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With only a few or a couple exceptions, all of the deleted guests appear to be vocal supporters of Bitcoin and the burgeoning global cryptocurrency movement. And the most deleted guest, by hours of content removed from the Spotify show archive? Apparently, I hold that distinction, researchers on Reddit believe after they tallied up the various deleted episodes and guests. (42 deleted episodes confirmed in all so far, and Spotify may delete more in the future, according to some media reports.)
This is either a case of corporate greed gone awry, or maybe even something far more sinister.
https://www.theilluminist.net/blog/more-on-joe-rogan-deleting-me-david-seaman-from-our-7-episodes-on-jre is my blog post on the possible geopolitical ramifications of all this Joe Rogan memoryholing, if there are any.
https://www.amazon.com/Winner-Take-All-Bitcoin-Ether/dp/B08Z4CNTVN/ is the book that’s the talk of the town at the moment — so much so, someone attempted to have it and my other books removed from Amazon the other day.
They didn’t succeed. They never will.
I’ll post another podcast when we break $3 trillion, friends.