Leaving the Bitcoin Religion with Nic Carter

Nic Carter is Partner of Castle Island VC, host of the On the Brink Podcast, repeat Bankless guest, and recent victim of a Bitcoin maximalist (cyber hornets) attack.
Jul 6, 20221 min read

Why was Nic Carter swarmed? As a result and for many other reasons, he's distancing himself from these cyber hornets. Will others follow his lead?

Many assumed Nic was a Bitcoin maximalist, but really he's just Nic Carter. Who are you and what do you stand for?


0:00 Intro

7:50 The Cyberhornets Attack

14:45 Bitcoin Maxi Motivation

30:30 Bitcoin’s Intolerant Community

42:19 Bitcoin’s Long-term Sustainability

46:50 How Nic’s Feeling About the Bear

49:30 Macro & Crypto

58:55 Free Banking

1:05:53 Regulation

1:06:57 Why to Stay in Crypto

1:10:12 Closing & Disclaimers


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