Thought of the week from Marty Bent:
The emperor wears no clothes.

Thought of the week from Matt Odell:
Bitcoin will be perceived as a risk asset by "financial professionals" until the day it is properly recognized as THE ASSET. Gradually, then suddenly.


  • Bitcoin Optech #198
  • terra "stablecoin" blows up
  • treasury sanctions custodial bitcoin mixer blender(.)io
  • cashapp $1.73B in bitcoin sales Q1, $43M profit
  • coinbase $309B volume Q1, $430M loss
  • chainalysis valued at $8.6B
  • joinmarket v0.9.6
  • arti v0.3.0 Tor rust client
  • casa launches api
  • rusty russell releases alternative covenants proposal
  • conversation with rusty on his proposal on dispatch
  • spiral post on supporting open source
  • georgetown law research shows ICE tracks 75% of Americans
  • grayscale privately met with SEC trying to get GBTC approved as an etf
  • costa rica declares national emergency over ransomware attacks


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Wringing of the Rag