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Let's Talk Bitcoin! #211 - The Slippery Slope

Published on May 9th, 2015 by adam

On Todays Show

Stephanie, Andreas and Adam catch up on Andreas new business Third Key Solutions and Stephanies recently completed audiobook "The Book of Satoshi".

Then, Andreas breaks down the Bitcointalk.org subpoena and we devote the last half of the show to a lively debate about the Freeze feature that was added into ripple and other dollar-gateway-enabling cryptocurrencies for what might have seemed like noble reasons at the time but which might prove to be a real invitation for trouble sooner rather than later.

"...This is a solution that not only destroys the currency, but doesn't even achieve its supposed goal"

Andreas M. Antonopoulos LTB! 211

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Credits for Episode 211

Image Credit

Content for todays episode was provided by Stephanie, Andreas and Adam

This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin

Music for todays show was provided by Jared Rubens, and General Fuzz

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