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WTF Happened in 1971? with Larry Lepard, Ben Prentice, HAC, and Saifedean Ammous
Nov 11 2022
WTF Happened in 1971? with Larry Lepard, Ben Prentice, HAC, and Saifedean Ammous
In this episode, we talk with Lawrence Lepard, the guys behind Ben Prentice and Heavily Armed Clown, and Saifedean Ammous about the following topics: What motivated them to educate about the decoupling of money from gold.Did Nixon have a choice? What else could he have done? Of all the things that went wrong beginning in 1971, what is the most impactful of the following: food? education? real earnings & savings? other social phenomona?What 1971 chart triggers people the most?Pushback on the idea that 1971 events caused these issuesWhat aspect of the nixon shock is least understood or talked aboutDo people in government understand what happened in 1971 and its implications? Is bitcoin a forcing function to up this number and education on the topic?can what happened with gold backing the dollar, fractional reserve, etc. happen to a future government on a bitcoin standard?How can an average bitcoiner  of the class of 2021 get up to speed on all of this history and knowledge that has been memory-holed?what can the average person do to help spread this knowledge and support wtf 1971? and so much more! These guys are some of the brightest minds in the Bitcoin space and they never disappoint! You won't want to miss this conversation!   Join us on Twitter Spaces every week for discussions like this!   Links Twitter: Lepard's EMA: Lepard's twitter: Prentice: Ammous: