Weekly Roundup 04/16/21 ($COIN lists, NYT FUD, Hester’s Safe Harbor 2.0, Gensler confirmed)

Nic and Matt return for another week of news and deals. In this episode:

  • Nic’s feud with the NYT
  • How Lysenkoism fits in
  • Issues with the contemporary press
  • Coinbase does the biggest direct listing of all time
  • Is COIN a trojan horse for Bitcoin?
  • Coinbase mafia?
  • The best thing about Coinbase being public
  • Gary Gensler finally confirmed as SEC chairman
  • Our thoughts on Hester Pierce’s token safe harbor 2.0
  • How do you do disclosures in token land?
  • The former CIA director points out that Bitcoin has less illicit usage then believed

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