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Michael Saylor is the CEO of MicroStrategy and a prominent holder and proponent of Bitcoin. Please support this podcast by checking out our sponsors: - Scale: https://scale.com/lex - Coinbase: https://coinbase.com/lex to get $10 in free Bitcoin - Audible: https://audible.com/lex to get $9.95 a month...

Michael Saylor is the CEO of MicroStrategy and a prominent holder and proponent of Bitcoin. Please support this podcast by checking out our sponsors:
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EPISODE LINKS:
Michael's Twitter: https://twitter.com/saylor
MicroStrategy: https://microstrategy.com/
Michael's Book: https://amzn.to/37J2iA0
Book mentioned: https://amzn.to/3jwsIaP

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OUTLINE:
0:00 - Introduction
1:43 - Grading our understanding
14:01 - Inflation
33:37 - Government
54:47 - War and power
1:05:57 - Dematerializing information
1:37:18 - Digital energy and assets
1:48:56 - Oil barrel vs Bitcoin
1:58:16 - Layers of Bitcoin
2:15:27 - Bitcoin's role during wartime
2:20:11 - Jack Dorsey
2:36:31 - Bitcoin conflict of interest
2:43:13 - Satoshi Nakamoto
2:48:38 - Volatility
3:01:03 - Bitcoin price
3:13:19 - Twitter verification
3:22:16 - Second best crypto
3:27:58 - Dogecoin
3:32:31 - Elon Musk
3:38:00 - Advice for young people
3:49:27 - Mortality
3:52:32 - Meaning of life

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.@Saylor provides @lexfridman the most comprehensive answer to the question: "why bitcoin and not altcoins", with an astonishing & encyclopedic command of the economic, ethical, legal, technological, & political facets of the question.

It was a great interview.

He's not really my cup of tea but I can see why others do like him. We're just on different wavelengths. Saylor, however, did a great job in this interview.

Just finished listening to @saylor on @lexfridman episode, and it was a really thought provoking episode. Will try to write some more thoughts down later this weekend, but I suggest giving it a listen: