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Crypto Island

PJ Vogt

A new series from a founding host of Reply All. Crypto Island explores the frontiers of a strange new world. (This series is best experienced by beginning at episode one).

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The Drug Trader
May 26 2022
The Drug Trader
This week we follow a dollar underground. For notes, further reading, or to support this project visit pjvogt.com.
The Drug Trader
May 26 2022
The Drug Trader
This week we follow a dollar underground. For notes, further reading, or to support this project visit pjvogt.com.
The Lunatic Who Crashed Crypto
May 13 2022
The Lunatic Who Crashed Crypto
This week, a story of about how crypto just imploded due to one risky, financial product. And the fight-loving, Twitter-addicted founder who invented that product for his adoring army of lunatics. Visit Crypto Island at pjvogt.com if you'd like to help support this project. There's a newsletter about how these episodes are made, too.
Genesis
May 7 2022
Genesis
This week: Bitcoin. We trace it from its humble origins in a .PDF to the movement it has spawned, all over three days at an enormous Bitcoin conference in Miami.  Visit Crypto Island at pjvogt.com if you'd like to ask questions about this episode, help support this project, or to simply view a photograph of this reporter collapsed from a panic attack. There's a newsletter about how this episode was made, too.
The Skeptic
Apr 5 2022
The Skeptic
The strange journeys of Cas Piancey, a baker turned crypto skeptic. (For notes & further reading on this episode, check out my newsletter at pjvogt.com).
Miguel
Mar 25 2022
Miguel
A conversation with Miguel Piedrafita. Why would a 19-year-old from Spain want to buy the US Constitution?
ConstitutionDAO
Mar 23 2022
ConstitutionDAO
A story about a strange auction for perhaps the most valuable piece of paper in America. (Listen to introduction episode before this one, if you haven't! Also for notes & further reading on this episode, check out my newsletter at pjvogt.com).
Welcome to Crypto Island
Mar 14 2022
Welcome to Crypto Island
An introduction to this limited series. A video of a mysterious tropical island populated entirely by Bitcoin dynasts and Dogecoin princelings sends a reporter on a new journey.