1h 6 min

"Everyone Can be Rich in Crypto; There are no Divine Rights:" Terry Crews The Defiant

    • Technologies

In this week’s episode, I speak with Terry Crews, a legit star. He was a professional football player, has starred in multiple Hollywood films and currently leads in TV shows including America’s Got Talent. He is also a cryptocurrency enthusiast, minting his own social token called POWER. Terry has a very powerful story on how he got into crypto. It was at a design show in Milan. He wanted to support his friend at the show, but wasn’t able to withdraw money from his own American Express account. He realized a financial system that’s based on trusting a long line of intermediaries is broken. He thought, even when he did everything right, and he was already wealthy and famous, he still got the door shut in his face —so what’s left for the rest? All of that cemented his view that the financial system should be permissionless, transparent and global.

Big thanks to our sponsors:


Colony, which makes it easy for people all over the world to build organizations together, online.

Balancer, one of the leading DeFi automated market makers (AMM) for multiple tokens. Dive into their pools at https://balancer.finance/!

Enzyme provides an easy way to build, scale and monetize DeFi investment strategies

Kraken, consistently rated the best and most secure cryptocurrency exchange, which can get you from fiat to DeFi

Aave, an open source and non-custodial liquidity protocol where users can earn interest on deposits and borrow assets

In this week’s episode, I speak with Terry Crews, a legit star. He was a professional football player, has starred in multiple Hollywood films and currently leads in TV shows including America’s Got Talent. He is also a cryptocurrency enthusiast, minting his own social token called POWER. Terry has a very powerful story on how he got into crypto. It was at a design show in Milan. He wanted to support his friend at the show, but wasn’t able to withdraw money from his own American Express account. He realized a financial system that’s based on trusting a long line of intermediaries is broken. He thought, even when he did everything right, and he was already wealthy and famous, he still got the door shut in his face —so what’s left for the rest? All of that cemented his view that the financial system should be permissionless, transparent and global.

Big thanks to our sponsors:


Colony, which makes it easy for people all over the world to build organizations together, online.

Balancer, one of the leading DeFi automated market makers (AMM) for multiple tokens. Dive into their pools at https://balancer.finance/!

Enzyme provides an easy way to build, scale and monetize DeFi investment strategies

Kraken, consistently rated the best and most secure cryptocurrency exchange, which can get you from fiat to DeFi

Aave, an open source and non-custodial liquidity protocol where users can earn interest on deposits and borrow assets

1h 6 min

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