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Svetski Wake Up Podcast

By Aleks Svetski

The world is largely asleep. We're living in a time where our freedoms are slowly being encroached upon, but because we're addicted to mediocre bullshit, we ignore it. Our money no longer represents our work, time or effort, the freedom to speak out is obstructed under the guise of "diversity, inclusion and safety", privacy is no longer respected and surveillance has become mainstream "for our protection". Wake up is dedicated to helping ensure V for Vendetta and 1984 remain works of fiction. Topics will include Bitcoin, Money, Freedom, Philosophy, Psychology, Science, Ethics & more
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Ep 96: Toward a Node World Order Part 1 With Michael Goldstein, aka; Bitstein.
Ep 96: Toward a Node World Order Part 1 With Michael Goldstein, aka; Bitstein.
“All Bitcoin is paper bitcoin until verified by your own full node” Bitstein is the co-founder of both The Nakamoto Institute and Noted Bitcoin Podcast & he’s one of the most well read people I’ve ever met. He joins me on the show to discuss the first essay he’s written in a LOOOONG time, called: Toward a Node World Order; How Bitcoin Obsoletes Inflation & Promotes Human Flourishing. Read it here: https://bitcointimes.com.au/toward-a-node-world-order/ We covered so much ground in this ep, that we split it into two parts. In part one we cover: Nodes. What they are, why they’re important and how they manifest our will onto the Bitcoin Network. “Perpetual vigilance on the part of the citizens can achieve what a thousand laws and dozens of alphabetical bureaus with hordes of employees never have and never will achieve: the preservation of a sound currency.” This is clearly how Bitcoin & nodes seem to have manifested his quote, but what do you think he envisioned when he said this? What is the Malthusian Trap? How did we solve for it? The productivity theory of wages, and how Marxists in general get child labour so wrong. Why real progress requires capital accumulation, technological advancement & public ideology “There was never enough slaves to create an iPhone for the Pharaoh.” Time preference Why is the “evenly rotating economy” always going to be hypothetical ? Why there will always be a necessity for Money The state & public support How money & banking help support a “good opinion” of the state (and at the very least the assumption that it’s a ’necessary evil’) Follow Michael @BitStein Check out NakamotoInstitute.org And buy your copy of The Bitcoin Times: bitcointimes.io ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank Unchained.com for helping making this publication possible: Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Svetski.info More coming soon!
59:31
November 27, 2022
The Origins of the Austrian School of Economics With Rahim Taghizadegan
The Origins of the Austrian School of Economics With Rahim Taghizadegan
The Origins of the Austrian School of Economics "There are two types of enlightenment. Grass roots, like the Austrian or Scottish kind, or Top down like the Jacobin or Fabian kind." Rahim Taghizadegan is most well known as an Author, Bitcoiner & Educator/University Lecturer and the “Last Austrian Economist in the direct Austrian Tradition”. He wrote a piece for the latest Bitcoin Times, Austrian Edition. You can read and boost that here: https://bitcointimes.com.au/from-bitcoin-to-the-austrian-school/  This man is an absolute WEALTH of knowledge and I we had an incredible discussion about the origins of Austrian Economics, money, banking and merchant networks - all which are precedents to Bitcoin. If you’re a history buff and love to learn about the origin of things, THIS is an episode you will absolutely love. We cover: A history of Austrian Economics: Menger & his lineage. Menger as a bright “node” in emergent Austrian thinking A little about the Crown prince Who was the Nobel Laureate (Hayek?) Menger’s students “Two lesser-known nodes in the network of the Austrian School would go on to have a much more profound impact on the world than the academic heirs of that tradition.” Felix Somary who became one of the founders of Swiss private banking. Richard Schüller, one of the best-connected diplomats of his time, who played an equally underestimated role in the return to peace after the World Wars and the independence of small post-war Austria.  The difference between the Prussians of that era and their focus on Politics, VS the Austrian focus on culture and enterprise. “In the Austrian empire, a limited group of merchants had been granted total economic freedom and tax exemptions to make up for the relative backwardness of the empire. Successful entrepreneurs gathered in Vienna, and their quickly rising wealth brought leisure without political clout, influencing, among others, people like Menger and Hayek.“ “In a way, they resembled the Scottish Tobacco merchants whose leisure and similar distance from the state had fostered the Scottish Enlightenment. And there had indeed been old intellectual connections through Scottish and Irish monks and the scholastic tradition.” How did Switzerland emerge in the first place? Switzerland and Alpine Regions as microcosms and remnants of the glory of Europe. Emergent VS Top Down enlightenment. Who were the Fabians & the Jacobins? What is their view & model of the world? Why has that remained so appealing? Does Bitcoin change that? This was an incredible conversation and one that I hope you will learn alot from. Rahim made a book recommendation: “The Raven of Zurich” Go pick that up. You can follow Rahim's work on twitter: @scholarium_at And of course, go check out the Essay & support The Bitcoin Times here: bitcointimes.com.au/essays ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: BitcoinTimes Subscribe & Leave a Review !! That helps too.
01:24:37
November 20, 2022
Psychedelic Series Pt 3. The Spiritual Realm. Will Spencer & Tomer Strolight. Ep 94
Psychedelic Series Pt 3. The Spiritual Realm. Will Spencer & Tomer Strolight. Ep 94
Can you enter the psychological realm without also entering the realm of spirit? And what are the consequences of the latter? Welcome to the third Episode of The Psychedelic Series on The Wake Up Podcast. Will Spencer & Tomer Strolight join me to discuss a wide range of ideas, both for and against the use of such substances. This is one of the best, and most requested series I've recorded. More episodes coming up, and each will cover topics listed below, and more: What are psychedelics? Why Psychedelics? Why did you choose to take this side of the discussion? Why does it matter so much to you? What is your story of psychedelics? Did it make you more open or close minded? What’s your position on Ego? What’s your position on Masculine & Feminine energies? What’s your position on trauma? Are you familiar with the Adlerian School of Psychology? Do you sit in the cause or effect side of the universal equation? Who are people you respect. Current and ancient figures. Why? What values do you respect in individuals? What social norms do you think matter most, and which are we missing? Do you think the world has issues right now that are resultant of liberalism or conservatism? Do we live in a society that is over-medicated? Are people weaker as a result of always having a cushion? Thoughts about the normalisation of these substances in the modern age & their use by the ‘average person’? Thoughts on their use as ‘medicines’? Thoughts on their use as shortcuts or even pathways to ‘enlightenment’? “Beware of Unearned wisdom” Are psychedelics a tool? If so, then are they not neutral? And if neutral, are most people not good candidates for this? If no, then why are they strictly good? Are we not seeing the effects of a civilisation in moral decay because everything is liberated, progressive and relative? Everything is apparently an illusion anyway, so fuck structure, fuck order, fuck ego and fuck authority. Is this not a danger? + So much more. Tune in for the month of November to go down this rabbit hole. You will NOT be disappointed. Follow both guests on twitter @TomerStrolight  @RenOfMen ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
02:12:33
November 13, 2022
Ep 93. Psychedelic Series Pt 2, Medicine or Mierda? With Brandon Quittem & Bitcoin Mechanic (Lex).
Ep 93. Psychedelic Series Pt 2, Medicine or Mierda? With Brandon Quittem & Bitcoin Mechanic (Lex).
What is the most honest use for Psychedelics? - Spiritual, Medicinal, or Hedonism? Welcome to the second Episode of The Psychedelic Series on The Wake Up Podcast. Brandon Quittem & Lex, aka Bitcoin Mechanic join me to discuss a wide range of ideas, both for and against the use of such substances. This is one of the best, and most requested series I've recorded. More episodes coming up, and each will cover topics listed below, and more: What are psychedelics? Why Psychedelics? Why did you choose to take this side of the discussion? Why does it matter so much to you? What is your story of psychedelics? Did it make you more open or close minded? What’s your position on Ego? What’s your position on Masculine & Feminine energies? What’s your position on trauma? Are you familiar with the Adlerian School of Psychology? Do you sit in the cause or effect side of the universal equation? Who are people you respect. Current and ancient figures. Why? What values do you respect in individuals? What social norms do you think matter most, and which are we missing? Do you think the world has issues right now that are resultant of liberalism or conservatism? Do we live in a society that is over-medicated? Are people weaker as a result of always having a cushion? Thoughts about the normalisation of these substances in the modern age & their use by the ‘average person’? Thoughts on their use as ‘medicines’? Thoughts on their use as shortcuts or even pathways to ‘enlightenment’? “Beware of Unearned wisdom” Are psychedelics a tool? If so, then are they not neutral? And if neutral, are most people not good candidates for this? If no, then why are they strictly good? Are we not seeing the effects of a civilisation in moral decay because everything is liberated, progressive and relative? Everything is apparently an illusion anyway, so fuck structure, fuck order, fuck ego and fuck authority. Is this not a danger? + So much more. Tune in for the month of November to go down this rabbit hole. You will NOT be disappointed. ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Svetski.info Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites More coming soon!
02:31:38
November 07, 2022
Psychedelic: Demonic or Divine? Psychedelic Series Pt 1 with John Vallis.
Psychedelic: Demonic or Divine? Psychedelic Series Pt 1 with John Vallis.
Welcome to the first Episode of The Psychedelic Series on The Wake Up Podcast. I've got John Vallis joining me to discuss a wide range of ideas, both for and against the use of such substances. This is one of the best, and most requested series I've recorded. I have many more episodes coming up, and each will cover topics listed below, and more: What are psychedelics? Why Psychedelics? Why did you choose to take this side of the discussion? Why does it matter so much to you? What is your story of psychedelics? Did it make you more open or close minded? What’s your position on Ego? What’s your position on Masculine & Feminine energies? What’s your position on trauma? Are you familiar with the Adlerian School of Psychology? Do you sit in the cause or effect side of the universal equation? Who are people you respect. Current and ancient figures. Why? What values do you respect in individuals? What social norms do you think matter most, and which are we missing? Do you think the world has issues right now that are resultant of liberalism or conservatism? Do we live in a society that is over-medicated? Are people weaker as a result of always having a cushion? Thoughts about the normalisation of these substances in the modern age & their use by the ‘average person’? Thoughts on their use as ‘medicines’? Thoughts on their use as shortcuts or even pathways to ‘enlightenment’? “Beware of Unearned wisdom” Are psychedelics a tool? If so, then are they not neutral? And if neutral, are most people not good candidates for this? If no, then why are they strictly good? Are we not seeing the effects of a civilisation in moral decay because everything is liberated, progressive and relative? Everything is apparently an illusion anyway, so fuck structure, fuck order, fuck ego and fuck authority. Is this not a danger? + So much more. Tune in for the month of November to go down this rabbit hole. You will NOT be disappointed. ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:40:46
October 30, 2022
Ep 91. Principles of Biblical Masculinity with Elliot Hulse
Ep 91. Principles of Biblical Masculinity with Elliot Hulse
"Respect goes up, Love comes down" - Elliot Hulse This is a show I've wanted to do for a very long time. Elliot is someone I've respected since my early 20s when I watched his strong man and "Yo Elliot" videos on YouTube. In fact, it was around when YouTube first started. Crazy shit. I've watched him transform, as I have transformed, and here we are more than a decade later having a discussion about topics of the utmost importance. Masculinity. Frame. The Bible. We covered alot. I asked him about his journey from Strong man into Christianity  From Boy into Man. We discussed: Rites of passage Ego death. Frame Attitude Purpose. Responsibility Aggression And something he said recently, which I found very, very powerful: "Respect goes up, Love comes down" We spoke about the point at which Chaos meet Order. And how modernity has both weakened the Masculine and eroded the Feminine. How we're simultaneously experiencing excessive stultification of false order and excessive moral relativism and feminine chaos. I asked about the relationship of all this to the French Revolution The initial tearing down of the Patriarchy, figuratively and literally speaking The erosion of Fatherly rule in the family,  How much was Louis 16th to blame? Had he been more framed, would this have happened? And lastly... Men Marry, Women are given in marriage. The passing of the Authority. The Dowry Father's relationship to the boy VS the girl. There's alot more. This has to be one of my best shows. Enjoy. Check out Elliot's Work Here: https://www.youtube.com/user/elliottsaidwhat https://www.makemenstrongagain.com/ https://www.instagram.com/elliotthulse/ And check out a couple of his videos on Biblical Masculinity which inspired me to reach out to him: Short: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50ggIWBzSAw&t=19s Full clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DksVcufmvkU ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank Unchained.com for helping making this publication possible: Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:29:01
October 23, 2022
Ep 90. Frame. Dignity. Responsibility. with Travis Steward. Meta Series Pt 3
Ep 90. Frame. Dignity. Responsibility. with Travis Steward. Meta Series Pt 3
"It's a man's responsibility to corral the base, maladapted instincts, into standards" Another wide ranging discussion with one of my favourite guests, Travis Steward. Shout out to Tomer. We love you brother! In it we cover: - Frame - Dignity - Masculinity - Responsibility - Feminine Philosophy - Literal VS Metaphorical Christianity  - Challenging "Ego Death" - Ordinal Ranking (Man, Economy & State) - Ranking should drive those with honour upwards. - Aristocracy & Class Systems - Resentment is very feminine, ie; behaving without honour. Of course, follow Trav's work at: @TravSteward on Twitter. ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank Unchained.com for helping making this publication possible: Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:38:48
October 16, 2022
Ep 89. Bits VS Atoms with Zach Herbert of Foundation Devices
Ep 89. Bits VS Atoms with Zach Herbert of Foundation Devices
Zach Herbert, founder of Foundation Devices joins me on today's show to discuss his journey and his latest product, The Foundation Passport. In this episode we discuss a range of things including: - The world of atoms has been forgotten in the purist of success in the world of bits & bytes. - The Foundation Logo & Inspiration (Asimov) - The Fall & Collateral Damage damage during the Interregnum - What is meant by Sovereign? - Property Right VS Privacy service (Monero VS Bitcoin) - Privacy is an edge. Argue it on its merits for society and individuals, not as another "right". - The longer term, larger vision for Foundation? You can find out more about Zach and Foundation Devices here: https://twitter.com/zachherbert https://twitter.com/FOUNDATIONdvcs https://foundationdevices.com ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: - Unchained.com - BlockwareSolutions.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:15:09
October 09, 2022
Remnant Recap #3. Updates + What's coming up for 2022
Remnant Recap #3. Updates + What's coming up for 2022
Hey Guys! Quick Remnant Recap today, talking about where I'm at and what's coming down the pipeline for the balance of the year. Some cool episodes are going to be released, and either a series on The Austrian Edition of The Bitcoin Times, or Psychedelics. Will see what I have time for. Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTimes.io I want to thank Unchained.com for helping making this publication possible: Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
12:19
October 07, 2022
Ep 88. Truth & The Multiverse with Craig Warmke
Ep 88. Truth & The Multiverse with Craig Warmke
Craig Warmke, Assistant Professor of Philosophy @ NIU, joins me to discuss his piece in The Bitcoin Times, Ed 4: Bitcoin, behind the veil: https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/bitcoin-behind-the-veil-b600835a511b We also hit topics such as Philosophy, Truth, The MultiVerse and Toxicity. Philosophy: I think deep thoughts about being unemployed: Bruce Lee. How do you define this term; truth? - Persig's metaphysics. - Ayn Rand's objectivism. Where are you on religion & christianity these days? How does Bitcoin fit within this? Why do you think Bitcoin is facing headwinds. Their bags are their opportunity cost for being wrong about Bitcoin. What do you say to a no-coiner who refuses to acknowledge things like "Bitcoin helps with runaway inflation", etc. The article: - The framework of this philosophical process - What is a 'self-interested bias' ? - The two worlds - Calculations in Progress: Banking (a) & Inflation (b) You can download the Bitcoin Times PDF for free at: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I also want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: - Unchained.com - Foldapp.com - BlockwareSolutions.com And of course, follow Craigs's work at: @cdwarmke www.Resistance.Money Recommendations: - David Kellogg Lewis - Saul Kripke - Crypto by Stephen Levy - Hal Finney; Politics and Technology ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:55:42
October 02, 2022
Ep 87: Bitcoin's Peaceful Revolution with Peter St Onge PhD
Ep 87: Bitcoin's Peaceful Revolution with Peter St Onge PhD
Peter St Onge, Research fellow at the Heritage Foundation, fellow at the Mises Institute and contributor at Zero Hedge. In part 2 of the series, we managed to finally dig into his piece. We tackled: - Human history being a long battle of centralization vs decentralization, of Power vs People. - Why, and How Bitcoin fundamentally changes this. - Our current 400-year golden age beginning with the decentralization of the printing press - What elements of this 400yrs were most golden? - What evidence do we have to the contrary? - We even looked at Chinese history. Fascinating Stuff. The piece itself can be found here: https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/bitcoins-peaceful-revolution-d9830c025f03 You can download the Bitcoin Times PDF for free at: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I also want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: - Unchained.com - Foldapp.com - BlockwareSolutions.com And of course, follow Peter's work on twitter: @ProfStonge ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @SvetskiWrites - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:10:29
September 25, 2022
Ep 86: Cults, Religion and Common Law with Peter St Onge PhD
Ep 86: Cults, Religion and Common Law with Peter St Onge PhD
Peter St Onge, Research fellow at the Heritage Foundation, fellow at the Mises Institute and contributor at Zero Hedge. In this first episode, we discuss an entire host of topics tangential to the core focus of the podcast series, which is his article; "Bitcoin's Peaceful Revolution." The piece itself can be found here: https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/bitcoins-peaceful-revolution-d9830c025f03 Some of the important elements we hit include: - Cults and Religion - Socialism as a derivative of fundamentalist Christianity  - Common Law and its origins Tune into this episode on Fountain for maximum interaction: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G Or any of the other podcasting platforms, and keep an eye out for subsequent parts of this series. You can download the Bitcoin Times PDF for free at: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I also want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: - Unchained.com - Foldapp.com - BlockwareSolutions.com And of course, follow Peter's work on twitter: @ProfStonge ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:00:56
September 18, 2022
Ep 85. Bitcoin is NOT a store of value. Bitcoin is Venice Series with Allen Farrington
Ep 85. Bitcoin is NOT a store of value. Bitcoin is Venice Series with Allen Farrington
Allen Farrington joins me again to discuss: The Separation of Economy & Politik The final Cantillon effect: NVK "Violence tends to local monopoly" "You can't be maximally free" Why Bitcoin is NOT a Store of Value - At least in the way people think of it. The store of value narrative is prematurely understood  SoV is proportionality  Perfect proportionality is perfect SoV Who is Wittgenstein? Why is Bitcoin derangement syndrome so prevalent ? Allen makes some great reading recommendations in this episode: Author: Frederick Lane Mencius Moldbug Tryfon Tolides - An almost pure empty poetry You can download the Bitcoin Times PDF for free at: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I also want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: - Unchained.com - BlockwareSolutions.com And of course, follow Allen's work at: @AllenF32 Buy the book here: - Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Bitcoin-Venice-Essays-Future-Capitalism/dp/B09TTTGT11 - Bitcoin Magazine: https://store.bitcoinmagazine.com/collections/books/products/bitcoin-is-venice ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @SvetskiWrites - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:05:41
September 11, 2022
Ep 84. Is Globalism Good or Evil? Bitcoin is Venice Series with Allen Farrington
Ep 84. Is Globalism Good or Evil? Bitcoin is Venice Series with Allen Farrington
Allen Farrington is a well-known thinker, writer and investor in the Bitcoin and broader industry. In this episode, we talk a little about Braveheart and then Review Allen's Bitcoin Times Ed 4 Piece on the Separation of money & state: https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/the-separation-of-money-and-state-eecedcfe8d69 We cover: - Toxic bigness - Proximity = unfair advantage - Costs of creating Money - Globalism & Transnationalism "If localism stems from humility, then transnationalism is surely intertwined with narcissism" - Bucking the unsustainable trend - Money with consequences - Culture and localism - Localism in Capital Formation - Bitcoin --> Localism + Global Interconnectedness Book recommended in this episode: The breakdown of nations by Leopold Kohr You can download the Bitcoin Times PDF for free at: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I also want to thank The Bitcoin Times partners for making this publication possible: - Unchained.com - BlockwareSolutions.com And of course, follow Allen's work at: @AllenF32 Buy the book here: - Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Bitcoin-Venice-Essays-Future-Capitalism/dp/B09TTTGT11 - Bitcoin Magazine: https://store.bitcoinmagazine.com/collections/books/products/bitcoin-is-venice ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @SvetskiWrites - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
58:07
September 05, 2022
Ep 83: Responsibility Go Up Technology, with CJ Wilson
Ep 83: Responsibility Go Up Technology, with CJ Wilson
CJ Wilson joins me again to continue our conversation. In this episode we hit Responsibility and a whole series of unpopular political opinions, including the Shitcoin that is democracy. Responsibility Go Up Technology Responsibility hot potato. UnPopular Opinions Suffrage hurt the world more than central banking. Popularity contest winners. Why voting doesn’t work. Hitler didn’t claim power. He earned it. Imagine if you have to pay to be in politics? We'd fix it. We may even have real nobility once again. Follow CJ's work here: @str8edgeracer @cjwilsonphoto You can buy the book he published with Jimmy Song & others here: https://www.amazon.com/Bitcoin-American-Dream-Technology-Transcending/dp/B09P7RL79Z/ ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I want to thank UnChained Capital for making The Bitcoin Times possible: https://Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:30:12
August 28, 2022
Ep 82: Karmic Gravity, with CJ Wilson.
Ep 82: Karmic Gravity, with CJ Wilson.
CJ Wilson, ex major league pitcher, Bitcoiner and all-round deep thinker joins me to discuss his theory of "Karmic Gravity". Lot's of deep rabbit holes in part one of this series. Truth Karmic Gravity. Karma - The wake of all your actions. Spiritual Metabolism The connectivity of the gravity now VS 2000yrs ago The Patriarchy. Rites of passage (Northman). Bushido, Chivalry and Virtues. Follow CJ's work here: @str8edgeracer @cjwilsonphoto You can buy the book he published with Jimmy Song & others here: https://www.amazon.com/Bitcoin-American-Dream-Technology-Transcending/dp/B09P7RL79Z/ ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I want to thank UnChained Capital for making The Bitcoin Times possible: https://Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:06:54
August 22, 2022
Read 11. Ego is NOT the Enemy, by Svetski
Read 11. Ego is NOT the Enemy, by Svetski
Taking a little detour from Bitcoin history, and into Trigger-territory this week. My latest article, is the first I've done in a LONG time that is not Bitcoin-centric, but life & philosophy centric. I'm tired of all the "Ego death" myopia out there, spouted by faux philosophers like Ryan Holiday and their brainless acolytes who are simply empty vessels, easily influenced by vague platitudes like "no suffering & no self". In this essay, I make the case for the necessity of the Ego, and suggest that you as a human, alive with a mind, body & soul, pay this ancient, emergent construct of nature (or gift of God), some respect. Your Ego is your Character and your Personality. "Ego Death" is nothing to proud of, nor something top be pursued. If that's your life's mission, you're an immature moron. I hope this is triggering for those with fragile Egos, and for those who have the strength of character and fortitude of Ego, I hope you find it an argument with merit. Here's the article: https://svetski.medium.com/ego-is-not-the-enemy-ed2295b1bd7 Of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book @ UnCommunist.com Shout out The Bitcoin Times @TimelessBitcoin You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter @SvetskiWrites IG @AleksSvetski https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
36:29
August 17, 2022
Ep 81: Sun, Sauna, Sleep & Seed Oils. Life Extension with Dr Mercola
Ep 81: Sun, Sauna, Sleep & Seed Oils. Life Extension with Dr Mercola
The OG of alternative, holistic, useful health & wellness, joins me on the latest episode to discuss a wide range of topics, including: Sunlight - When is the best time to be in the sun? - Genitals? - Light, UV and IR - Coconut Oil - UVB - Vit D - Near Infrared (IR-A); Melatonin + structuring the water in your body - Methylene Blue (Amazon, for Mitochondria) - UVA - Nitric Oxide Suana - Red Light Therapy - Difference between far and near infrared. Energy - NMN & NAD, NAMPT - Niacinamide (B3); 50mg (max) 3 x per day (Powder - 1/64th of teaspoon) - Niacinamide --> NAMPT --> NMN --> NAD Seed Oils! - Linoleum Acid, and O3 - O6 ratio - Oxidation & Inflammation Sleep! - Circadian Rhythms - When to sleep, when to wake up Grounding - Ocean - Barefoot Anti-Ageing: - Telomeres - DNA Methylation clocks - VSEL (best form of Stem cell) - EBO2 - Is coffee a shitcoin? - Dental - Fasting - Ultrasound & Fluid expansion therapy to open up solidified connective tissue (Robbins) - Yamanaka Factors Links for Review: https://takecontrol.substack.com/p/infrared-sauna?s=r Interview with Robbins: https://www.bitchute.com/video/GpRy5gIe7V69/ https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2022/05/15/emergence-of-regenerative-medicine.aspx?ui=81eff616f3fd600cbcb91128a5110d3cbcade530e5c9d85878edca0d9e06a4f4&sd=20220508&cid_source=dnl&cid_medium=email&cid_content=art1HL&cid=20220515_HL2&mid=DM1171322&rid=1491515021 Near IR Bulbs: SaunaSpace ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I want to thank UnChained Capital for making The Bitcoin Times possible: https://Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:33:56
August 14, 2022
Read 10. Bitcoin is NOT Democratic, by Beautyon. 2014
Read 10. Bitcoin is NOT Democratic, by Beautyon. 2014
Bitcoin history continues, with a slightly later piece than the prior. Only 3 years of difference, but certainly the next Era of Bitcoin. You can see the fidelity of the thinking increase and the level of glorious 'toxic' defence emerge. Beautyon is a true champion of Bitcoin and he gets it more than most ever have or ever will. Once again, reading it today is humbling, e specially when you realise it's more than 8 years old. The patience and foresight is staggering. Here's the article: https://medium.com/@beautyon_/bitcoin-is-voluntarist-not-socialist-or-democratic-83e31c63435c Follow Beautyon's work here: https://medium.com/@beautyon_ https://twitter.com/Beautyon_ And of course, check out Azteco: https://twitter.com/Azteco_ https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book @ UnCommunist.com Shout out The Bitcoin Times @TimelessBitcoin You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter @SvetskiWrites IG @AleksSvetski https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
29:36
August 11, 2022
Ep 80 Masculine & Feminine Erosion with Nozomi Hayase
Ep 80 Masculine & Feminine Erosion with Nozomi Hayase
Nozomi is a Bitcoiner & Liberation psychologist, basically the equivalent of an Austrian economist in the psychology space. Back by popular demand, this is part 2 of the Masculine - Feminine series, which used her recent piece as inspiration: https://nozomihayase.substack.com/p/bitcoin-the-networked-messiah?s=w In this ep, we explore: The brain split: - Right brain: instinct & intuition. The primordial void. - Left brain: Focus, order and structure. The abstracted order. Man VS Boy - Role Models - The founding fathers - Instinct & innate wisdom - The lack of framed men. - Their feminisation The founding fathers had foresight and used instinct / innate wisdom when forming the constitution. This was strong masculine. Thomas Jefferson (Man) VS Alexander Hamilton (Boy) How Society preys on our disintegration Whether the old stories, like Disney’s Beauty & The Beast, were actually useful. The problem lies not with “acceptance”, but with the functional interpretation in the world. And so much more. Follow Nozomi's work: @nozomimagine https://nozomihayase.com https://nozomihayase.substack.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/nozomi-hayase https://nozomihayase.substack.com/p/bitcoin-the-networked-messiah?s=w ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Reminder that you can pick up a copy of The UnCommunist Manifesto on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 You can pick up a copy of The Bitcoin Times from: https://BitcoinTim.es https://BitcoinTimes.com.au I want to thank UnChained Capital for making The Bitcoin Times possible: https://Unchained.com Please Subscribe or Follow the Channel on Fountain, YouTube, Rumble, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc; https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 Leave a Review !! That helps too. You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Twitter.com/SvetskiWrites @AleksSvetski on IG https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
58:24
August 08, 2022
Remnant Recap #2. Value 4 Value Shout Outs. UnCommunist Launch. 2023 Plans
Remnant Recap #2. Value 4 Value Shout Outs. UnCommunist Launch. 2023 Plans
Hey everyone! Back for another Q&A session, and read of of the Value for Value boosts. Decided I'm gonna call these the "Remnant Recap". Now just need to decide if it's a monthly or weekly thing, We shall see. In this episode: I answer a series of comments from Fountain (there was alot). I ask whether I should set a threshold for boosts that are read out or questions answered. We discuss some of what I have recorded I give you a glimpse of what's coming up for the rest of this year, and an idea of what I'm planning for 2023 Back to regular screening next week, with the next Read. Lastly, as mentioned, "The UnCommunist Manifesto" is finally out on Amazon. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B837FN63 Get in there, pick up a copy, and leave a verified review. EVERY. SINGLE. ONE, helps. Thankyou, and Enjoy! ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @SvetskiWrites - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
49:46
August 03, 2022
Ep 79: The Networked Messiah with Nozomi Hayase
Ep 79: The Networked Messiah with Nozomi Hayase
Nozomi is a Bitcoiner & Liberation psychologist, basically the equivalent of an Austrian economist in the psychology space. Back by popular demand. In this episode, we explore her latest piece, Bitcoin; The Networked Messiah. https://nozomihayase.substack.com/p/bitcoin-the-networked-messiah?s=w And in particular, dive into the relationship, symbiosis and attempted erosion of both the Masculine and Feminine. Questions we ask include: - Where is something like religious authority important? - Earned VS decreed authority - The Shadow sides of the Masculine and Feminine - Is there a difference between instinct & intuition? My argument that modernity is caught in the struggle of the shadow of the feminine. Tyranny, passive aggression, we’re all in this together, collectivism and deceit are all feminine characteristics Is the relinquishing of power a transformation of the strong, protective masculine, into a dependant feminine. It seems as though the attempt is to dissolve the ego and the individual into the mass of the collective is the transformation into feminine. When we remove the ego, the individual, the masculine, we end up with the problem we have The confused world is a mixture of the simultaneous erosion of both masculine, rational structure and the intuitive, feminine relationship to nature. Hence why it seems to be a complex problem. The founding fathers had foresight and used instinct / innate wisdom when forming the constitution. This was strong masculine. This was a KILLER episode. Jack in and listen. Follow Nozomi's work: @nozomimagine https://nozomihayase.com https://nozomihayase.substack.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/nozomi-hayase https://nozomihayase.substack.com/p/bitcoin-the-networked-messiah?s=w ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:07:02
July 31, 2022
Read 9. On the Potential Adoption and Price Appreciation of Bitcoin in the Long Run. 2011 !!!
Read 9. On the Potential Adoption and Price Appreciation of Bitcoin in the Long Run. 2011 !!!
Bitcoin history continues, with another magnificent piece from mid 2011. Once again, it's as if it was written last year, and is one of the pieces of Bitcoin History which you just have to look at and marvel. http://cs702.wordpress.com/2011/05/29/on-the-potential-adoption-and-price-appreciation-of-bitcoin-in-the-long-run/ This one is written by cs702. He nails everything from MoE to SoV arguments, some basic math on price appreciation, the demonetisation of gold, the adoption by Salvador and so much more. Very, very, very impressive piece of historic Bitcoin literature. I hope enjoy this one and if you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book @ UnCommunist.com Shout out The Bitcoin Times @TimelessBitcoin You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
43:31
July 28, 2022
Ep 78: Money Messiah Pt 5. "Alchemy & The Philosopher's Stone" with John Vallis
Ep 78: Money Messiah Pt 5. "Alchemy & The Philosopher's Stone" with John Vallis
"The alchemists interpreted reality as having a fractal-like structure, and that therefore truths revealed in the microcosm, could be applied to the macrocosm, and visa versa" The series continues... John and I explore Alchemy - an absolutely fascinating subject. If you've not yet listened to part 1, 2 3 and 4 go back and listen to that first for fuller context. Episode #70, #71, #72 and #77 In this episode, we ask: - What is Alchemy? - What was its pursuit? - Why is Satoshi “The Alchemist”? - Is Bitcoin The Philosopher's Stone? - Are Bitcoiners the modern Alchemists? - Why do some people succumb to Bitcoin Derangement Syndrome? - What is a Heirophany? And are Bitcoiners the first of the regenerative hero’s to undergo the process of internal value re-organisation? --> Carl Jung refers to these people, who are first to encounter such novelty, as the ‘most refined and differentiated minds of the age’, who ‘detect emergent anomaly, and begin the process of adaptation to it, long before the average person notices any change whatsoever in circumstance. This was one of my favourite discussions. Check out the full article at: https://medium.com/@johnkvallis/money-messiah-god-bitcoin-and-the-evolution-of-consciousness-b95be58054f4 And of course, follow John's work on twitter @JohnKVallis ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:28:18
July 24, 2022
Read 8. Bitcoin is the Economic Singularity. Bitcoin Historic Article from 2011 !!!
Read 8. Bitcoin is the Economic Singularity. Bitcoin Historic Article from 2011 !!!
In this episode, I read an article from 2011, that will absolutely BLOW your mind. It's as if it was written last year, and is one of the pieces of Bitcoin History which you just have to look at and marvel. https://themonetaryfuture.blogspot.com/2011/06/bitcoin-is-economic-singularity.html?m=1 Written by Ryan Dickherber, or "Astrohacker", I promise you, you're going to wish you had read this 10yrs ago. I hope enjoy this bit of Bitcoin History and if you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book @ UnCommunist.com Shout out The Bitcoin Times @TimelessBitcoin You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
35:08
July 22, 2022
Ep 77: Money Messiah Pt 4. "The Hero Archetype" with John Vallis
Ep 77: Money Messiah Pt 4. "The Hero Archetype" with John Vallis
Ep 77: Money Messiah Pt 4. "The Hero Archetype" with John Vallis "The Messiah is the Peak Hero" The series continues with John and I delving into some sticky topics around "The Hero Archetype". I push him on the idea of nature trumping nurture, and we wind up in all sorts of places including the gradations of consciousness, reincarnation, Ego, Paradigm shifts and more. We define the regenerative hero; He who is able to bring forth an optimal mode of being and makes sophisticated balance of chaos and order. The best money and the regenerative hero developed similarly. Both are a symbol, and a means to establish the  highest form of truthful order.  All related to his groundbreaking piece; Money Messiah. If you've not yet listened to part 1, 2 and 3, go back and listen to that first for fuller context. Episode #70, #71 and #72. Check out the full article at: https://medium.com/@johnkvallis/money-messiah-god-bitcoin-and-the-evolution-of-consciousness-b95be58054f4 And of course, follow John's work on twitter @JohnKVallis ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:31:39
July 18, 2022
Read 7. The Milgram Experiments. "The most dangerous superstition" by Larken Rose
Read 7. The Milgram Experiments. "The most dangerous superstition" by Larken Rose
In this episode, we take a moment to explore The Milgram Experiments, and people's propensity to inflict pain on another, by virtue of obeying perceived authority. This is such a powerful idea, and one that sits at the bedrock of the whole Remnant / Parasite / Masses framework. In future I'll do one the Asch experiment also. This is a fantastic book I hope enjoy the excerpt. You can follow Larken Rose here: https://twitter.com/LarkenRose If you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book @ UnCommunist.com Shout out The Bitcoin Times @TimelessBitcoin You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
39:29
July 16, 2022
Ep 76. Bitcoin is NOT Money. It's a Game with John Carvalho
Ep 76. Bitcoin is NOT Money. It's a Game with John Carvalho
John Carvalho, Bitcoin OG and founder of Synonym joins me to cover Bitcoin is a "Game". - A definition of Bitcoin, not a metaphor. - Bitcoin is not money, not energy, not a battery. - Which Metaphors are useful? - Religion & evolution. - Consuming Reality - Awareness / Consciousness - Becoming an UberMensch And we dug into the company he's founded, which I think is one of the most important in Bitcoin: Synonym New primitives for the web. Web of Trust Building the protocol, applications, or both? And much more. Follow John's work at: @BitcoinErrorLog @Synonym_to https://synonym.to/ ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:33:06
July 11, 2022
Read 6. "I'm Just Doing My Job". Excerpt from "The most dangerous superstition" by Larken Rose
Read 6. "I'm Just Doing My Job". Excerpt from "The most dangerous superstition" by Larken Rose
In this episode, we read an excerpt from the great book by Larken Rose; "The Most Dangerous Superstition". We explore a series of things including: - "I'm just doing my job" syndrome - The idea of a "Law Enforcer" - Morality  - Free Will And what I think is one of the most poignant points, the fact that the most dangerous thing people can do is not malevolence or violence, but blindly obeying orders. This is a fantastic book I hope enjoy the excerpt. You can follow Larken Rose here: https://twitter.com/LarkenRose If you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
20:14
July 07, 2022
Ep 75. Unpopular Opinions with John Carvalho
Ep 75. Unpopular Opinions with John Carvalho
John Carvalho, Bitcoin OG and founder of Synonym joins me to cover "Unpopular Opinions" in Bitcoin. Including: - There are no free markets - Bitcoin is not divisible - All scaling debases someone - Reverse Cantillon Effect - Hard forks VS soft forks - Raising the block size limit - Segwit & Taproot John has a knack for challenging people's ideas and this is one of those shows. You're going to learn alot. Follow John's work at: @BitcoinErrorLog @Synonym_to https://synonym.to ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:06:29
July 04, 2022
Wake Up Read #5: "The Networked Messiah", by Nozomi Hayase
Wake Up Read #5: "The Networked Messiah", by Nozomi Hayase
Wake Up Read #5 covers Nozomi Hayase's latest work; "The Networked Messiah". https://nozomihayase.substack.com/p/bitcoin-the-networked-messiah?s=w I'm a big fan of Nozomi's work, and if you've not come across it yet, I suggest you read up (or listen up). In this episode, I do an analysis on her piece and clarify the nuance in some of the assertions. Go and support Nozomi's work here: @nozomimagine https://nozomihayase.com https://nozomihayase.substack.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/nozomi-hayase If you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
37:11
June 30, 2022
Ep 74: "Nietzsche & Nihilism" with Rob Malka
Ep 74: "Nietzsche & Nihilism" with Rob Malka
The Series continues with Rob Malka If you've not yet listened to the original show, go and hear that one for his background story. Your mind will be blown. It is Episode #62. In this second part of a two part mini-series, we explore the following: - Nietzsche  - Rousseau - Symbolism - Gothic era - Architecture  - Aesthetics  - Hand ball is a game for prisoners - The “dark ages” - Vitality & Quality - Thomas Aquinas And we close out with 4 min of Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto, as a musical representation of what's happening in the world today. Follow Rob's work at: MalkaRobert.com ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:07:43
June 26, 2022
Wake Up Read #4: Isaiah's Job, by Albert J Nock
Wake Up Read #4: Isaiah's Job, by Albert J Nock
Wake Up Read #4 covers Isaiah's Job, by Albert J Nock. A powerful essay written almost a century ago which lays the case for The Remnant, in contrast to "the Masses". You can find the link to the piece here: https://mises.org/library/isaiahs-job If you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski And @gegelsmr2 who helps me put this podcast together: More coming soon!
01:06:01
June 23, 2022
Q&A with Svetski. Ep 1. Parasites, Lemmings, Stupids and other ideas.
Q&A with Svetski. Ep 1. Parasites, Lemmings, Stupids and other ideas.
Hey everyone! Trying something new today. I wanted to answer a series of comments from Fountain and discuss a few outstanding ideas to make the podcast more interactive. This is something I think I'll do every 20 or so episodes. Maybe more frequently. Let's see how it goes. Back to regular screening next week, with the next instalment of the Rob Malka series. Lastly, I promised a link to the vide, The 5 Laws of Stupidity: https://youtu.be/3O9FFrLpinQ Enjoy! ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
25:20
June 19, 2022
Wake Up Read #3: The Remnant, A Game of Thrones
Wake Up Read #3: The Remnant, A Game of Thrones
Wake Up Read #3 covers part three The Remnant series. The Remnant, A Game of Thrones --> An archetypal analysis. You can find the link to the original piece here: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/the-remnant-bitcoins-game-of-thrones And here: https://svetski.medium.com/remnant-part-3-game-of-thrones-a668b33a90ff If you like what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://rumble.com/c/c-1677935 https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski And @gegelsmr2 who helps me put this podcast together: More coming soon!
46:26
June 15, 2022
Ep 73: "Handball is a game for Prisoners" with Rob Malka
Ep 73: "Handball is a game for Prisoners" with Rob Malka
Back by popular demand is my good friend Rob Malka! After what was one of the most listened to episodes of all time, people wanted to hear us philosophise some more. If you've not yet listened to the original show, go and hear that one for his background story. Your mind will be blown. It is Episode #62. In this two part mini-series, we start with an exploration on the following: The Bitcoin Today Coalition  The State VS Bitcoin and their relationship. My First Bitcoin Before we move into some heavier topics including: - Nietzsche  - Rousseau - Symbolism - Gothic era - Architecture  - Aesthetics  - Hand ball is a game for prisoners - The “dark ages” - Vitality & Quality - Thomas Aquinas And as usual, Rob recommended some books: 1) Leo Strauss: On Tyranny 2) George Elliot: Middle March And of course, follow Rob's work at: MalkaRobert.com @rjmalka ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:00:59
June 14, 2022
Wake Up Read #2: The Remnant, the parasite and the masses
Wake Up Read #2: The Remnant, the parasite and the masses
Wake Up Read #2 covers part two The Remnant series. The Remnant, the parasite and the masses You can find the link to the original piece here: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/remnant-bitcoiners-vs-parasites-and-masses And here: https://svetski.medium.com/the-remnant-the-parasite-the-masses-15ca8b758127 If you liked what we're doing here with the reads, send us a comment via a "boost" on Fountain or any value-for-value app. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski And the boys who help me put this podcast together: @gegelsmr2 @plebmusic More coming soon!
42:49
June 08, 2022
Ep 72: Theology & Mythology. Money Messiah Pt 3 with John Vallis
Ep 72: Theology & Mythology. Money Messiah Pt 3 with John Vallis
"Money is to Markets, as God / Value is to Consciousness" This marathon of a podcast was too long, so we've split it up into be a multi-part series exploring John's incredible "Money Messiah" article from earlier this year. If you've not yet listened to part 1 and 2, go back and listen to that first for fuller context. Episode #70, and #71. Part Three: A discussion on Mythology & Theology. Myths emerged as narratives as a means to teach us a meta.  Modes of being / operation. Pagan, multi-variant gods as a map for multiple personalities for multiple contexts. Mono-theistic god as the highest truth, the greatest good. We ask a few thorny questions about Christianity and its expansion. We talk about Nietzsche and "The Will to Power" Who ask; "who defines good"? And...Is there a thing such as a “greater good” ? Is God: The thing of highest value? The thing of greatest truth? The highest good? The good is seeing / acting with a more truthful orientation? Hence morality? Hierarchies as an aggregate of values The market as an aggregate of hierarchies All of this, and a whole lot more. Stay tuned for Part 4 and 5 of this mini-series! Check out the full article at: https://medium.com/@johnkvallis/money-messiah-god-bitcoin-and-the-evolution-of-consciousness-b95be58054f4 And of course, follow John's work on twitter @JohnKVallis ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
53:50
June 05, 2022
Wake Up Reads #1: Bitcoiners are the Remnant.
Wake Up Reads #1: Bitcoiners are the Remnant.
Wake Up Reads Episode #1 covers my first article of The Remnant series. Bitcoiners are the Remnant. The masses don't matter. You can find the link to the original piece here: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoiners-are-the-remnant And here: https://svetski.medium.com/bitcoiners-are-the-remnant-4a6416f48118 And of course, Isaiah's Job here: https://mises.org/library/isaiahs-job If you liked what we're doing here with the reads, let us know on twatter, and stream us some sats on either Fountain, Breez, Zion or similar apps. https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G And of course, subscribe to the channel across all the mediums you're on. Here's a few links to help you do that: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski And to @gegelsmr2 who help me put this podcast together More coming soon!
36:20
June 01, 2022
Ep 71: Money Messiah Pt 2 with John Vallis
Ep 71: Money Messiah Pt 2 with John Vallis
"The highest value becomes our god; the point where comparative values dissolve" This marathon of a podcast was too long, so we've split it up into be a multi-part series exploring John's incredible "Money Messiah" article from earlier this year. If you've not yet listened to part 1, go back and listen to that first for fuller context. It's Episode #70.   Part two begins pulling apart the article itself starting with the big question: What is value & where does it come from? Key words that we use to help understand value are: - Limitation - Sacrifice  - Exclusion - Selection - Focus - Prioritisation  All of course related to the concept of Hierarchies. Another incredibly important idea that Jordan Peterson has popularised. We then dive a little into: - East VS West - And how one is perhaps more liberation oriented, while the other more responsibility centric. We talk about Nirvana and Satori. Reaching a point where comparative values dissolve. Is this state the "Apex state" and the goal we're aiming for, or just a way / direction? We come up with the idea of "the interstitial nature of satori and value". Then we related it to Spiral Dynamics. This was a fascinating section. We talk about "The highest value becomes our god" We compare or relate everything against that primary value. And a whole lot more. Stay tuned for Part 3 of this mini-series! Check out the full article at: https://medium.com/@johnkvallis/money-messiah-god-bitcoin-and-the-evolution-of-consciousness-b95be58054f4 And of course, follow John's work on twitter @JohnKVallis ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
46:46
May 29, 2022
Ep 70: Money Messiah Pt 1 with John Vallis
Ep 70: Money Messiah Pt 1 with John Vallis
We're now on Fountain!   https://fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G This marathon of a podcast was too long, so we've split it up into be a multi-part series exploring John's incredible "Money Messiah" article from earlier this year. We of course dive into more than just the article, of note; we casually discover the meaning of life...seriously...well sort of Listen up and you'll understand what I mean. Part one covers: - The process of writing - Ordering & formatting information, from the chaos of 'the subconscious void' - How insights emerge - Evolution as the process of discovering greater Fidelity, precision, accuracy. - We explore the Metaphysics of Quality (Persia's work) - We discuss Consciousness, and touch on Eric Neumann book - Matter VS What matters (one of my favourite topics) And a whole lot more. Stay tuned for Part 2 of this mini-series! Check out the full article at: https://medium.com/@johnkvallis/money-messiah-god-bitcoin-and-the-evolution-of-consciousness-b95be58054f4 And of course, follow John's work on twitter @JohnKVallis ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:13:03
May 22, 2022
Ep. 69. One Million Bitcoin Supply Cap w/ Knut Svanholm
Ep. 69. One Million Bitcoin Supply Cap w/ Knut Svanholm
This episode was going to be called the The Logan & Thor show. Listen up to hear why. In it, we dive into this idea of “The Sat Squeeze” We discuss why 1 million Bitcoin (or less) will actually be available in the long run. The rest will be lost, frozen or inaccessible. We explore The numerator VS the denominator in Knut’s now-famous “everything divided by 21m” We ask: - Does infinity or 1m come first? - How do we know what’s lost / inaccessible? - Why is bitcoin still $40k? - What happens at Sat - cent parity. We explore the idea of “knowing is owning”. “When knowing is owning, the nature of institutions changes” Knut calls us “The trial generation of Bitcoin” Which is true. We are the very beginning. We discuss the idea of an “Informational element” - Alchemists should’ve been looking to replicate the properties of gold - Non-physical element - Information is not just metaphorically valuable, but literally. Knut’s New Book: Everything divided by 21 million available now: https://konsensus.network/product/bitcoin-everything-divided-by-21-million/ Follow Knut’s work on twitter @KnutSvanholm ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on Fountain, YouTube, Anchor, Spotify, iTunes, etc: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
02:00:55
May 08, 2022
Ep 68: Marxism, Chinada, Truckers & Politics w/ Benjamin Dichter
Ep 68: Marxism, Chinada, Truckers & Politics w/ Benjamin Dichter
I'm joined by Benjamin Dichter, Freedom Convoy Canada, Spokesperson & Co Organiser. We explore: His Early history Politics vs Economics Marxism as a social poison The simple lizards & red curtain argument reminds me of the marxists attempt to fix everything via the removal of privation. Everyone is conspiring. The best one wins. Truckers. The real inside story What happening now? HonkingForFreedom.com HonkingForFreedom.org Crypto as an attack on Bitcoin The Politics of Demolition Man https://youtu.be/DrUNIX2Iv04 Follow BJ here: https://twitter.com/BJDichter PossiblyCorrect.com ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: Linktree.com/Svetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
01:31:18
May 01, 2022
Ep 67: Metaphors & Change, with Tomer Strolight
Ep 67: Metaphors & Change, with Tomer Strolight
FINAL WEEK to get The UnCommunist Manifesto at a discount on KickStarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/uncommunist/uncommunist-manifesto-fixing-what-the-original-got-wrong In this episode, we dive into  - Anarchy - Ayn Rand - Her ability to articulate personas - Society being a culmination of Fuck up after fuck up - An orgy of deception - Government means that the criminals go there - Somalia, and why it exists - How to deal with "the flawed man" - Stupidity, and calling it out Building strong people. The state weakens people. We need thicker skin. We must also know how to defend ourselves from the few "flawed men" Leadership: - A leader is he who places the right people in charge of the right things. - Leadership confused with charge. And we closed out with a discussion on the short story he wrote for The Bitcoin Times, entitled; "The being that changed everything" You can find that here: https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/the-being-that-changed-everything-a3a22a97af3b Finally we also touched on two other works of Art by Tomer: Bitcoin is generational wealth: https://youtu.be/3Rnqst5qCgA Tomer's new book: Why Bitcoin: https://whybitcoinbook.com Follow Tomer here: https://twitter.com/TomerStrolight ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
02:00:22
April 18, 2022
Ep 66. Technology & Tournament Males (Meta Series Pt 2)
Ep 66. Technology & Tournament Males (Meta Series Pt 2)
Ep 66: Technology & Tournament Males (Meta Series Pt 2) Trav, aka Parabolic Trav, aka Meta Trav joins me again for Part 2 of the Meta Series. In episode 2, we dive into: - Technology - Tournament Males (what they are, how they arose) - The Code of Man - Frame - Chivalry - Polygamy - Hypergamy - Evolution - Religion - Morality - Feminism - Adaptation & Fitness This episode (in fact, this entire Series) is one to be listened to over again. Some highlights: "Evolution is like a difficulty adjustment" "We transcend the environment, and then warp/change it, so we're then un-adapated, and have to adapt once again." "The transition process is a crisis" "The full manifestation of frame is sovereignty." "Morality is a constraint" "Feminine is unconstrained instinctual, and hence immoral" "Polygamy is unstable, and destabilises the era of the tournament male" "Religion comes along with monogamy to correct the instability" Evolutionary Pressure on humans occurs quicker than what we're told, eg: - Modern Hysterics (Homo Hystericus) - Homo Bitcoinicus What it means to be a Tournament male: The tournament male trains to master the exponential technology of the day that can transform effort into disproportionate returns Size difference over the women. They need to be physically imposing, physically dangerous. You need to work out. Be strong. Know how to fight. Be healthy. You need to be smart. You have to combine the cerebral and physical Courage. Must be willing to stomach risk. Must have options, and the attitude that comes with that. Highly Generous. Always sharing with the tribe, and the lower classes. Care about their bloodline. You become a higher status and you want to instantiate that in your offspring. They optimise "pure blood". They're immune to guilt and propaganda. They understand brotherhood. Tournament males in a group are exponentially more powerful than singular, competitive males. The pair bonder may be jealous and more inclined to betray bro's for hoes. They do what they want to do. They're not They care about how they look. Best dressed in the cultures. TM's are always king head first into entropy Ability to find a balance between courage and stupidity. You're willing to bear the consequences of the frame you've chosen to project. Responsibility and the age of responsibility. Bitcoin is perfect frame. Frame is responsibility - Standards - Interests - Habits Reconciling religious guilt VS not having guilt as a framed man. - Guilt is when you deviate or break frame. - Our goal as men is to unite with the ultimate frame of the divine. How do you build this frame? - Together. Brotherhood. There is so much more. Just get your ass in there and listen Oh...and a resource: r/K selection theory (Stefan Molyneoux) (Gene wars) K selected species Follow Trav here: https://twitter.com/Meta_Trav https://twitter.com/ParabolicTrav ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Linktree.com/Svetski Or - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out the new book: UnCommunist.com More coming soon!
02:20:27
March 28, 2022
Ep. 65 The Bushido of Bitcoin with Erik Cason
Ep. 65 The Bushido of Bitcoin with Erik Cason
>>>>>  Wake Up is now on The Fountain App (value for value). https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G 1000 sats for every new listener on fountain until the end of March ! >>>>> Eric Cason joins me…AGAIN to talk about something we as Bitcoiners need to think about. --> A moral code. --> A list of virtues. How we must conduct ourselves, for it is WE, The True Bitcoiners, who shall inherit the earth. In this episode, we explore: Why is conditioning so effective. Nature VS Nurture. Masters & Slaves UBI - good / bad / dumb / accelerant? Honesty & Privacy ? Privacy = Selective Honesty. What is Bushido? --> Japanese word that literally means "warrior way". Bushi: "warrior" = literally 'military + man'. Do: road, or way Bushido is also used as an overarching term for all the codes, practices, philosophies and principles of samurai culture. Bushido formalized earlier samurai moral values and ethical code, most commonly stressing a combination of sincerity, frugality, loyalty, martial arts mastery and honour until death It allowed the violent existence of the samurai to be tempered by wisdom, patience and serenity A code often unuttered to unwritten. Requires a rite of passage, and in order to become a Samurai, one must master this code. Variations by clan, by tribe and by territory. (Localism in action) Similarities to the European concept of chivalry? Differences to Chivalry? Eight virtues of Bushidō (as defined by Nitobe Inazō): Righteousness (義, gi) Heroic Courage (勇, yū) Benevolence, Compassion (仁, jin) Respect (礼, rei) Honesty (誠, makoto) Honour (名誉, meiyo) Duty and Loyalty (忠義, chūgi) Self-Control (自制, jisei) The Bushido of Bitcoin?? Courage Responsibility Truth Respect Honour Honesty & Integrity Temperance / Low time preference Self Defence This episode's resources from Erik: >The book of tea: given to Heideger. Follow Erik's work: @ErikCason on Twitter   http://cryptosovereignty.org https://medium.com/@erikcason ____________________________ Thankyou to @PlebMusic @ @GegelsMr2 for all the work you do in putting these together. If you're coming to Miami, there's a few tickets available for The Remnant Dinner. This will be one of the more powerful satellite events of the week and an opportunity for you to connect with and build meaningful relationships with other Remnants as we navigate the clown world. https://RemnantDinner.com ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify and also now on The Fountain App (value for value). 1000 sats for every new listener on fountain until the end of March ! https://play.fountain.fm/show/KGEglVpdWo4zXQWR3X7G https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod Download the latest edition of The Bitcoin Times: https://bitcointim.es @TimelessBitcoin on Twitter. You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
02:02:45
March 20, 2022
Ep. 64 Free Private Cities
Ep. 64 Free Private Cities
I’m joined by Titus Gebel creator of the Free Private Cities concept, CEO of Tipolis and Peter Young, MD of Free Private Cities Foundation. In the midst of the political madness rampant in the world today, ie; a cold, scam war of the people over the past 2yrs wasn’t enough, so it’s now time for a hot war…..I wanted to explore alternatives and how we can work on getting the fuck out of this mess. We covered a broad range of topics, including: >Why Free Private Cities change the incentive structure of the standard social Democratic political model, helping people lower their time preference and preserve capital into the future >Why it’s important to move beyond complaining about the status quo, and make a concrete business proposal backed by real investment >The progress that is being made in Free Private Cities-aligned projects like Próspera and Morazan in Honduras. What successes there have been and what risks there are to the projects >Why bitcoin will provide the financial infrastructure for Free Private Cities >Why Bitcoin City represents an opportunity for El Salvador to innovate in the realm of governance, in addition to their innovation in the realm of bitcoin adoption > How scale matters for governance > Welfare, Work & Immigration > Why do people push back on this idea when it’s so evidently superior? > Are the current incarnations of private cities fee-based or do they have to operate some form of tax model because of current statist & globalist organisations? What does the future look like? - Patchwork or league of private city-states? - CEO-Kings What are the risks? - Contractual changes - Relationship with host nation. - Property acquired in a private city being confiscated. The only long term way to ensure governments of any kind remain service providers, and not devolve into overlords, is to keep them economically accountable. Without bitcoin, we don’t get private cities. With Bitcoin, it’s not just necessary, it’s inevitable. Placing the money in the realm of the physical laws on nature. The most powerful private property. Important Links: https://www.morazan.city/how-rosa-aguilar-became-the-first-commercial-tenant-in-the-zede-ciudad-morazan/ https://www.freeprivatecities.com/why-a-citizen-contract-is-better-than-a-constitution/ www.freeprivatecities.com Follow on Twitter @petermiyoung @titusgebel @freeprivatecity ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod Download the latest edition of The Bitcoin Times: https://bitcointimes.news @TimelessBitcoin on Twitter. You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:42:60
March 13, 2022
Ep 63. Free Speech, Red Pill, Orange Pill
Ep 63. Free Speech, Red Pill, Orange Pill
Matt Bilinksy, Media & entertainment & tech attorney in LA, Host of The prevailing narrative Built a solid following online around speaking common sense. We start with a bit of background and an origin story - Personal life - Inspirations - Coming to terms with wtf is going on in Cali Nature & Nurture Why is free speech important? Why is it important to be truthful? Map & Territory The dangers of not speaking freely (eg; self censoring) When people are unwilling to gave good faith discussing within the boundaries of reasonable disagreement. If you see a ghost, walk into it. Making free speech profitable again. Maslow's Hierarchy America worked because of the frontiersman spirit and innovation. Oil, Steel, Electricity and then the technology revolution. Governance does not work at scale. Look at USSR. Tried to merge everything altogether, it all fell apart. Is the US better off without a federal government altogether? Why Bitcoin, not Shitcoin Shitcoiners are just looking to perpetuate the existing scam How we change things and bring back sanity Funding your Jailers This is an Orange-Pill episode, and for those who area already familiar with my work, I hope it gives you insight into how to orange pill other Remnants. Follow Matt here: https://instagram.com/mattbilinsky https://twitter.com/mattbilinsky ----------------------------------------------------------- Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod Download the latest edition of The Bitcoin Times: https://bitcointimes.news @TimelessBitcoin on Twitter. You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:54:57
February 27, 2022
Ep. 62 Nietzsche, Morality & Artificial Intelligence.
Ep. 62 Nietzsche, Morality & Artificial Intelligence.
Robert Malka, researcher, philosopher and Bitcoiner joins me for a monster episode to discuss Artificial Intelligence, Philosophy, Morality, Bitcoin, Nietzsche and so much more. We start with a bit of background and what has to be the most incredible origin stories I've ever heard. - His experience having been born to deaf parents - Some incredible stories growing up as child sign language interpreter - Inspirations such as Nietzsche & Heidegger - Ayahuasca and psychedelics - When they're fiat and when they're actually useful. - The productisation of psychedelics as panaceas to ailments and all the world's problems. - Nature VS Nurture We then dug into Philosophy & Morality - Rousseau and Nietzsche - Humanity is a a multi-generational process. - A genius is a full answer to this process. - How do you define morality? - Living in accordance with evolution and life. - Morality is the increase of carrying capacity of life. - Aesthetics & Beauty, and their relationship to morality. - Humour as a very interesting measure for humanity The AI discussion: The stakes of AI: Game-theoretically, if an AI is more powerful than we are, we'd have two choices: 1. a Libertarian AI or, 2. an Authoritarian AI, - Which would win? - What happens when AI becomes widely modifiable and accessible? - Preferences and more importantly, which preferences? - If subjective ones, are they rooted in morality or utilitarianism? - The circular logic of using quantities to measure qualities - What it means for an AI to be human-centered Problem with The Standard Model: Machines, similar to humans, are intelligent to the extent that their actions can be expected to achieve their objectives. Instead: "Machines are beneficial to the extent that their actions can be expected to achieve our objectives” But more ethical and moral problems with this, and it's focus purely on utility as the outcome. How does AI emerge? Will we be programming it? Or will it emerge and mimic us. How does Bitcoin fix this? The question will be one of whether or not we've baked morality into our DNA. Homo Bitcoinicus. There so much more in this episode. You need to listen. Finally, some books recommended by Robert include: - The Drama of the gifted child: Alice Miller - Emile: Rousseau - Human Compatible: Stuart Russell - Twilight of the Idols: Nietzsche - Warspeak: Lise Van Boxel - What is Life: Erwin Schrödinger Follow Robert's work at: Malkarobert.com ___________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod Download the latest edition of The Bitcoin Times: https://bitcointimes.news @TimelessBitcoin on Twitter. You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
02:54:18
February 14, 2022
Ep. 61 Fuck your Great Reset #2
Ep. 61 Fuck your Great Reset #2
Joined once again by Mark Moss, Untapped Growth and LaserHodl. I'm sure this will be one of the most listened to shows of all, and as usual, I am honoured and humbled to be around such great minds and spirits. In this episode we cover: - Great reset is alive & kicking - Voter ID, etc --> Is that not just a natural progression in a world being eaten by software? --> Easy money being what creates this anyway. Money = credit is the source of the problem. - ESG - Winding up the narrative - Omicron falling flat - Plan or chaos? - Map VS Reality - Who are the "they" - Competition agendas of all humans and groups - Overton Window Wars Central Planning and Narrow Ai: - Gather - Process - Compute - Decide - Implement - Repeat - Do we fall into "hot war"? - What does it look like? - Nietzsche & Resentment - It's everything divided by 21m, but don't forget about the numerator. - Bitcoin will be be worth the other half of what's left. - Beyond the cycles? - The Great Transition - The Great Filter And sooooo much more. Follow each pf the guys on Twitter: @1MarkMoss @UntappedGrowth @LaserHodl ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod Download the latest edition of The Bitcoin Times: https://bitcointimes.news @TimelessBitcoin on Twitter. You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
02:29:42
February 10, 2022
Ep. 60 Bitcoin as a Pioneer Species w/ Brandon Quittem
Ep. 60 Bitcoin as a Pioneer Species w/ Brandon Quittem
In Ep 60, one of my favourite Bitcoiners in the world, Brandon Quittem joins me to talk about #Bitcoin as a Pioneer Species. He recently wrote an incredible essay, perhaps one of the GOAT's. Exploring Bitcoin & Mining Through the Lens of Ecology By @bquittem https://medium.com/@BrandonQuittem/38f42ecdbb88 In this episode, we explore ALOT. Why both Energy & Energy industry is widely misunderstand, How it results in poor decision making Big climate and ESG is a scam → we need to wake people up (otherwise they’re just agents waiting to be activated) Energy abundance SHOULD be universally desired (it fits the traditional progressive agenda, but they’re blind to it) GDP per capita = directly correlated to energy consumption Bitcoin mining is the hardest part of bitcoin Bitcoin mining is everything you don’t understand about energy combined with everything you don’t understand about Bitcoin. “There is no optimistic version of the future in which humanity does not use significantly more energy than it does today.” Symbiosis: Miners + Energy producers How life colonizes a desolate environment for the first time. Miners = Citadel seeds Central Planning VS Emergent Organic, Decentralised Calculation & Action. The idiots want to simplify humanity into a linear system, and the only way to do that is to transform diverse individuals into automatons, or numbers on a spreadsheet. We could just as easily be a failed experiment of life, but we won’t stop life 100bn people theory Energy mastery Stars & the Great Lie Explore VS Exploit Ecology is primarily about energy (base of pyramid is plants) Difficulty adjustment (isle royale) -- wolves vs moose Prediction 1: Bitcoin Mining leads to Energy Abundance Prediction 2: Early adopter countries will leapfrog laggards Prediction 3: The Great Spreading Out These citadels must succeed, for they have an important duty. They must preserve the spark of freedom, for I fear it’s more fragile than we know. Freedom is upstream of prosperity Must Read Books: Vaclac Smil: Energy & Civilisation Alex Epstein: The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels Bjorn Lomborg: False Alarm Thankyou @bquittem for this magnificent piece and this conversation,. The Bitcoin Times Ed 4 is now available for download, free. We will be publishing each edition, in high quality hard cover this year. Keep an eye out for announcements and remember to follow and support each of the authors. Share their work far & wide Follow Brandon here: https://twitter.com/BQuittem https://BrandonQuittem.com ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out  https://amber.app More coming soon!
02:16:38
February 04, 2022
Ep. 59 What is "The Meta" - Meta Series Pt. 1
Ep. 59 What is "The Meta" - Meta Series Pt. 1
Trav, aka Parabolic Trav, aka Meta Trav joins me for a multi-part series to discuss The Meta. In episode 1, we're gonna explore the initial question. Wtf is "The Meta"? We start with a bit of background: An origin story to know how and why he got to an understanding of 'the meta'. - Personal life - Inspirations - Movies - Texts / books / information Nature / Nurture - Why did you read that book in the first place? - Why you? Why the book? The meta: The way Video game concept of Meta - Life is a game - Different evolutionary metas are like patch upgrades Meta Timelines and periods: - Erectus - Sapien - Eden - Crisis - Neolithic - Jesus Technology lead to individual hunting and feeling of possession of kill (tournament males, and accompanying hypergamy). Property as unadapted patch upgrade, lead to maladapted emotions “envy, greed”. Story of my journey with evolutionary biology/nutrition, owning health studio and fixing clients. Hardware (body), firmware (adapted emotions), software upgrades (the bible meta-truths - fixing broken emotions, Abraham sacrificing son, Jesus fixing envy, lust, greed). Key insights: natural, sexual and technological selection leads to tournament males, hypergamy, the need for the teachings of Jesus Amalgamated idea of current Meta given different evolutionary metas Jesus successfully integrated the tournament male. Religion is like Bro Science. "Feedback" oriented discovery. The Bible is basically a book of Bro Science Where do you get your teachings from Jesus? - Old Testament - Walter Wink (Jesus's third way) Notes from Aleks - Spiral Dynamics - The territorial imperative - The Japanese (bushido) - The Chinese (The Tao) - Stoics and the ancients Must Reads - The nurture assumption - Paleo Manifesto by John Durant - Walter Wink (Jesus's third way) - Red Pill Christianity - Forrest Maready Follow Trav here: https://twitter.com/Meta_Trav https://twitter.com/ParabolicTrav ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out  https://amber.app More coming soon!
02:10:17
January 24, 2022
Ep. 58. Starve the Beast, Win the War, with Kozi
Ep. 58. Starve the Beast, Win the War, with Kozi
Vangelis "Kozi” Roussos is a ‘former’ Healthcare worker & health freedom activist We discuss WTF is happening in NYC Why is it important to be truthful? Why is free speech important? V Mandates NY Mask mandates Federal bill on Vx database Action steps Funding your Jailers Why Bitcoin I challenge him on how calling one’s “representatives” cannot help, when those reps are working on the basis of a moral hazard. Also on voting being a sham, because the only real vote that counts is where one allocates their economic energy. This is an Orange-Pill episode, and for those who area already familiar with my work, I hope it gives you insight into how to orange pill other Remnants. And for those who are new to my show, I hope it places you on the path to discovering more. Here are are a few resources to get you started: https://medium.com/hackernoon/why-bitcoin-matters-c8bf733b9fad https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/the-rise-of-the-individual-ba286eb6951f https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-times/utopian-dystopias-e0a0e9868bdc https://svetski.medium.com/why-bitcoin-not-shitcoin-6cc826f4fa52 https://endthefud.org/altcoins.html Follow Kozi here: https://twitter.com/King_Kozi https://koziswellness.com https://t.me/koziswellness https://www.instagram.com/koziswellness/ ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out  https://amber.app More coming soon!
01:49:09
January 20, 2022
Ep. 57 Liberation vs Fiat Psychology Pt. 1 with Nozomi Hayase
Ep. 57 Liberation vs Fiat Psychology Pt. 1 with Nozomi Hayase
Nozomi is a Bitcoiner & Liberation psychologist, which is basically the equivalent of an Austrian economist in the psychology space. We dig into her background in liberation psychology, what it is, what it means, how it is different to the mainstream, victim-oriented psychology we've been conditioned to think is "normal". We look at psychology’s denial of soul/monopoly of knowledge (‘experts’ promote a distorted view of humanity) The battle over what it means to be human Ex. B.F. Skinner’s behaviorism (that denies free will) VS Carl Rogers’ humanistic psychology (that advocates freedom of choice) Psychologist James Hillman characterized this war: “My war - and I have yet to win a decisive battle - is with the modes of thought and conditioned feelings that prevail in psychology and therefore also in the way we think and feel about our being. Of these conditions none are more tyrannical than the convictions that clamp the mind and heart into positivistic science (geneticism and computerism), economics (bottom-line capitalism), and single-minded faith (fundamentalism).” We take a full on detour to explore the psyche of the Psychopath... Some very interesting shit.. Nature VS nurture. What do u think I the mix? What percentage of people are psychopathic? Is psychopathy nature or nurture? Who are the remnant? Who are the sheep? Who are the parasites? How different are parasites & remnant? What’s the evolutionary significance of the psychopath? How long have psychopaths been around for? Integration of the shadow element. Psychopathy developed with the emergence of the ego. So maybe it’s an unconditioned, or exaggerated ego? At what point does it develop? Eg; teenagers. Two sources that you should ALL dig into: - Rudolf Steiner - Valentine Tomberg (Meditation on the Tarot) Follow Nozomi's work: @nozomimagine https://nozomihayase.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/nozomi-hayase ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out  https://amber.app More coming soon!
01:50:31
January 12, 2022
Ep. 56 Somewhere between Science & Art With Kenny Florian
Ep. 56 Somewhere between Science & Art With Kenny Florian
UFC Fighter & Bitcioner Kenny Florian joins me on Ep 56 of Wake Up. We explore Bitcoin, Truth & Reality through the lens of Physical expression. - Life exists somewhere between science and art - Chaos & Order - Bruce Lee - You have to be a “Monster”, - The Meek are those who have swords, know how to use them but choose to keep them sheathed - The importance of violence, or the capacity thereof Better to be a Warrior in a Garden Than a Gardener in a War. - Sacrifice and it’s relationship to PoW - Kenny’s early career & inspiration - Reality = getting punched in the face, despite your plan. - Kenny’s Journey into Bitcoin - Climbing Mt Stupid - Why Bitcoin not Shitcoin - The Remnant - The Archetype of the 2017/2018 Bitcoiner And much more. Remember to follow Kenny's work @KennyFlorian @AnikFlorianPod @FlorianMAC youtube.com/c/KennyFlorian ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski - https://svetski.medium.com - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski Check out  https://amber.app More coming soon!
01:04:45
January 02, 2022
Ep. 55 Bitcoin & Aesthetics with Mind/Matter
Ep. 55 Bitcoin & Aesthetics with Mind/Matter
On Episode 55, I am joined by the one and only, Mind over Matter. Twitter troll, Bitcoiner and aesthetics maximalist. I have a feeling this will be one of the most listened to episodes since the Podcast's inception.. We cover: Who da fook is this guy? Remember first seeing your account Bodybuilding twitter Red pill twitter Aesthetics & Morality across all dimensions of life Frank Zane & the golden era of bodybuilding Presence 4 Burner approach Wheel of life Nature VS nurture Winners VS losers and how they treat holidays The emergence of a new monarchy and natural elite You must be strong before you can be kind Midwits Autists Hypergamy, Polyamory Harem VS Pair Bond The importance of not cucking to ESG in any way Trojan horse strategy (Mike Saylor) Making sure normie social justice culture doesn’t creep into Bitcoin like it has in other emerging industries Family values in Bitcoin Dumb bitches celebrating a non-baby showers. Empty, soulless, bitter cat ladies in the making Some books that have inspired you Deep Nutrition, by Catherine Shanaghan How to win friends and influence people Blocksize Wars The Rational Male by Rollo Tomasi The little bitcoin book Follow Mind on Twitter at: @RawEgNationalsm You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski (was my old Twitter too before I got banned) - Mastodon & Clubhouse @Svetski - Medium: https://svetski.medium.com - Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski
01:53:04
December 27, 2021
Ep 54. Crypto is Dead, With Erik Cason
Ep 54. Crypto is Dead, With Erik Cason
For episode 54, I’m joined by the one and only, Erik Cason This man, as you well know, is the original Bitcoin Philosopher, and fucking all round legend. I love speaking with him. He's simultaneously eloquent, brutal, brilliant, precise, nuanced and everything you could imagine in a savant / genius. Extremely underrated and underflowed on the bird app, so if you're not following him there, then wtf are you doing with your life? There is some beeping in the background, thanks to the power going out in Costa Rica at the time of the recording. We discuss: - Writing, speaking & structuring one's thoughts - Language and thinking - Bitcoin elitism - Fuck you, DO NOT buy Bitcoin. Please go ahead & buy the next NFT. You deserve it - Philosophy, Metaphysics, Politics & History - But much roads? Fuck the roads - Transitioning away from Crypto...unfortunately the term has been coopted and turned to shit - "It's not the same this time" - Crypto trying to do mass adoption by partnering with the state & existing institutions - Bitcoin just ignoring it all, is incompatible with it all, and makes it all obsolete - Is the crypto & blockchain horseshit a trojan horse that enables the state to blow itself up? - Or is it an attack vector on Bitcoin? And so much more... Now stfu and listen to Cason & I TED talk. Follow his work: @ErikCason Check out The Remnant: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoiners-are-the-remnant I’ll see u on the next episode.
01:40:12
December 19, 2021
Ep 53: CuCkanada, with MADEX & Bitcoin Mechanic.
Ep 53: CuCkanada, with MADEX & Bitcoin Mechanic.
For episode 53, I’m joined by two Remnants: Bitcoin Mechanic, aka Lex, from Start 9 Labs. Madex from Madex, Bull Bitcoin, one of the best Bitcoin artists on the planet. Both Canadians, both disgusted with what their homeland has become. We discuss: - Canada going full Australia, which is much worse than going full retard. - Canada should’ve signed the “Declaration of Dependence” when they first formed - Australia is now Auschtralia. The land of the camps.  - The difference between cultures and People in places like Canada VS Mexico - Escaping the cucks - Alberta Seperatism - Did things fall apart because of some grand plan, or just a complex system untethered to reality? - Who are the "they" - Remnant VS The Masses VS The Parasites - "Bitcoin saved my life" - Dilution of the truth transforms it into a lie - Compliance by the sheeple - Normalising apologism - Society has become a reality show reminiscent of a fantasy. Like some weird blend of Game of thrones or hunger games  - Trusting science is an Oxymoron - Science has become an 'opinion' instead of a study Institutional decay: As much as the fourth turning is a poorly concluded book, we are truly at the point of accelerated institutional decay. - Health institutions are doing everything they can to deny the immune system.  - Public Education literally makes people stupid. - Media & the news is no longer about seeking truth but spewing lies and propaganda  - Banks, the literally institutions that are supposed to help u manage your money don’t even let u send your money!! It’s absolute insanity across every dimension. This and SO much more with these two guys. They’re both incredible, intelligent, warriors of integrity. True Remnants. Follow their work: @SpaceBull @GrassFedBitcoin Check out The Remnant: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoiners-are-the-remnant I’ll see u on the next episode. ______________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski (was my old Twitter too before I got banned) - Mastodon & Clubhouse @Svetski - Medium: https://svetski.medium.com - Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:53:49
December 05, 2021
Ep 52 The Remnant Part 3. Francis Pouliot, Der Gigi, Pablo & Svetski.
Ep 52 The Remnant Part 3. Francis Pouliot, Der Gigi, Pablo & Svetski.
Here we are. The REMNANT Round 3.   With Francis Pouliot, Der Gigi, Pablo F7Z & myself; Svetski.  This series of episodes have become a phenomenon of their own, and are always in the top 3-5 most listened to of anything I record.  Remnant Pt 1: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod/episodes/Ep-27--The-REMNANT--Francis-Pouliot--Dave-Bradley--Svetski--Wake-Up-Podcast-epb763 Remnant Pt 2: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod/episodes/Ep-45-Remnant-Round-2--Francis-Pouliot--John-Vallis-on-The-Wake-Up-Podcast-e14etui Bitcoiners are the Remnant: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/culture/bitcoiners-are-the-remnant If you're familiar with any of our work, you know what you're getting yourself into. If you're not, then prepare to get riled up.  Remnant podcasts are always straight talking, no bullshit, unforgiving discussion about reality, Bitcoin, the sludge, the masses, the present, the future and the true hero's journey.  In this episode, we cover: - A New Age of Empires & Kings - Fake Elite's VS Natural Elites - Preserving The Remnant Bloodline - The end of all Cycles as we know them  "Bitcoin doesn’t just break all the models. It breaks all the cycles"  - Bitcoin as the final cantillon effect, and the final exit point. - Low time preference humans who focus on morality and the preservation of their bloodline. - This is the new age of kings & queens. Of lords and noble families. - The real Elite. The Remnant. - The difference between The Remnant, The masses, and the Parasites. - Selective adoption VS mass adoption - Narrowcasting VS Broadcasting - Tribes & the exclusionary principle. - How does one prepare for the hero’s journey? - Last quarter of the hero’s journey. Return to the tribe & re-integration.  And much more of course.  This is one of those conversations that get's better as it goes.  Remember to follow Gigi, Pablo & Francis:  @DerGigi @francispouliot_ @pablof7z  Check out  https://amber.app https://bullbitcoin.com  Finally, my work is now on:  @GhostOfSvetski on Twitter https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski
01:42:38
November 21, 2021
Ep 51. Told you so, with Mark Moss
Ep 51. Told you so, with Mark Moss
Mark Moss, founder of Market Disruptors, on YouTube, and now on iHeart Radio. - Energy crisis all around the world - Fertiliser - Asia & India running out of coal (8 days of supply) - Supply chains breaking down - The fucking inflation. - Blackouts in Cali are coming for the rest of the world. - My brother - Russel Brandt - A collision between our desire to consume and our capacity to produce - Our founding fathers warned us of this and tried to write up a constitution that would save us from ourselves....but we found ways to tear it up. - Bitcoin is different though. It's not a piece of paper protected by the state. It's math and energy. - Why Bitcoin breaks all the cycles, not just the models - Before Bitcoin, After Bitcoin. - Discovery. Oil, Electricity, Communication Networks, Bitcoin - Behaviour & Human Action - Transforming the relationship between offence & defence. BECOME Sovereign - Market Disruptors Live - Bitcoin Timed Ed 4 @1MarkMoss on Twitter Mark Moss & Market Disruptors on YouTube ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski (was my old Twitter too before I got banned) - Mastodon & Clubhouse @Svetski - Medium: https://svetski.medium.com - Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:26:11
November 07, 2021
Ep 50: 2wks to flatten the world. Svetski Rant & Throwback to never-before published interview from 2020
Ep 50: 2wks to flatten the world. Svetski Rant & Throwback to never-before published interview from 2020
Ep 50. Can't believe we've made it this far & not been cancelled yet..lol To commemorate 50 episodes, I'm gonna go on a rant about the 18mths of 2wks to flatten the curve, which has not just flattened the fucking world but transformed it into some r3tarded episode of the twilight zone.  In it, you'll get to see me on a 30min, never-before published throwback interview from the Value of Bitcoin conference in 2020. I had a long ass beard, I was angry with the world and I'd just been triggered by a dumb ass from a well known Bitcoin business going all SJW and claiming "Bitcoin does not fix this".. I'm thinking of doing this every 50 episodes, so let me know if you think it's a good idea or not. Post my June 2020 rant, I review what I was right about and what I was not right about. I also took some time to call out frauds like Obi from Coinfloor and Fusitua from Tonga. We mashed up a bunch of scenes from the statist cuk scammers who've been lying to your face the entire time. I remind YOU as Bitcoiners that you hold the power long term. Boycott the frauds, the liars, the scammers and the charlatans. Thankyou to PlebMusic and GegelsMr for the assistance. They are joining the Wake Up team to make this podcast better across every dimension. As usual, enjoy, laugh, get angry. Emotions are good. Use them. Channel them toward something meaningful. I'm just here to remind you of what's real and what's false. It's then up to you to do something about it. ________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod https://twitter.com/WakeUpPodcast_ You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski (was my old Twitter too before I got banned) - Mastodon & Clubhouse @Svetski - Medium: https://svetski.medium.com - Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:03:14
October 24, 2021
Ep 45: Remnant Round 2. Francis Pouliot & John Vallis on The Wake Up Podcast
Ep 45: Remnant Round 2. Francis Pouliot & John Vallis on The Wake Up Podcast
The latest REMNANT podcast, with Francis Pouliot, John Vallis & myself; Svetski. If you're familiar with any of our work, you know what you're getting yourself into. If you're not, then prepare to get riled up. This is a straight talking, no bullshit, unforgiving discussion about reality, Bitcoin, the sludge, the present, the future and the hero's journey. The original Remnant Pod is here: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod/episodes/Ep-27--The-REMNANT--Francis-Pouliot--Dave-Bradley--Svetski--Wake-Up-Podcast-epb763 In this episode, we cover: - The conference and the need for somewhere to fit in - Protecting The Remnant Bloodline - Competitive Dictatorships - A New Age of Empires & Kings - How to hook up with Bitcoiners in the Diaspora,  - What it means to be a hero. - Fake VS Real Hero's - Rite of Passage (King, Warrior, Magician, Lover) - Maturing earlier. - Sexual Market Value - Elon is a DUMB CUNT & money transmission licenses - Modernity has made humans into pets in the pursuit of safety & comfort instead of freedom & growth. Much more as usual. This is one of those conversations that get's better as it goes. Remember to follow John & his work: @JohnKVallis on Twitter https://anchor.fm/john-vallis And Francis: @francispouliot_ https://bullbitcoin.com And my work is now on: @GhostOfSvetski on Twitter https://svetski.medium.com https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski
01:55:21
September 20, 2021
Ep 49. Fuck your Great Reset. with LaserHodl, Mark Moss, Untapped Growth, Liberty Blitz
Ep 49. Fuck your Great Reset. with LaserHodl, Mark Moss, Untapped Growth, Liberty Blitz
Welcome to a very special edition of Wake Up. Fuck your Great Reset, proudly brought to you by Svetski, Laser Hodl, Mark Moss, Michael Krieger, Joel Untapped and The Herbalist. A group of true elites get together to cover: 1. Where are we & what’s happening? - What’s going on with the Monetary Reset / Great Rest - Agenda or Cluster fuck? 2. The counter-narrative - Sovereign Individualism - Natural Order - Decentralisation 3. Strategies (& Psychology) - How we’re navigating that space - What’s on the radar - What are the priorities? BITCOIN IS HOPE Svetski Plays devil's advocate: - What does one have to gain from an engineered shitstorm? - Complex systems are impossible to engineer. - Would this not just be the NATURAL outcome of a group of humans who’s action is no longer tethered to reality? - Is it not the pathway a sentient species MUST go through in order to reach “Energy Money”? Because Energy Money is the goal. Is Bitcoin inevitable? It’s not technology per-se that breaks the cycle. It’s the discovery of perfect money which ties all human action to real & immediate consequences. Bitcoin is the Sun that melts Icarus Wings, and allows Gravity (reality) to catch up sooner. Fake elites have always envied the true elite. They’ve always wanted to use the masses against the remnant. The LaserHodl Model: A Communist / Social credit Front End A Techno-Fascist Back End Cloaking the message in Social Justice Bitcoin breaks not only all the models, but all the cycles. This ain't just some random 4th turning shit. This is the transition from a Type 0 civilisation to a Type 1. BITCOIN IS ENERGY MONEY. It must be discovered in order for a sentient species to continue to exist. And sooooo many more soundbites in this one. You people are gonna fucking LOVE it. Follow these fine gentlemen on Twitter at: @1MarkMoss @LaserHodl @LibertyBlitz @UntappedGrowth And thank you to @TheHerbalist for being the impetus for us to put this together. ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski (was my old Twitter too before I got banned) - Mastodon & Clubhouse @Svetski - Medium: https://svetski.medium.com - Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:55:38
September 10, 2021
Ep 48. Steve Barbour. Mining, Energy, Bitcoin, Oil, Rockefeller. Wake Up Podcast
Ep 48. Steve Barbour. Mining, Energy, Bitcoin, Oil, Rockefeller. Wake Up Podcast
It's been a busy couple weeks with The Bitcoin Standard Conference, PlebFi in Austin and Bit Block Boom in Dallas, so this episode had a delayed release. Steve Barbour, Founder & CEO at Upstream Data. Inc. joined me for a shorter Podcast than I usually do, to discuss: - What came before Upstream - How’d you wind up in Mining? - Rockefeller - Monopolies & Natural Distributions. - What is Upstream - How can others do this? - Does it make sense for average plebs to mine? - What equipment? - Comments on things like Compass? - Regulation is not a threat to Bitcoin, it’s a threat to people who want Bitcoin - Regulation is an own goal, and in Bitcoin, the ultimate self-own by bureaucrats Follow Steve's work at: https://www.upstreamdata.ca https://sgbarbour.medium.com @SGBarbour @upstreamdatainc ____________________________________ Thanks again for listening. Subscribe on YouTube, Anchor, Spotify: https://anchor.fm/wakeuppod https://www.youtube.com/c/WakeUpPod You can follow my work at: - Twitter @GhostOfSvetski - IG @AleksSvetski (was my old Twitter too before I got banned) - Mastodon & Clubhouse @Svetski - Medium: https://svetski.medium.com - Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/authors/aleksandarsvetski More coming soon!
01:17:39
September 03, 2021
Ep 47. Michael Krieger aka Liberty Blitz. Spiral Dynamics, Localism & Globalism
Ep 47. Michael Krieger aka Liberty Blitz. Spiral Dynamics, Localism & Globalism
Michael Krieger joins me on on Ep 47 of Wake Up. He’s an Ex Wall Street guy, founder of Liberty Blitzkrieg, Bitcoiner, Father, Husband and Gardener. The key topic of this discussion as Spiral Dynamics, a model of understanding the human collective and individual consciences through levels & layers of values frameworks. Created by Clare Graves in the time of Maslow, and built up by Don Beck, Spiral Dynamics is a fascinating way to understand human behaviour both at an individual and collective level. Apart from Spiral, the conversation covered: - Localism & Decentralisation - Global connectedness VS Globalism - Globalism = Industrial Farming & Monsanto - Localism = Permaculture - Globalism cannot work because the principles it sits on are false. - It removes accountability - Technocratic leviathans can only exist within the framework of a monopolistic state - Localism is natural & emergent. That’s why it was they “way it used to be”. - Values are emergent & people naturally align around tribes & communities - The Municipality has the MOST power, then the city, then the state, then the nation. - Comfort & convenience. - Static VS Dynamic inequality. - Can move up. Can move down. - We’ve been in a Dark Age - Stupidity or Plan? - Spiral Dynamics - Don Beck & Ken Wilbur Some books & concepts mentioned by Mike: Brave New World Revisited. - Huxley Operation Mockingbird Share this episode with those you care about. It’s deep and far reaching. Follow Mike’s work at: @LibertBlitz on Twitter www.libertyblitzkrieg.com
02:48:25
August 12, 2021
Ep 46. Sound Money, Sound Food with Dr Shawn Baker MD