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The Collapse of Crypto || Voyager Bankruptcy w/ Marty Bent

Moon Money

The Collapse of Crypto || Voyager Bankruptcy w/ Marty Bent RISK WARNING: Trading involves HIGH RISK and YOU CAN LOSE a lot of money. Do not risk any money you cannot afford to lose. Trading is not suitable for all investors. We are not registered investment advisors. We do not provide trading or investment advice. We provide research and education through the issuance of statistical information containing no expression of opinion as to the investment merits of a particular security. Information contained herein should not be considered a solicitation to buy or sell any security or engage in a particular investment strategy. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.


14 Jul 2022

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Ep 172 Marty Bent on How BTC Can Beat ESG

Liberty Lockdown

Marty is a bitcoin specialist and entrepreneur. This conversation is about so much more though, you're gonna love it.Go here to check out all the different projects he's working on:https://twitter.com/MartyBentSUPPORT OUR SPONSORS, they are hard to come by for Indy media!:If you would like to get started in the political arena to claw back your liberty please go to: https://yaliberty.org/knock/Young Americans for Liberty is doing amazing work to get Liberty minded candidates elected and you can be a part of it.Looking to change career paths, start a business, free yourself from the paycheck to paycheck lifestyle? Start here by signing up for The Daily Job Hunt, it's free!:https://careerhackers.com/Go to https://2022.expatmoneysummit.com/ to register for this incredible free event where you get to learn about the ultimate Plan B.Become a supporting member of Liberty Lockdown here!:https://libertylockdown.locals.com/This is where I do monthly AMA's for supporting members onlySuper valuable stuff!Make sure to sign up over at Odysee so you can watch the video version of this show and not worry about censorship! It's free too!https://odysee.com/$/invite/@LibertyLockdown:8Please follow me on Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/libertylockdown/?hl=enTwitter:https://twitter.com/LibertyLockPodPickup LL shirts over athttps://www.toplobsta.com/pages/liberty-lockdownPodcast subscriptions are the best way to never miss an episode:Applehttps://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/liberty-lockdown/id1138657182Spotifyhttps://open.spotify.com/show/47zBxoqrvRr8Fxn87DlIUhVIDEO VERSION, sub the YT bruh! t.co/s4MO6TtOzu?amp=1All links:https://www.libertylockdownpodcast.com/As always, if you leave a five star review on Apple Podcasts with your social media handle I'll read it on next week’s show (audio version only)! Love you long time

1hr 22mins

29 May 2022

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115. The Pitfalls of the Fiat Standard: Marty Bent interviews Saifedean Ammous

The Bitcoin Standard Podcast

Fiat money doesn't just affect economic exchange, its impact on society is much wider. In this episode, Marty Bent, host of the Tales from the Crypt Podcast, interviews Saifedean about the ways fiat money encourages negative societal impacts ranging from climate alarmism to soil degradation to poor diets. They focus on the widely accepted need to transition to from fossil fuels to “renewable” energy and how government funding of science encourages the publication of studies that predict catastrophes and propose state intervention to avoid them. They also discuss how government statistics are manipulated to underplay the negative impacts of fiat and how people can opt out by adopting a bitcoin standard.ResourcesMarty Bent’s website.Marty Bent on Twitter.The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels by Alex Epstein.The Bitcoin Standard Podcast episodes with Alex Epstein here and here.The Bitcoin Standard Podcast episode Is CO2 the Climate Control Knob? with Tom Nelson.The St Louis Fed compares the cost and protein content of turkey and soy.Marty Bent podcast episode with Untapped Growth for discussion of regenerative farming. Link to Saifedean podcast with Nina Teicholz for discussion of fiat nutrition.Bitcoin mining council estimates of the bitcoin network’s global energy usage.Saifedean’s first book, The Bitcoin Standard.Saifedean’s second book, The Fiat Standard. See chapter “The Cost of Fiat Fuels” for statistics on growth in per capita energy consumption falling from the 1970s.Enjoyed this episode? You can take part in podcast seminars, access Saifedean’s courses and read chapters of his forthcoming books by becoming a Saifedean.com member. Find out more here.

1hr 22mins

17 May 2022

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Read_625 - The Cascading of Interconnected Risk [Marty Bent]

Bitcoin Audible

"This created a ticking time bomb with a very short timer. That money was going to "work" in completely artificial markets that were being driven by pure central planning insanity instead of actual fundamentals. As everyone and their mother who had excess cash was shoveling it into financial and real estate assets, global supply chains were quickly breaking down." - Marty BentToday we dig into what exactly is going on in the financial markets, why equities are crashing over a tiny increase in the Fed funds rate, what it means, and how on earth we found ourselves in this situation. It is core incentives built into our fiat monetary foundations that have created a world of leverage on top of leverage, and when the value of the collateral begins to correct, we witness "the cascading of interconnected risk..." Don't miss this excellent piece from Marty Bent & Guy's rant to follow on today's show.Link to the original and so you can sign up for Marty's newsletter:https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-1208-what-youre-witnessing-is-the-cascading-of-interconnected-risk/Check out the episodes we did on Part of the Problem with Dave Smith discussing Bitcoin, the economic meltdown, and what the future might hold!Part 1: https://open.spotify.com/episode/3KrG6cFlJOLAQsEWFHumVm?si=1a8cfd88268545afPart 2: https://open.spotify.com/episode/40TMV3J008T94XjIY97MUR?si=c6c998776be446bcFor the best products and services to get you started in Bitcoin, our sponsors are literally a handful of those that I use most in this space:• Get Bitcoin rewards on literally everything you buy with the Fold Card (guyswann.com/fold). Get 20% off with discount code BITCOINAUDIBLE.• Buy Bitcoin automatically and painlessly with SwanBitcoin (swanbitcoin.com/guy)• Keep your Bitcoin keys safe on the secure, open source BitBox02 (guyswann.com/bitbox). Discount code GUY gets you 5% off. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


16 May 2022

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Truth, Energy, & Bitcoin with Marty Bent

What Bitcoin Did with Peter McCormack

“Once you have international trade getting settled in Bitcoin instead of the dollar, I think that’s when you’ll know: alright, we’re under a Bitcoin standard. ”— Marty BentMarty Bent is the founder of the Bitcoin focused media company TFTC.io, Venture Partner at Ten31, and Director of Cathedra Bitcoin. In this interview, we discuss resisting centralised narratives around the Ukraine/Russia conflict and the push for ESG and renewable energy. - - - - The fragmentation of modern media provides access to a limitless supply of analysis, interpretations, and opinions. But rather than bringing clarity, this cacophony of commentary more often results in confusion. Into this mix, powerful centralised institutions mobilise significant resources to drive narratives. Over the past few generations, fearless investigative efforts have identified examples of deficient and deceptive institutions. This has resulted in such centralised messaging being treated with caution, if not explicit, cynicism. But does that mean we should be sceptical of all messaging emanating from centralised bodies? What are the implications for society if there is widespread distrust of such communication? The result is that there are different prisms through which to view events. The human misery caused by the Ukraine and Russia conflict is heartbreaking, but does that mean there are clear paths of action we can support? The forecasts of climate change impacts are worryingly bleak, but is there reasonable uncertainty, and what are the full implications of promoted mitigations?The only thing we can do is to remain engaged, and, as Marty Bent states, “bring back civility to these types of conversations.”This episode’s sponsors:Gemini - Buy Bitcoin instantlyBlockFi - The future of Bitcoin financial servicesSportsbet.io - Online sportsbook & casino that accepts BitcoinCasa - The leading provider of Bitcoin multisig key security.Ledger - State of the art Bitcoin hardware walletCompass Mining - Bitcoin mining & hostingLVL - Bank on BitcoinBCB Group - Global digital financial Services-----WBD480 - Show Notes-----If you enjoy The What Bitcoin Did Podcast you can help support the show by doing the following:Become a Patron and get access to shows early or help contributeMake a tip:Bitcoin: 3FiC6w7eb3dkcaNHMAnj39ANTAkv8Ufi2SQR Codes: BitcoinIf you do send a tip then please email me so that I can say thank youSubscribe on iTunes | Spotify | Stitcher | SoundCloud | YouTube | Deezer | TuneIn | RSS FeedLeave a review on iTunesShare the show and episodes with your friends and familySubscribe to the newsletter on my websiteFollow me on Twitter Personal | Twitter Podcast | Instagram | Medium | YouTubeIf you are interested in sponsoring the show, you can read more about that here or please feel free to drop me an email to discuss options.

1hr 49mins

25 Mar 2022

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#842 Bitcoin Stops Politicians From Having Too Much Control w/ Marty Bent

The Pomp Podcast

Marty Bent is the founder of TFTC, a media company focused on Bitcoin, beauty and freedom in the digital age.In this conversation, we discuss Bitcoin, mining, authoritarian states, the World Economic Forum, digital freedom, and why you should start paying attention to Bitcoin now.Marty joined us in the studio as a guest on "The Best Business Show". To see the video of this episode, head over to "The Best Business Show: LIVE" Youtube Channel.=======================BlockFi provides financial products for crypto investors. Those products include BlockFi Wallet, no fee Trading, crypto collateralized Loans and the World's First Crypto Rewards Credit Card. To get $75 back on the first swipe of your BlockFi Rewards Credit Card, sign up today at http://www.blockfi.com/Pompcc=======================Choice is a new self-directed IRA product that I'm really excited about. If you are listening to this, you are likely part of the 7.1 million bitcoin owners who have retirement accounts with dollars in them, but not bitcoin. I was in that situation too. Now you can actually buy real Bitcoin in your retirement account. I'm talking about owning your private keys and using tax-advantaged dollars to do it too. Absolute game changer. https://www.retirewithchoice.com/pomp=======================Imagine coinmarketcap - decentralized. 3X in valuation is 15 billion dollars from the current price. Cryptotoday.com starts at zero, at fair launch on 7th of March. No VC. No pre-sale. Team tokens locked. For the people, by the people. For decentralized crypto. Visit http://cryptotoday.com and read the whitepaper for the details.

1hr 1min

28 Feb 2022

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Alex Epstein and Marty Bent - E69

Swan Signal - A Bitcoin Podcast

On this episode of Swan Signal Live, we are joined by Alex Epstein and Marty Bent. Alex is a philosopher and energy expert and author of the New York Times bestseller The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels and Fossil Future. Marty Bent is host of the Tales from the Crypt podcast, Editor in Chief of Marty's Bent, a daily newsletter about Bitcoin, and he is also part of the team at Great American Mining.0:00 - Intro.4:00 - Fossil fuels and climate change.9:15 - Marty and Alex's backgrounds.18:39 - Breaking down the steelman argument30:10 - Perception vs reality. (Fossil fuel pilling)37:05 - Fiat being the root of the problem.42:46 - Understanding biocentrism.46:35 - "C.O.P." Conference.52:30 - Debunking opposing views.1:04:02 - Bitcoin mining.1:12:30 - Alex's views on bitcoin.Connect with our guests:https://twitter.com/AlexEpsteinhttps://twitter.com/MartyBentRead Alex's Book:https://www.amazon.com/dp/1591847443/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_H737FRHPSBYWCDR3VX01Listen to Tales from the Crypt:https://tftc.io/podcasts/Sign up for Marty's Bent:https://tftc.io/martys-bent/Swan Bitcoin is the best way to accumulate Bitcoin with automatic recurring buys and instant buys from $10 to $10 million. Get started in just 5 minutes. Your first $10 purchase is on us: https://swanbitcoin.com/yt Connect with Swan on social media:Twitter: https://twitter.com/SwanBitcoin​​​Telegram: https://t.me/swansignal​​​LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/swanbitcoinSwan Signal Live and Swan Lounge are a production of Swan Bitcoin, the best way to accumulate Bitcoin through automatic recurring buys at https://swanbitcoin.com​​​.Are you a high net worth individual or do you represent corporation that might be interested in learning more about Bitcoin? Swan Private guides corporations and high net worth individuals toward building generational wealth with Bitcoin. Find out more at https://swanbitcoin.com/privateGet your free ebook or audiobook copy of "Inventing Bitcoin" here: https://swanbitcoin.com/freebookWe also have the book available en español, y puede descargar su copia en https://swanbitcoin.com/librogratisGet your free ebook copy of "21 Lessons" here:https://swanbitcoin.com/21lessonsJoin our Swan Force, our referral program, and get paid to recruit new Bitcoiners: https://swanbitcoin.com/enlist

1hr 23mins

19 Nov 2021

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WBD: Live in Nashville with Preston Pysh & Marty Bent

What Bitcoin Did with Peter McCormack

“The price appreciation on bitcoin is not coming from an ETF, the price appreciation that’s going to make bitcoin scream over $1 million a coin, is going to be when the fixed income market comes to the realization that the 5% inflation is not going away.”— Preston PyshLocation: Nashville, TNDate: Thursday 30th SeptemberCompany/project: The Investors Podcast & Great American Mining & TFTCRole: Host & Director of Business Development & Host2021 has been a year of significant disruption. Trillions in deficit spending are ongoing. Many countries are experiencing the highest consumer inflation seen in decades, while assets and commodities prices have soared at a phenomenal rate.Meanwhile, China kicked half of Bitcoin’s hashrate offline by instituting a country-wide ban on mining. However, the Bitcoin network has demonstrated its antifragility as thousands of ASIC machines migrate to other countries and come back online.While many Bitcoin naysayers have lambasted the energy use of Bitcoin’s mining industry as being environmentally unfriendly, mining is driving more efficient use of low-cost, renewable, and otherwise wasted energy sources.In a world that is full of distortions, is Bitcoin the answer to society’s problems?In this live interview, I talk to Preston Pysh, the host of The Investor Podcast, and Marty Bent from Tales From the Crypt and Great American Mining. We discuss rising inflation, why bitcoin mining is good for global energy use, and why bitcoin is this answer to many problems.This episode’s sponsors:Gemini - Buy Bitcoin instantlyBlockFi - The future of Bitcoin financial servicesSportsbet.io - Online sportsbook & casino that accepts BitcoinCasa - The leading provider of Bitcoin multisig key security.Exodus - The world's leading Desktop, Mobile and Hardware crypto wallets.Ledger - State of the art Bitcoin hardware walletCompass Mining - Bitcoin mining & hosting-----WBD407 - Show Notes-----If you enjoy The What Bitcoin Did Podcast you can help support the show by doing the following:Become a Patron and get access to shows early or help contributeMake a tip:Bitcoin: 3FiC6w7eb3dkcaNHMAnj39ANTAkv8Ufi2SQR Codes: BitcoinIf you do send a tip then please email me so that I can say thank youSubscribe on iTunes | Spotify | Stitcher | SoundCloud | YouTube | Deezer | TuneIn | RSS FeedLeave a review on iTunesShare the show and episodes with your friends and familySubscribe to the newsletter on my websiteFollow me on Twitter Personal | Twitter Podcast | Instagram | Medium | YouTubeIf you are interested in sponsoring the show, you can read more about that here or please feel free to drop me an email to discuss options.

1hr 49mins

8 Oct 2021

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#44: Marty Bent @ NAPE

Talk Energy

This episode is an impromptu bonus episode of the Talk.Energy Podcast that I live streamed with Marty Bent late night at the NAPE conference in Houston Texas. After a long day of walking the conference floor and attending multiple happy hours we decided to do a stream of consciousness live podcast. We covered a wide variety of topics including, energy, bitcoin mining, the Afghanistan situation, the ESG movement, and a bunch of other topics. Hope you enjoy the show! Talk.Energy Podcast: https://talk.energy/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/max_gagliardi LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/talkenergy YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TalkEnergyPodcast

1hr 5mins

23 Aug 2021

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#617 Why ESG May Not Be A Good Idea with Marty Bent


Podcast: Podcast Notes Playlist: Latest Episodes (LS 42 · TOP 1% what is this?)Episode: #617 Why ESG May Not Be A Good Idea with Marty BentPub date: 2021-08-02Pomp Podcast Podcast Notes Key Takeaways The media focuses on Bitcoin’s volatile price. Meanwhile, Bitcoin’s development, hash rate, and adoption are all increasing.ESG is about control; it’s an attempt to manipulate access to capital and make it contingent on meeting ESG subjective criteria.The state picking winners and losers is the slippery slope of ESG, eventually controlling how businesses run their operations. Including energy mix, board room diversity, etc.It’s dangerous to enforce using unreliable energy sources for securing the electrical base load, with consequences evident in rolling blackouts and rising electricity pricesReliable energy that can handle peak demand during adverse conditions is essential to electrical grids.Bitcoin energy mix already has the highest penetration of renewables of any industry in the worldThe mining industry is engaging in a losing battle to appease ESG guidelines. However, social and governance regulations will follow environmental onesGreat American Mining (GAM) uses waste gas that would otherwise be flared to mine bitcoin. It isn’t always possible to transport this gas. Instead, GAM brings the market to the molecule.Proof of work with difficulty adjustment melds the physical and digital worlds together, bringing to fruition the century old idea of a currency backed by energy.By contrast, Proof of Stake (PoS) rehashes our current system into another one in the blockchain space. PoW fixes PoSLightning network can be used for value transfer and as a communications network. For instance, it enables the monetize VoIP calls, micro payment paywalls, podcasts, etc.In Podcast 2.0, you can embed a Lightning network public node into the RSS feed and allow Podcast 2.0 apps to stream satoshis as they listenRead the full notes @ podcastnotes.orgMarty Bent is the man and legend behind Marty's Bent, a daily newsletter about Bitcoin, along with the host of Tales from the Crypt, one of the most popular Bitcoin podcasts. In this conversation, we discuss bitcoin mining, ESG initiatives, gas flare capture energy production, proof of work, proof of stake and whether bitcoin is winning.  ======================= Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of stablecoins and public blockchains for payments, commerce and financial applications worldwide. Circle is also a principal developer of USD Coin (USDC), the fastest growing, fully reserved and regulated dollar stablecoin in the world. The free Circle Account and suite of platform API services bridge the gap between traditional payments and crypto for trading, DeFi, and NFT marketplaces. Create seamless, user-friendly, mainstream customer experiences with crypto-native infrastructure under the hood with Circle. Learn more at circle.com ======================= LMAX Digital - the market-leading solution for institutional crypto trading & custodial services - offers clients a regulated, transparent and secure trading environment, together with the deepest pool of crypto liquidity. LMAX Digital is also a primary price discovery venue, streaming real-time market data to the industry’s leading analytics platforms. LMAX Digital - secure, liquid, trusted. Learn more at LMAXdigital.com/pomp ======================= Revolut is a finance app in the US and UK, that say they're the simplest way to access crypto. Sign up today at Revolut.com/pomp and make 3 card transactions to get $15, which you can exchange for any tokens Revolut supports. As usual, when you move your money from fiat to crypto your capital is at risk. See T&C's for details. Revolut is a financial technology company. Banking services provided by Metropolitan Commercial Bank, Member FDIC. Cryptocurrency services provided directly by Paxos Trust Company, LLC.The podcast and artwork embedded on this page are from Podcast Notes, which is the property of its owner and not affiliated with or endorsed by Listen Notes, Inc.


2 Aug 2021