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Bitcoin

Chris Derose, the Philosopher of Bitcoin

Interesting interview with Chris Derose where he talks about the philosophy and mindset of Bitcoin “maximalists”. Good discussion overall about mindset, alliance and Bitcoin as a God substitute.

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Hey Ho, GIFs Must Go!

https://www.theatlantic.com/past/docs/unbound/citation/wc991103.htm A very interesting article on how people waged a “war” on GIF’s, which turned out to be based off a mathematical principle.

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Child Sacrifice Link

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Build you own dial up ISP in 2019

https://dogemicrosystems.ca/wiki/Dial_up_server Interesting article on build your own dial up server. Link to hacker news discussion. Would be interesting to implement this on a vacation.

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Philosophy

Childhood, Adulthood, The Loop

When you think about the contrast between childhood and adulthood, the most apparent one is the explicit memory of pure joy and the carefree nature you embodied as a kid. What were your goals as a kid? If you had them, you were probably a bit non-traditional, and considered to have a “head-start” on life. […]

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Bitcoin is

Bitcoin is a hedge vs overengineering and giant centers of authoritarian control. Bitcoin is a bad bet, until it becomes the ideal bet. Bitcoin is a bet that localism wins in the long-run and preparing an infrastructure where localism can thrive.