Weekly News Roundup 08/21/20 (Another Bitcoiner in the Senate, Kraken pursues the Wyoming SPDI, autoponzis)

Nic and Matt cover deals and the news of the week. In this episode:

  • Hawaii announces the Digital Currency Innovation Lab
  • Wyoming’s Senate nominee Cynthia Lummis is a Bitcoiner
  • Why Bitcoin values are American values
  • How Bitcoin is mutualistic with the US dollar
  • Evidence that Tether is used for capital outflows from China
  • Kraken creates Kraken Financial to pursue the SPDI in Wyoming
  • Warren Buffett buys gold
  • Our explanation of a new breed of ponzis
  • Where DeFi is and is not compelling to us

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