed SOTU Drama Shutdown Update Putin is Pleased, Americans are Hurting, Cohen not Testifying More Family Separations Chinese Cloning and Cotton Old People and Fake News The AOC Phenom National Embarassment News Rain on Titan What Measles DoesRead more "Episode 77: Jan 23, 2019: The State of the Union is Screwed"