Episode 13: The Bitcoin FAQ with Bradley Rettler

Today’s episode is with philosophy professor and prolific Bitcoin writer, Bradley Rettler. We go through as many of the frequently asked questions regarding Bitcoin as we can in a nearly 3 hour marathon. This is definitely one to share with friends and family!

We cover:

  • How to view Bitcoin?
  • What is Bitcoin?
  • Who was Satoshi Nakamoto?
  • Was the Bitcoin distribution fair?
  • Is Bitcoin for criminals?
  • Is Bitcoin backed by anything?
  • What kind of asset is Bitcoin?
  • Is Bitcoin a currency?
  • Why is Bitcoin so volatile?
  • Is Bitcoin’s volatility a problem?
  • PoW versus PoS
  • How to think about Bitcoin’s environmental impact?
  • And more…