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Rabbit Hole Recap ODELL and Marty Bent

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Join ODELL and Marty as they sit down to discuss the latest news in Bitcoin every week.

    Rabbit Hole Recap #228: DCG & Genesis Getting Dragged into the Contagion

    Rabbit Hole Recap #228: DCG & Genesis Getting Dragged into the Contagion

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:



    - The Securities Commission of The Bahamas Seized Digital Assets of FTX After Bankruptcy Declared in US 



    - Bitcoin Core v24.0 



    - Sparrow Wallet v1.7.1 



    - Hoseki Launches Real-Time Proof of Reserves Hub 



    - ‘SatsCrap’ Bitcoin P2P Marketplace 



    - Tornado Cash Developer Alexey Pertsev to Remain in Jail Until at Least Late February 



    - Genesis Balance Sheet Reveals $2.8 billion in Outstanding Loans: 30% made to related parties including parent company Digital Currency Group 



    - 3AC, DCG & Amazing Coincidences 



    - FTX and Gemini bought a large stake in a bank 



    - Mutiny wallet node in the browser 



    - FTX "hacker" sends bitcoin to centralized mixer 



    - Lightning Legends Tournament 



    - SURVIVAL by ODELL 

    TIMESTAMPS:
    6:00 - Dashboard
    8:45 - The contagion continues with Genesis
    12:35 - GBTC money printer
    18:00 - Once more, control your keys
    25:40 - DCG's massive portfolio
    28:20 - Get your Black Friday wallets
    30:10 - Bahamas ChipMixer
    36:25 - FTX and Farmington
    43:35 - SBF NYT speaker
    45:00 - Chaos out there, stay humble stack sats
    53:20 - BTC Core 24.0
    57:40 - Sparrow 1.7.1
    58:35 - Hoseki real time proof of reserves
    1:02:55 - SatsCrap
    1:07:15 - Tornado Cash dev in jail till February
    1:11:50 - Mutiny Wallet
    1:13:30 - Legends of Lightning
    1:14:50 - Shoutouts and Boostagrams
    1:20:00 - Closing riff



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    • 1 hr 31 min
    Rabbit Hole Recap #227: FTX was a Ponzi and held no bitcoin... who's next?

    Rabbit Hole Recap #227: FTX was a Ponzi and held no bitcoin... who's next?

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:



    - Contagion continues



    - Matt didn't make a list



    - Party rip





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    • 1 hr 43 min
    Rabbit Hole Recap #226: FTX BLOWS UP - Takes House of Cards with it

    Rabbit Hole Recap #226: FTX BLOWS UP - Takes House of Cards with it

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:



    - FTX files for bankruptcy 



    - Timeline of events that lead to it 



    - BlockFi halts withdrawals, most likely insolvent 



    - Ledn exposed to Alameda 



    - Remove your bitcoin from custodians and learn how to self custody 



    - CZ & SBF conspiracy 



    - Marty Jones rant state attack conspiracy 



    - Silvergate 



    - Ben Carman's Vortex 





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    Rabbit Hole Recap #225: Bear Markets Are for Arguing

    Rabbit Hole Recap #225: Bear Markets Are for Arguing

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:



    - Another LND bug causes nodes to fall out of sync again, update your node



    - Tony explains how a malicious attacker could have used lnsploit to steal funds



    - Replace By Fee Debate Spills onto Twitter



    - Coinbase led surveillance group expands to europe with 67 companies supporting 



    - CashApp sold $1.76B worth of bitcoin to users last quarter



    - Block releases more details on upcoming hardware wallet 



    - LDK v0.0.112



    - Blixt Wallet v0.6.0



    - Electrs v0.9.10



    - Tor Project Annual Statements



    - 1628 Supermarkets in South Africa to Accept Lightning



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    Rabbit Hole Recap #224: Largest Bitcoin Miner Potentially Bankrupt

    Rabbit Hole Recap #224: Largest Bitcoin Miner Potentially Bankrupt

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:



    - Largest Mining Firm Core Scientific Appears Insolvent 



    - Publicly Traded Mining Firms are 25% of Hash 



    - Cash App Adds Lightning Receive Support 



    - One of Cash App’s Lightning Nodes 



    - Amboss Adds Controversial Data Sharing Feature 



    - Biden Wants to Make it Easier to Seize Bitcoin 



    - Sparrow Wallet v1.7.0 



    - Alby v1.18.0 



    - Kollider Exchange & Synthetic Stablecoins Launch 



    - Chinese Spies Paid Double Agent with Bitcoin 



    - New British PM Wants Surveillance Money 



    - MakerDAO Deposits $1.6B in Coinbase 



    - Binance at Over 50% of Global Trade Volume 



    - Rishi Sunak made PM of England






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    Rabbit Hole Recap #223: Miner Pain Is Here

    Rabbit Hole Recap #223: Miner Pain Is Here

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:



    - hodlonaut defeats csw 



    - bitcoin mining council releases statement on energy use, claims to represent nearly 50% of hash 



    - bitmex renews calvin kims grant for utreexo work 



    - LND v0.15.3-beta 



    - Echo v0.0.1 



    - Impervious Browser Alpha for Mac and Linux 



    - Fund Tor nodes with bitcoin 



    - Riot announces new mining facility in Texas 



    - Fall of Hydra Market 



    - Erlay progress 



    - BOJ announces bond buying 







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