We Do A Little

Deeze & Andy

We Do A Little is a collection of long form podcasts hosted by Deeze, Andy8052, and Redbeard focused on deep + candid conversations with awe-inspiring individuals who excel at what they do.

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Chikai - Founding Google Earth and the lifelong pursuit of creating for the sake of creating
2d ago
Chikai - Founding Google Earth and the lifelong pursuit of creating for the sake of creating
In this week’s episode, we sit down with our good friend and one of the biggest supporters of the pod, Chikai Ohazama. Chikai is the co-founder of Keyhole which was acquired by Google and became Google Earth. He is one of the most caring art collectors in our space, as well as an extremely talented AI artist. We dive into Chikai’s progression as an artist and collector, founding Keyhole and being acquired by Google, his biggest artistic inspirations, tips for people who want to explore AI tools, Culture on L2s, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro4:50 Chikai’s progression as an artist17:00 How do you keep up with new AI tools?21:50 Where does your appreciation of photography come from?31:30 Creating Google Earth43:15 What drew you to the NFT space?52:00 How did Panopticon come together?58:30 Do you feel like an artist yet?1:16:10 How do you track your ideas?1:29:50 Do you find yourself using Discord outside of Midjourney?1:32:35 Tips for people who want to explore AI tools? 1:36:50 Do you find your taste in art changing as you create more?1:40:20 Biggest AI inspirations?1:46:10 Culture on L2s1:49:30 What would the title of your autobiography be?More Chikai:X:  https://twitter.com/lifeofcMore Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumportal: http://portal.arbitrum.io More Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Roger Dickerman - Why (24 Hours of) Art?
May 13 2024
Roger Dickerman - Why (24 Hours of) Art?
In this week’s episode, we sit down with our good friend and founder of the 24 Hours of Art, Roger Dickerman. We dive into Roger’s background in trading and fitness, his love of art, founding Artifex and 24 Hours of Art, the power of routines, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 intro3:43 Why 24 Hours of Art? 7:35 What does a day in your life look like right now?12:10 What drew you to appreciating art?14:10 Roger’s background in trading and training24:10 What pulled you out of brick and mortar and into the digital realm?33:20 First big win in NFTs?37:30 What is Artifex? 45:35 Holding Bitcoin and Ethereum vs. trading actively58:42 What is your process for finding all of the art sales?1:09:10 Collecting on Bitcoin?1:13:00 Inspirations for the 24 hours of Art1:36:55 Fitness routines and maintaining strong relationships with our spouses 2:03:50 Family vibes2:13:10 Advising Aku2:17:55 What would the title of your autobiography be? More Roger:X:  https://twitter.com/RogerDickermanMore Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumportal: http://portal.arbitrum.io More Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Funghibull - The power of psychedelics
May 6 2024
Funghibull - The power of psychedelics
In this week’s episode, we sit down with our good friend and co-founder of Shillr, Funghibull. Funghi is one of our favorite collectors, builders and overall people in the space. We dive into Funghi’s background playing rugby, going to medical school in Scotland, 10 gram mushroom trips, finding punks, forming Shillr, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 intro2:50 Funghi’s early life4:30 Funghi’s college experience11:30 Living in Scotland15:00 Playing Rugby21:30 Funghi’s 10g mushroom trip37:35 Starting from the bottom47:35 First job after getting a degree50:39 How Funghi found punks1:00:19 First piece of art collected1:05:40 How did Shillr form?1:16:40 Making lemonade out of lemons when sponsors pull out of events1:37:20 What would the title of your autobiography be?More Funghi:X:  https://twitter.com/funghibullMore Shillr:https://www.shillr.xyz/More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumportal: http://portal.arbitrum.io More Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Mike Demarais - Making the future fun with Rainbow
Apr 29 2024
Mike Demarais - Making the future fun with Rainbow
In this week’s episode, we sit down with our friend and co-founder of Rainbow Wallet, Mike Demarais. We dive into Mike’s background as a software engineer, how he fell into the crypto rabbithole, co-founding Rainbow, important lessons learned from raising capital, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro (Lindyness of the Fractional Hat)3:30 Mike’s crypto rabbit hole story and inspiration for Rainbow16:50 How did you get into software development?30:00 Mike’s political aspirations32:20 The Rainbow Brand and how Mike thinks about building 46:35 Andy buys punks because of Mike’s tweets50:30 Early crypto meetups in NYC 53:40 Rainbow’s first raise and what they learned from YC1:02:50 Most important lesson learned from raising capital? 1:11:10 What does a day in the life of Mike Rainbow look like?1:17:10 How had Discord use changed from the mania in 2021 until now?1:21:00 Ordinals1:32:00 Gaming backgrounds1:41:35 Mike’s love of Unisocks1:47:20 What’s next for Rainbow?1:58:40 Telegram bots2:01:00 NFTs on L2s2:10:32 What would your autobiography title be?More Mike:X:  https://x.com/mikedemaraisMore Rainbow:https://rainbow.me/ More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumportal: http://portal.arbitrum.io More Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Vinnie Hager - Evolving as an artist throughout market cycles
Apr 22 2024
Vinnie Hager - Evolving as an artist throughout market cycles
In this week’s episode, we sit down with Vinnie Hager. Vinnie is an artist from Baltimore who focuses on a wide variety of mediums spanning from digital art to streetwear and even tables and stools. His style is immediately recognizable with a mixture of glyphs and objects including his signature flowers, eyes, water drops, smileys, hearts and envelopes. We dive into Vinnie’s morning routine, the evolution of his artistic style, skateboarding, falling into the NFT rabbit hole and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro2:45 What’s your morning routine?4:30 Adjusting from market shifts and favorite events9:00 Using the bear market to experiment17:00 How do you find your style evolving?25:10 How have Twitter spaces changed over the last few years?27:55 Vinnie’s intro the NFT space 31:20 Finding a base of collectors within a pfp community34:20 First NFT Vinnie minted?41:25 Vinnie’s “Traditional Art Resume”44:40 Skateboarding53:42 Why leave Baltimore for LA?57:40 How do you approach minting on Solana or Bitcoin?1:02:30 Exploring style from hyper realistic to more abstract1:10:10 What inspired you to paint on physical goods?1:17:25 Bitcoin Puppets 1:27:40 Family following your journey 1:37:10 Have you considered using anything like IYK to chip your clothes?1:43:20 Favorite streetwear pieces?1:49:40 Hobby Lobby’s frames vs. Local shops 1:58:10 DieWithTheMostLikes Marfa Flea Market2:03:00 Not Drug Advice 2:11:30 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More Vinnie:X:  https://x.com/VinnieHagerIG: https://www.instagram.com/vinniehagerMore Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumportal: http://portal.arbitrum.io More Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
SHIPWRECKED #12: Goku & Maria - Our First Couple Interview
Apr 15 2024
SHIPWRECKED #12: Goku & Maria - Our First Couple Interview
In this week’s episode, we did a little something different, again. We brought on our first ever couple, Goku and Maria. Goku is a badass artist and collector who has been a champion of the Solana art space since its inception. He is currently the marketing and community lead at Exchange Art. Maria Sutherland is an incredible producer, known for planning some of the best executed events in the space such as NFT Now’s Gateway in Miami and Korea.We dive deep into all things long-term relationships, how Goku and Maria met, their first big breaks in the crypto space, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content will be redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. Andy and I have been massive fans of Arbitrum since they launched, and both of us invested in Offchain Labs Series B back in 2021. This is a full circle moment for us and we couldn’t be happier to partner with Arbitrum for this season.If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro3:58 How did Goku and Maria meet?5:20 Goku gets his butt tattoo’d 9:55 How long did it take from dating to engagement to marriage? 14:30 Benny’s worst dates20:30 Why are you named Goku?23:25 When did Maria know she was a badass producer?26:20 Issues with brands in Web341:55 Is Maria a degen?52:30 Partners’ needs, resilience of babies, shampoo, and Benny playing the Ocarina58:20 Deeze breaks his arm twice 1:10:35 Do your parents follow you?1:13:40 Buying Bitcoin Puppets 1:19:50 Creating Discords for Celebrities 1:28:40 Bitconned and other crazy crypto stories1:37:20 Planning massive events at Korea and Art Basel Miami1:43:10 Favorite digital display and art vibes1:59:05 What’s next for you both?2:10:45 Who has surprised you the most from knowing them online to meeting them irl?2:16:35 Weirdest Twitter Space hosting locations?2:23:50 If you were on a shipwrecked island, what album would you listen to on repeat?For more Goku:X: https://twitter.com/goku_nftFor more Maria:x: https://twitter.com/riasuthFor more Redbeard:x: https://twitter.com/redbeardnftFor more DeeZe:x: https://twitter.com/deezeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumMore Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaTheme Music by Ollie Chaninx: https://twitter.com/olliechaninProduced by Weesh:x: https://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Weesh - The Man Behind our Cameras
Apr 8 2024
Weesh - The Man Behind our Cameras
In this week’s episode, we did a little something different. We took the man who is usually behind the camera and put him in front of it. We sat down with our producer Weesh to dive into how in fell in love with art and became a collector, how he met Andy and fun childhood memories together, his biggest wins in crypto, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro1:00 How did you fall in love with art?13:10 Favorite movies20:40 Rebellion phase of life26:50 Thesis for movies and crypto?31:20 Top Shot intro to crypto40:40 Weesh genesis story45:02 How did Weesh meet Andy?50:40 Andy’s concussion story58:52 Scoring music1:13:30 Being a pyromaniac1:27:02 Guilt from making too much easy money1:34:08 The Watch1:40:00 Ripping a Parallel masterpiece and hitting big wins off small buys2:02:15 The risk of losing your Twitter platform2:11:55 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More Weesh:X:  https://twitter.com/__weesh__More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumportal: http://portal.arbitrum.io More Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Spencer Gordon-Sand (Spencer Ventures) - Intelligent capital allocation in the NFT markets
Mar 25 2024
Spencer Gordon-Sand (Spencer Ventures) - Intelligent capital allocation in the NFT markets
In this week’s episode, we sit down with Spencer Gordon Sand, the mastermind behind Spencer Ventures. Before launching Spencer Ventures, Spencer was a competitive fencer, Magic the gathering player, and startup enjoyooor. We dive into Spencer’s investment thesis behind NFTs and how his fund invests, finding and buying distressed assets in a bear market , point farming optimization, a peak behind the 3AC liquidation and dickbutt buys, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro2:05 What is Spencer Ventures?10:05 Working for startups16:05 Transition from startups to crypto19:08 NFTs are the private markets of crypto 24:30 How do you look at the NFT ecosystem as a capital allocator?32:15 The dickbutt story44:41 Finding the right investors 51:11 Bear market fund investments 1:08:35 3AC Liquidation story 1:21:15 Points that are worth farming1:32:15 Exiting positions as a fund1:43:58 How did competitive MTG, chess, and fencing help you become a better trader?2:05:15 What would the title of your autobiography be?2:07:35 Shoutouts2:21:34 Buying relevance More WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Discord: https://discord.gg/yxRarqPn3BMore Spencer:X: https://x.com/sgsand1?s=20More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumMore Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Tunez and Intern from Monad - How to get your foot in the door and building during bear markets
Mar 18 2024
Tunez and Intern from Monad - How to get your foot in the door and building during bear markets
In this week’s episode, we sit down with Intern and Tunez from the Monad team. Prior to Monad, Tunez was working with Delphi Digital and Intern was working at CMS Holdings. They’re two of my oldest friends from crypto twitter. We get into why they joined the Monad team, alpha for finding jobs in the space, biggest lessons from previous cycles, and so much more. Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content is now redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to http://portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.Time Stamps:0:00 Intro4:28 Intern falls into the crypto rabbit hole18:40 Tunez’s 2018 bear market 22:55 How did Intern get a job @ CMSHoldings? 26:05 Tunez’s time @ Delphi30:15 How did researching at CMS evolve over Intern’s few years there?38:30 Biggest win from the 2021 cycle?45:20 Memecoins49:30 Van Eck made it OK for institutions to shitpost 54:45 What drew you to joining the Monad team?1:03:47 Monad Pipeline 1:05:52 What does your day to day look like?1:20:35 What did you do during this bear market to set yourself up better than the last one?1:23:40 Twitter alerts1:33:02 Story behind @intern 1:35:50 What would the title of your autobiography be?1:39:30 How many people are on the Monad team?1:42:40 What are you looking forward to in 2024?More WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More TunezX: https://x.com/cryptunez?s=20More InternX: https://x.com/intern?s=20More MonadX: https://twitter.com/monad_xyz More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumMore Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
SHIPWRECKED #11 - Rhynotic and Toni Marinara
Mar 11 2024
SHIPWRECKED #11 - Rhynotic and Toni Marinara
In this week’s episode, we sit down with Toni Marinara and Rhynotic, two of the most under the radar chad art patrons in the digital art space right now. Rhynotic is a gigabrain dev helping build out PREMINT which is the best allowlist platform in town. Toni is a badass lawyer who is representing and championing the culture of code with ArtXCode. This episode is jam packed with art vibes. We dive into how we fell in love with the art, the differences between patrons and collectors and how to onboard more patrons, the importance of art history, balancing breadth vs. depth when it comes to connections, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content will be redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. Andy and I have been massive fans of Arbitrum since they launched, and both of us invested in Offchain Labs Series B back in 2021. This is a full circle moment for us and we couldn’t be happier to partner with Arbitrum for this season.If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.0:00 Intro3:36 Toni’s love of art and representing artists21:05 Benny convinces Deeze to buy a skull 22:00 Benny builds tunnels and other jewish culture27:00 Why we like Ordinals 39:00 Difference between collecting pfps and art48:45 Why Benny did 23 and me57:30 Co-collecting pros and cons1:06:30 Difference between a Patron and Collector1:17:25 Balancing making deeper connections vs. new connections with artists1:23:55 How do we bring more patrons into the space?1:33:05 Custom wine art by Lars Wander1:46:05 Rhynotic’s experience in the discord trenches helping artists1:53:00 The art world is shifting from inaccessible to accessible 1:58:20 PROOF’s art team is top tier2:04:00 Where did Toni Marinara and Rhynotic get their handles from?2:09:02 Who are the art critics you respect?2:17:45 Avant Arte changing the game 2:21:00 Importance of art history 2:29:01 What album what you take on a deserted island? 2:31:30 Kanye apologizesFor more Toni Marinara:X: https://x.com/Toni_Marinara?s=20For more Rhynotic:x: https://x.com/Rhynotic?s=20For more Redbeard:x: https://twitter.com/redbeardnftFor more DeeZe:x: https://twitter.com/deezeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumMore Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaTheme Music by Ollie Chaninx: https://twitter.com/olliechaninProduced by Weesh:x: https://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Postwook - Training like an athlete as an artist, beating addiction, and dealing with ebbs and flows of being a full time creative.
Mar 4 2024
Postwook - Training like an athlete as an artist, beating addiction, and dealing with ebbs and flows of being a full time creative.
In this week’s episode, we sit down with Natasha Chomko aka Postwook. Postwook is a Los Angeles based digital artist focused on cooking up some of the most visually pleasing and nostalgia provoking surreal landscape collage art. We dive into Postwook’s origin story, training like an athlete as an artist, diversifying income streams, beating addiction, dealing with the ebbs and flows of being a full time artist in a volatile space, and so much more.Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content will be redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. Andy and I have been massive fans of Arbitrum since they launched, and both of us invested in Offchain Labs Series B back in 2021. This is a full circle moment for us and we couldn’t be happier to partner with Arbitrum for this season.If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.Shownotes: 0:00 Intro2:40 Being a morning person + training like an athlete 11:30 Forcing ourselves to try new things and our favorite use cases for AI 22:45 The 2016 Election and how the algorithm has changed culture34:00 What have you called out that you’d like to help fix?47:25 How do you find collaborations and diversify your income as an artist?57:10 Political leanings changing over time1:04:10 Where does the name Postwook come from? 1:19:40 Beating addictions and excess with the help of disciplined exercise 1:37:25 What artists inspire you the most?1:49:34 Dealing with the ebbs and flows1:58:05 What’s a day in the life of Postwook look like?2:10:48 How would you define your artistic style?2:16:20 What would the title of your autobiography be? 2:25:40 Exciting things in 2024More WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More PostwookX: https://x.com/POSTWOOK?s=20Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/postwook/More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumMore Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
AJ Warner - Scaling Ethereum and Aligning Incentives with the Chief Strategic Officer of Offchain Labs
Feb 23 2024
AJ Warner - Scaling Ethereum and Aligning Incentives with the Chief Strategic Officer of Offchain Labs
In this episode, we are joined by AJ Warner, the Chief Strategic Officer of Offchain Labs, the main contributors to the Arbitrum ecosystem. AJ is a gigabrain chad who joined the Offchain Labs in November 2020 and has been their CSO since January 2022. We dive into AJ’s crypto origin story, how he joined Offchain Labs, the technical and ideological differences between Arbitrum and other scaling solutions, how the scaling solution business model works, the biggest blockers in crypto as investors and builders, and so much more.We share some massive news in this episode as well, announcing that Arbitrum is our presenting sponsor for Season 4 of the Pod! Season Four is officially powered by Arbitrum and our content will be redistributed across Rug Radio and Decrypt’s platforms. Andy and I have been massive fans of Arbitrum since they launched, and both of us invested in Offchain Labs Series B back in 2021. This is a full circle moment for us and we couldn’t be happier to partner with Arbitrum for this season.If you’ve never felt the frictionless transactions at lightning speeds on the world’s most decentralized L2, what are you waiting for?Head on over to portal.arbitrum.io to check out their growing ecosystem where you can explore 600+ apps and even participate in missions to earn points.Show Notes0:00 Intro2:00 Crypto Origin Story + Joining Offchain Labs12:25 First Day at Offchain Labs and early days at Arbitrum 19:15 How is Arbitrum differentiated in the scaling ecosystem? 27:00 What’s the rationale for having Offchain Labs separate from Arbitrum DAO? 31:55 How did Arbitrum Nova come to be? (Layer 3s)42:45 How is this a feasible business? 46:49 Getting permission to launch an L2 License from the Arbitrum DAO 51:10 How does the governance of Layer 3s work? 59:25 Getting stablecoins onto L3s safely and quickly1:02:30 Superchains vs. Chain Clusters1:04:30 The Biggest Blocker in Crypto, misaligned incentives towards launching L1/L2s vs. Apps 1:20:40 What are you excited about over the next few years?1:35:30 Slowing down sybil attacks on airdrop farming1:45:50 Coinbase Fees are insane1:57:20 Donor advised fund alpha2:05:57 Passions outside of work2:13:40 How Offchain Labs is building outside of Arbitrum2:16:20 How many people work for Arbitrum?2:24:58 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALX: https://twitter.com/wedoalittlepod Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More AJX: https://x.com/ajwarner90?s=20More ArbitrumX: https://twitter.com/arbitrumMore Offchain LabsX: https: https://twitter.com/OffchainLabs More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore Rug Radiowebsite:  https://www.rug.fm/ x: https://twitter.com/RugRadioMore Decryptwebsite: https://decrypt.co/ x: https://twitter.com/decryptmediaMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Nick and Pio - Founding The Nifty & BoDoggos, learnings from multiple years of hosting daily shows, and leveling up the crypto content industry.
Feb 9 2024
Nick and Pio - Founding The Nifty & BoDoggos, learnings from multiple years of hosting daily shows, and leveling up the crypto content industry.
Kicking off Season 4 of We Do A Little with a 💥with the 🐐 duo Nick and Pio from The Nifty and BoDoggos. Nick and Pio are some of the most dedicated grinders we know in the media space. On top of building their business and brand, they’ve been hosting daily morning shows for a few years while putting out hilarious content around the spectacles happening in the cryptocurrency space. We tap into Nick and Pio’s lives before working together, how they met, their respective inspirations, how they’ve strategically grown the Nifty team, and so much more.0:00 Intro2:49 Transitioning from grinding Facebook full time to Crypto (writing 3700 articles in a 1.5-2 year span)4:30 Pio joins us8:21 How did Nick and Pio meet and how did they get into business together?25:20 How did the Nifty Portal daily spaces come together?28:24 Pio’s passion for film, being undecided at Northeastern and moving to LA 53:30 What does the perfect next 5 years look like? 1:00:15 Twitter alerts for market movers 1:04:20 Nifty Portal NFTs and BoDoggos1:07:10 Growing the Nifty Portal team1:29:45 Creatives that inspire you?1:51:15 What would the title of your autobiography be?1:54:15 What are you looking forward to in 2024?More WDALYouTube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/AStUCwXERh   More NickX: https://twitter.com/allnick More PioX: https://twitter.com/piovincenzo_More The Niftyhttps://www.thenifty.com/ More Andy8052X: https://twitter.com/andy8052 More DeezeX:  https://twitter.com/DeeZeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song) X: https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by WeeshX: https://twitter.com/__weesh__ DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
We Do A Little Duo Pod #2 - What We're Doing in 2024 and our Favorite Narratives
Jan 5 2024
We Do A Little Duo Pod #2 - What We're Doing in 2024 and our Favorite Narratives
In this episode,  Andy and Deeze discuss their favorite narratives for 2024, how it has been building IKB, things we paid less than $250 for that made our lives better, some of our favorite content, and more. Show Notes00:00 Introduction and Holiday Recap03:10 Exploring Bitcoin 06:10 Solana and Other Ecosystems09:55 Staking TIA and Airdrops11:29 AI Coins and BitTensor16:43 Maker Changes and DeFi Tokens20:02 COIN and Rotations23:13 Inside IKB and the Closed Beta27:03 Challenges and Easier Aspects of Building IKB32:04 Future Plans for IKB and Best Ball33:56 Grinding NBA and Competition35:08 Fantasy Sports Strategies39:26 Exploring Underdog Golf41:57 Challenges of NBA DFS45:19 AI Agents in Fantasy Sports49:45 Investing in Startups55:05 Best Purchases Under $25058:28 Taking Care of Health01:04:48 Insightful Content01:10:15 Finding Your Own Path to Success01:11:04 The Importance of Patience and Transformation01:13:10 Identity and Personal Success01:14:01 The Value of Work-Life Balance01:15:27 The Myth of the 10-Year Plan01:19:01 Larry and Lola's Origins (Does Andy need a third cat?)More Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore IKB Website: https://ikb.gg/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ikbdotgg DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.
Ovie Faruq (OSF) - Modern Day Renaissance man aka how to succeed as a professional trader, collector, artist, and show host.
Oct 30 2023
Ovie Faruq (OSF) - Modern Day Renaissance man aka how to succeed as a professional trader, collector, artist, and show host.
In our 11th and final episode of Season 3, we are joined by modern day renaissance man Ovie Faruq aka OSF. OSF is a well known professional trader, art collector, artist, golfer, fighter, and talk show host. There is nothing this man cannot do. We dive into OSF’s background growing up in England, how he met Mando, how he got into crypto and NFTs, his journey from art collector to artist, how he pulled off one of the biggest bored ape trades of the cycle, portfolio allocation thoughts, and so much more.Season 3 Based Edition Mint Link - https://zora.co/collect/base:0xa2aabc3c9d2580474e7bd1ee57a2f0fa2d6d7087 All Season 3 details - https://mirror.xyz/wedoalittle.eth/JvijmDLZSBeY_BYQC-vz63O_bVOu9ksaJaNWb4Azftg 0:00 Intro 2:20 Throwing multiple events during the week4:40 Growing up in England, living in NYC, returning back to London7:10 How did you meet Mando and become a professional trader?17:40 Bidding on Pegz with the mother in law in the car20:10 Co-collecting with Mando24:50 The transition from Degenz to RektGuy34:20 What does a day in the life look like?40:05 How did you get involved with Rug Radio?51:50 Benefits of living in a European time zone55:10 What made you so convicted in the Bored Ape trade?1:11:23 Why did you sell most of your PFPs?1:17:00 When did you start minting your art?1:32:30 Portfolio allocation thoughts1:44:25 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALYoutube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/YbJtAVt4uAMore OSFTwitter: https://twitter.com/osf_rektMore Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song)https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by Weeshhttps://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
DieWithTheMostLikes - Prolific creating habits, slinging digital waste, fascinations with ground beef and Midwest culture.
Oct 23 2023
DieWithTheMostLikes - Prolific creating habits, slinging digital waste, fascinations with ground beef and Midwest culture.
In our Tenth episode of Season 3, we are joined by hilarious and grotesque Mark Wilson aka DieWithTheMostLikes. Mark is an artist and writer (among other things) based out of Indiana known for his absurdly sad, introspective, and remorseful caricatures of modern society. One thing is for sure, Mark is able to find humor in the darkest recesses of humanity. We dive into Mark’s background as a digital waste slinger, how smoking weed in 8th grade altered his world view, fascinations with ground beef, Midwestern culture, glory holes, airport bathrooms, fuckable mattresses, human pelotons, edible arrangements, sparsely attended funerals, and so much more.Season 3 Based Edition Mint Link - https://zora.co/collect/base:0xa2aabc3c9d2580474e7bd1ee57a2f0fa2d6d7087 All Season 3 details - https://mirror.xyz/wedoalittle.eth/JvijmDLZSBeY_BYQC-vz63O_bVOu9ksaJaNWb4Azftg 0:00 Intro3:57 Casinos and the vibes in Indiana11:30 Not leaving your hometown ages you faster16:25 Life plan going into College?26:00 Smoking weed in 8th grade 30:30 169 Bar in NYC44:28 $300,000 Bed?51:22 What question do you ask someone to see if they’re a narc?53:28 What inspired the creation of the human peloton?1:07:28 Conversations on airplanes1:18:50 Tipping culture1:23:45 What do you do in your free time?1:42:25 How important was beef growing up?1:49:30 Midwest Halloween1:54:30 The media monoculture is dead2:00:13 Favorite Sneakers2:06:41 What would the title of your autobiography be? More WDALYoutube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/YbJtAVt4uAMore DiewiththemostlikesTwitter: https://twitter.com/toadswibackMore Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song)https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by Weeshhttps://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Mae - Living in Australia, creating + selling 3D assets in the Sims, and crushing the monthly edition game
Oct 15 2023
Mae - Living in Australia, creating + selling 3D assets in the Sims, and crushing the monthly edition game
In our 9th episode of Season 3, we are joined by serene and celestial Mae aka Eniosta. Mae is a 3D landscape artist from the east coast of Australia. Her work depicts surreal, peaceful, calm landscapes that cannot exist on earth. We dive into Mae’s background as a virtual asset creator in the Sims, the pros and cons of working a day job while creating art, comparing and contrasting the US and Australia, the importance of affordable editions and so much more.Season 3 Based Edition Mint Link - https://zora.co/collect/base:0xa2aabc3c9d2580474e7bd1ee57a2f0fa2d6d7087 All Season 3 details - https://mirror.xyz/wedoalittle.eth/JvijmDLZSBeY_BYQC-vz63O_bVOu9ksaJaNWb4Azftg 0:00 Intro2:16 How have you been enjoying America? (As an Australian) 19:35 Australia tips and tricks 26:00 Flying in Australia31:20 Where did you grow up and how did you know you were an artist? 39:35 The Sims40:15 Working in IT46:25 Why did you shift to a monthly edition over 1/1s?1:18:54 Balancing degenerate trading with creating 1:26:50 The difference between collecting in 2023 and 2021 (clip?)1:32:01 How did you find yourself buying crypto in 2016?1:43:00 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALYoutube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/YbJtAVt4uAMore MaeTwitter: https://twitter.com/enixstaInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/enixsta/More Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song)https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by Weeshhttps://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Egodead - Ego and consciousness in art, the power of meditation and inspirations.
Oct 9 2023
Egodead - Ego and consciousness in art, the power of meditation and inspirations.
In our Eighth episode of Season 3, we are joined by the crazy talented artist Nishant Malhotra aka Egodead. Egodead is an Indian multimedia artist expressing studies of consciousness and the ego. We dive into his upbringing and how it shaped his artistic style, meditation retreats and the power of stillness, Fashion inspirations, Marijuana usage, and so much more.Season 3 Based Edition Mint Link - https://zora.co/collect/base:0xa2aabc3c9d2580474e7bd1ee57a2f0fa2d6d7087 All Season 3 details - https://mirror.xyz/wedoalittle.eth/JvijmDLZSBeY_BYQC-vz63O_bVOu9ksaJaNWb4Azftg 0:00 intro4:20 Where did you grow up? How did you become Egodead?6:31 What drew you to meditation retreats?11:35 Transitioning from parent’s expectations to being a full time artist15:48 Crypto foundation built during the pandemic21:38 First piece minted25:58 What does a peak day in the life look like?40:08 Marijuana45:33 What inspires you?50:33 How has San Francisco changed during your lifetime?1:10:13 When did your parents start supporting your artistic career?1:14:08 Physical vs. Digital creations1:25:48 Bidders’ Editions1:35:55 Social Media use1:39:22 Fashion Inspirations1:57:43 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALYoutube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/YbJtAVt4uAMore EgodeadTwitter: https://twitter.com/egodeadMore Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song)https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by Weeshhttps://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Blockhead - Growing up in the underbelly of Vegas, making it as a professional writer, and finding light in the darkest of places
Oct 2 2023
Blockhead - Growing up in the underbelly of Vegas, making it as a professional writer, and finding light in the darkest of places
In our Seventh episode of Season 3, we are joined by Blockhead or “OhYouBlockhead” on Twitter. Blockhead is a professional screenwriter and writer. He’s also a former professional poker player and actively still involved in the blackjack scene. Most importantly, he’s one of Deeze's best and oldest friends in the crypto space. We dive into Blockhead’s childhood and how it inspires his writing, various gambling stories and bad beats, dealing with your best friend’s suicide, and finding the light at the end of the tunnel.Season 3 Based Edition Mint Link - https://zora.co/collect/base:0xa2aabc3c9d2580474e7bd1ee57a2f0fa2d6d7087 All Season 3 details - https://mirror.xyz/wedoalittle.eth/JvijmDLZSBeY_BYQC-vz63O_bVOu9ksaJaNWb4Azftg 0:00 Intro3:20 Where did you grow up? How did it impact your worldview?5:48 When did you realize your upbringing was different?8:02 How did you get into poker?13:15 Living with a Crazy Mom21:40 Law School26:30 Best friend commits suicide35:45 Most important things about writing41:01 Favorite poker movie?46:00 Architects discord51:05 Why is your mom the first e-girl?55:34 When did you start to see light at the end of the tunnel?1:14:45 Do you put yourself in interesting circumstances to get “Content”?1:21:45 What would the title of your autobiography be?More WDALYoutube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/YbJtAVt4uAMore BlockheadTwitter: https://twitter.com/OhYouBlockheadMore Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song)https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by Weeshhttps://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.
Muddawg - Climbing the eSports ladder, Directing Talent at 100 Thieves, and the intersection of gaming and crypto.
Sep 25 2023
Muddawg - Climbing the eSports ladder, Directing Talent at 100 Thieves, and the intersection of gaming and crypto.
In our Sixth episode of Season 3, we are joined by Eric “Muddawg” Sanders. Muddawg is a retired professional Call of Duty player who is the current director of talent for one of the biggest eSports organizations in the world, 100 Thieves. We dive into Eric’s love of professional gaming, how he and 100 Thieves look at creator economics, web3 gaming shortcomings, his crypto rabbit hole journey, and so much more. Season 3 Based Edition Mint Link - https://zora.co/collect/base:0xa2aabc3c9d2580474e7bd1ee57a2f0fa2d6d7087 All Season 3 details - https://mirror.xyz/wedoalittle.eth/JvijmDLZSBeY_BYQC-vz63O_bVOu9ksaJaNWb4Azftg 0:00 Intro3:40 What game got you hooked on competitive gaming?8:20 Differences between a top 10 and top 1000 player11:40 What does a day in the life look like for you?16:00 How has gaming changed since you’ve been a pro?27:10 Transition from pro-gaming to working in the eSports industry31:20 What trends are you trying to get ahead of?35:50 How do you find new creators to bring under the 100T banner?40:15 How has TikTok changed the content game? (clip?)44:10 How did you find the crypto space?50:35 How did 100T enter the NFT space?55:55 Dookey Dash Controversy (clip?)1:01:25 Favorite sneakers?1:04:50 How important player bases are in gaming (clip?)1:09:25 Legalese in the gaming space1:17:30 Any games coming out that excite you? Favorite single player games?1:28:50 Mourning the mismanagement of the Halo IP1:35:15 What are we looking forward to in the bear market?1:42:10 What would the title of your autobiography be?1:49:30 Favorite apparel?More WDALYoutube Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVA4...Mirror Subscribe: https://mirror.xyz/0xE8436a2337751F76...Discord: https://discord.gg/YbJtAVt4uAMore MuddawgWebsite: https://100thieves.com/Twitter: https://x.com/MuddawgMore Andy8052Twitter: https://twitter.com/andy8052More DeezeTwitter: https://twitter.com/DeezeMore h0m3w0rk (creators of our theme song)https://twitter.com/homeworkNFTProduction by Weeshhttps://twitter.com/__weesh__DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained within this podcast is financial or investment advice, a solicitation to buy or sell any token, or to be relied upon to make any financial decisions.  The podcast hosts or guests may own tokens or art that is discussed.  All opinions shared on this podcast are those of the respective individuals only and provided for information and entertainment purposes only.We does not condone or support the creation, buying, or selling of NFTs as a means of investment.  Please consult and work directly with qualified professionals before making any decisions related to NFTs.