His name is Robert Paulson

“Airplanes won’t work because they can only fly for 40 feet.” – Every no-plainer in 1903 Every “debate” between a nocoiner and bitcoiner I have seen or listened to to date have been fundamentally boring and uninformative, to me at least. The reason for this, in my opinion, is simple: these debates are being held […]

Bottoms up…

With the list of countries up in revolt and protest growing almost by the day, asking yourself why this is suddenly happening is probably a good question. In 2019 alone, countries like France, Hong Kong, Spain, Bolivia, Lebanon, and Chile have experienced mass protest. Is this simply a coincidence or is it a result of […]

SAA and the mob bosses…

Watching the developments of this with a keen eye as the mob bosses controlling South Africa fight it out. One gets the feeling that one of them doesn’t care that much about the fate of South Africa and the other REALLY doesn’t care about South Africa at all. Usually when two elephants fight it’s the […]

Bitcoin has no budget speech

Reading through the reporting on the MTBPS delivered by Tito Mboweni, I can’t help but think of all the people who claim that bitcoin won’t work because “it isn’t backed by anything.” (there are still people who think this is a valid argument). One looks at bitcoin with its mathematically predictable and immutable monetary policy […]

It’s all on you…

I keep a watchful eye over the South African financial twittersphere. Every now and then bitcoin gets a mention, almost always in a derogatory fashion. The stewards of your capital in South Africa are still laughing at the best performing asset over the last 10 years. This is the performance of Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GTBTC), […]

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