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The Bitcoin Cash Podcast

Following Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on its rise to global reserve currency.


#70: 2nd Anniversary feat. Cheap Lightning
In this episode we celebrate the second anniversary of the Bitcoin Cash Podcast. Joining us on this occasion is our regular guest, the one and only BitcoinCat, CheapLightning. We talk about two years of the podcast, best episodes from the last year, community drama, whether or not wagmi “We're All Gonna Make It”, and meow, I mean "more"!----------Links:@CheapLightning on Twitter:'s online store:https://www.cheaplightning.com02:44 CheapLightning's article on his Bitcoin history: Flipwatch flipstarters' archive: https://flipwatch.org11:28 online store: Sideshift's latest weekly report: Community comment of the week (Pat Walls): https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: Podcast starts00:37 Intro02:33 CheapLightning's intro04:14 Flipstarters, accountability, and flipwatch.org11:03 Win a t-shirt14:26 Crypto market update17:11 Two years of The Bitcoin Cash Podcast18:54 CheapLightning's favorite episodes23:06 Jett's favorite episodes 27:06 General statistics on #podcasts39:22 BCH dominating sideshift again47:04 St Maarten adopts #TRON?1:06:58 MP Brison and the BCH community1:18:39 Dialogue with other crypto communities 1:29:17 Community comment of the week: Pat Walls1:33:41 Meme of the week: Luke Pryor1:35:40 Message to the Community: 🫵🏻 Be someone!1:41:55 Shoutouts1:47:01 Outro#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
107:49 1/30/23
#69: BCHN & Cashtokens feat. Calin Culianu
Calin Culianu is the guest of this episode. He is a software developer and maintainer of Bitcoin Cash Node BCHN, Fulcrum SPV server, and Electron Cash wallet. We talk about BCHN, BCH protocol development and governance, May CHIP rollout including CashTokens, Satoshi's identity and genius, Gemini drama, and more! ----------Links:Calin Culianu on Twitter: Bons: Bitcoin Cash Podcast "About" page, with a link to the Bitcoin whitepaper: Nikita Zhavoronkov's tweet: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast starts00:37 Intro02:31 Calin's intro09:41 Who is #Satoshi Nakamoto?29:10 Are we back in crypto bull market? 30:00 Calin's crypto investment approach41:57 Bitcoin Cash has strong architecture47:27 BCHN history and funding52:25 Miners' incentives57:06 Bitcoin Cash governance1:07:29 Bitcoin Cash is #punk rock!1:11:28 CashTokens discussed1:21:47 Any risks in the BCH May upgrade?1:29:00 Community comment of the week1:36:32 Two Flipstarters recently funded1:45:06 DCG vs. #Gemini drama1:53:10 relaunched1:54:27 Meme of the week1:56:45 Message to the Community2:06:20 Shoutouts
132:07 1/18/23
#68: 2023 & Coin Cooperation feat. LTCUnderground
2023 is here, and Bitcoin enters its 15th year!Grant (Łitecoin UndergrounĐ) joins the show in the first episode of 2023. He is a distinguished Litecoin community member, and host of a weekly Twitter spaces. He describes himself as a proponent of a multi-chain future to ensure self-custody, privacy, and decentralization.We discuss coin cooperation as allies in team anti-fiat, and 2023 strategy for adoption and confronting fiat & CBDC's.We also talk about unelected leaders in crypto, memes, banter, etc.----------Links:@LTCUnderground on Twitter BitPay Cryptocurrency Statistics: Litecoin Underground: "Fork the Amish" on Apple Podcasts: Roger Ver and Charlie Lee Lightning Network bet: be_cashy on Twitter: Podcast starts00:37 Intro01:36 LTC Underground intro, Litecoin journey04:15 #BCH and the "BCash" name12:50 Crypto and objective truth16:02 Crypto market update21:41 Stat of the week: BitPay payments36:21 #Litecoin in 202339:41 What are MimbleWimble Extension Blocks (MWEB)?44:27 Crypto common enemy & common goals48:48 Global reserve currency goal56:52 New York Bitcoin scaling agreement1:11:36 Bitcoin Cash has proven resilience1:14:43 Pros & cons of being the minority SHA256 chain1:22:14 #CBDC in 20231:35:56 Messari 2023 crypto theses1:40:03 BTC's only narrative is price appreciation1:44:53 Monarchy is like crypto 😄1:48:57 Roger Ver & Charlie Lee #LightningNetwork bet1:53:30 Unelected leaders in crypto2:03:06 Meme of the week2:06:50 Message to the Community2:10:13 Shoutouts and outro#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
134:37 1/8/23
#67: State of the Revolution 2022 feat. Kallisti & Ryan Giffin
Christmas is here! Kallisti joins the show to review last year's predictions, talk over the major crypto/BCH storylines of the year and make some fresh predictions looking forward into 2023. Ryan joins briefly, as a timezone mixup meant the show was interrupting a birthday dinner with his wife (haha) but he will be back for his annual appearance on the show in the last week of April.Kallisti on Twitter: bitcoincash:qpg6xyeksvee7g7s8m43zfskchv6k4acxq0rygdrs8SOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast starts00:37 Intro02:08 Kallisti's Bitcoin journey08:35 Crypto market update09:25 BCH, & #SmashBros12:28 Accountability time for last year's predictions18:23 2021 Lookback: 3 Storylines19:41 2022 Storyline #1: Crypto blows up28:51 Bring your BCH home!29:58 2022 Storyline #2: Maximalism dying41:52 "People will defect silently before they defect loudly"45:19 2022 Storyline #3: BCH in St. Kitts47:05 Shoutouts to Sunny Gehani & Fiendish (Elliot)53:39 2022 Honorable mentions: Rise of BCH apps59:04 Cashrain of 1 BCH sent live!1:01:16 #2023 Predictions: 90-50-10 %1:18:14 Retrospective: Message to the Community1:25:48 BCH Podcast's Holiday message1:27:28 Shoutouts#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
91:59 12/20/22
#66: St. Kitts Retro & CashRain Release feat. David Hudman
David joins the first ever live CashRain, discussion of his experience in St Kitts at BCH22, the release of BCHN v25, his ideas for a straw purchasing BCH app and merchant solutions and of course general crypto chatter and news.The mentioned Twitter space: David (and try out his app):Website / app: qp5xt70ptdw2ycrxmq69sdcj43qnem0zzgfrqm4jkqSOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast starts00:36 Intro01:23 David Hudman's intro07:44 Crypto market update10:58 Cashrain launches18:05 Public attitude toward crypto22:00 Stat of the week: BCH transactions / second24:10 Live Cashrain of 1 BCH34:42 Community comment of the week44:20 St. Kitts retrospective1:00:32 BCHN v25.0 released01:05:48 Bitcoin Cash merchant map01:12:34 "Straw Purchasing" app for merchants01:17:19 Shoutout to Ryan Giffin for merchant adoption01:24:33 In other news..01:41:05 Meme of the week01:48:46 Message to the community01:56:21 Shoutouts and outro#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
122:07 12/8/22
#65: BCH 2022 Review & Crypto Politics feat. MP Rolando Brison, Romit & Bitcoin Jason
Rolando Brison, MP in St Maartens, joins the show live from the Royal St Kitts Hotel to talk about banking in the Carribean, his journey to BCH, political involvement of BCH in St Kitts & St Maarten. Also Romit (not Rohit! My mistake for mixing up the name!) from Zapit discusses the new announcement of integration with payments system UPI and merchant culture in India, and Bitcoin Jason gives his impressions of St Kitts merchant adoption at the BCH 22 Conference.Donations: bitcoincash:qpajsqvr5hu9sp44ajxshaeaq9vvqmyk4cuje27uc9Guests:MP Brison: out Zapit wallet: Jason: Cash City: Jason: Podcast opening00:36 Intro01:35 MP Rolando Brison, St. Martin09:02 How did MP Brison get into politics?18:22 No country is using crypto microtransactions more than St. Kitts21:29 How do you handle crypto volatility?26:58 Look at the quality of developers in BCH27:55 Citizenship for crypto creates a circular economy for BCH35:41 Legal tender status for BCH in St. Kitts44:19 Legal tender solves many crypto regulatory problems50:58 MP Brison & BTC maxis in the #Caribbean53:29 Brison: "The truth will set you free"55:25 Romit Goswami, Zapit founder & CEO01:01:22 Zapit Bitcoin Cash wallet01:04:44 Zapit integration with UPI01:19:30 #FTX blows up01:24:13 Meme of the week01:27:47 In other crypto news...01:29:34 CashRain mass tipping tool01:32:06 Community comment of the week01:34:50 Message to the community01:37:40 Bitcoin Jason joins01:45:25 Shoutouts from Jeremy and Jett
108:03 11/28/22
Welcome To The BCouch - Scrappy Hotel Stream (feat. Luca & Max Hastings)
Welcome to the BCouchLuca, Jett and Max Hastings join the BCouch in our hotel room minutes after the end of the BCH22 Conference on Nov 12 to chat about St Kitts & Bitcoin Cash adoption - with some sound and internet issues.Donations: bitcoincash:qrjfxdk96hjk9y06jtyqkfus5cn59m30yqh5v9r40tSOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): BCouch starts00:52 Luca from La Eterna Vigilancia YouTube channel03:52 Zapit integration with #UPI in India11:03 Jett jumps in12:18 Merchant adoption & public awareness in parallel20:34 St. Kitts about to make BCH legal tender31:10 "We are condemned to success"44:10 Thoughts on the crypto market54:45 "Who killed Bitcoin?" documentary1:00:04 Max Hastings joins1:05:21 Who will be first, St. Martin or St. Kitts?1:08:53 Bitcoin Cash is the underdog story1:15:49 Thoughts on the BCH2022 travel experience#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
80:40 11/23/22
#64: LIVE in St Kitts
Livestream from the Royal St Kitts hotel, two nights (10 Nov) before the BCH22 (12 Nov) conference. Attendees was whoever happened to be walking around in the hotel lobby, so featuring John from General Protocols, Sarah and Bill from the Free State Project, Luca from La Eterna Vigilancia, Sunny Gehani from St Kitts onboarding and Noel from The Bitcoin Cash City.Sound quality was impacted by testing the audio setup before the conference, and also the unexpected background noise of St Kitts frogs that love to chirp at night. Jett did an amazing job making the audio as listenable as possible, but of course it isn't perfect so bear with it.Donations: bitcoincash:qr995qe9fqd4nq4rjwuvr64dnpe8ff8f3qa2jpg45jCheck out the Who Killed Bitcoin documentary: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast starts00:38 Intro02:10 Sarah's Intro06:38 Luca from La Eterna Vigilancia #YouTube channel14:41 Sunny Gehani joins21:36 Noel from Bitcoin Cash City28:14 Bill joins37:06 Bitcoin Cash has always functioned beautifully#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
44:22 11/16/22
#63: Regulation & Twitter Takeover feat. Joël Valenzuela
Joël Valenzuela the unbanked-since-2015 crypto advocate rejoins the show to weigh in on the Sam Bankman-Fried vs Erik Voorhees crypto regulation debate (plus BitBoy bonus drama), the launch of BCH Bull, Elon buying Twitter, and the usual memes and stats. Joël:Twitter: Cash Network (Twitter): Cash Network (Youtube): bitcoincash:qpkj0eqc374wauydl7zvzxg0dx94c9r9ksu7xxmjshSOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
123:55 11/5/22
#62: Google Crypto & 3D Printing feat Fouad
Fouad comes on the show to explain hyperinflation in Lebanon, Google accepting crypto, protocol upgrades, 3D printing and Dubai adoption efforts.Donations: bitcoincash:qrn3zqesgw5zvrfnad6k7fauj0v6aavr85yzx5a5j2BCH Telegram channel: on Twitter: SOCIALS: Website: Youtube: Twitter: Telegram (Announcements): Telegram (Discussion): Twitch: Patreon: Instagram: Odysee: Rumble: Bitchute: #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
126:03 10/22/22
#61: Centralised Chains vs Decentralised Development feat Kilian
Kilian joins the show to talk BNB hack/shutdown, BSV’s ongoing legal and community struggles, Bitcoin mining, CashTokens, Paytaca full launch and engineering on BCH.Donations: bitcoincash:qr852x9286r4yvlf0kd6y52lk8mjrpt0agtf8q5ljn’s Twitter: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast opening00:37 Intro01:20 Kilian's intro12:12 Crypto bear bottom continues14:28 #Binance Chain #BNB hacked & shut down26:10 #Decentralised cryptos are #antifragile27:03 #BSV scam hits new phase47:11 Real #Satoshi's identity is hard to fake50:36 #Reddit /r/science debates bitcoin mining59:19 CashTokens work continues apace1:04:00 Productive devs as a sign of BCH momentum1:04:28 Paytaca prepares for public launch1:10:57 website1:30:18 Recognition for BCH engineering quality1:40:46 Community comment @woonomic1:51:19 Meme of the week @WallStreetSilv1:53:21 Message to the community1:54:28 Shoutouts & outro#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
119:26 10/15/22
#60: CoinFlex Restructuring & BCH Nigeria feat Nurain
Nurain joins the show to discuss the Ethereum Merge and having hundreds of people at the Peer to peer cash festival in Nigeria, then Jett and I catch up on CoinFlex's next steps, a new BCH 22 speaker announcement and the release of the AnyHedge Alpha.Nurain's Twitter: bitcoincash:qqzv45mu64hksedfg79z2quh06m6axhwwvxpvv65zxSOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast opening00:37 Intro01:18 Nurain's intro05:28 #Ethereum sell the news08:07 Stat of the week: #ETH supply since the #Merge14:07 BCH adoption in #Nigeria31:29 Peer-to-peer electronic cash festival40:43 CoinFlex #restructuring proposal46:08 CoinFlex 2 - Internal51:39 CoinFlex 3 - SmartBCH1:15:57 BCH22 speaker announcement: PM of #StKitts1:27:49 AnyHedge public alpha released1:32:12 Community comment: BitcoinCashAutist1:38:58 Meme of the week: Eric Wall1:43:10 BCH merchant of the week: purse.io1:43:57 Message to the community1:45:42 Shoutouts & outro#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
108:04 9/29/22
#59: Listener Survey 2022 & Political change
Jett and I discuss all of the listener survey results and feedback, testing out the Alpha release of AnyHedge, the AVAX drama and the changing political tides around the world.Donations: bitcoincash:qpagvpjs32etwhv2hn75vdqyhckqs83w4unacjfjsaSOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): Podcast opening00:37 Intro01:28 #Monero pros and cons04:45 Crypto market update06:37 Stat of the week: BCH/BTC ratio13:02 BCH Podcast listener survey13:50 Survey results: demographics20:20 "I have been in Bitcoin since"24:20 Crypto ownership39:31 Preferences for the podcast format45:54 Will BCH be the global reserve currency?54:18 Listeners' suggestions1:03:11 Asking to be paid in BCH 1:22:41 Anyhedge alpha testing complete1:42:29 #AVAX Cryptoleaks scandal1:52:42 #LizTruss becomes UK Prime Minister1:57:10 Michael Malice stirring up #anarchy2:08:28 Balaji Srinivasan & The Network State2:15:46 #Dalle BCH art2:20:58 Meme of the week: @Rothmus2:21:44 Community comment of the week: Dennis2:22:42 Message to the community2:25:33 Shoutouts & outro#bitcoin #bitcoincash #bch #btc #crypto #cryptocurrency
149:04 9/13/22
#58: Flipstarter & BCH Open Source Engineering feat. Sahid Miller
Sahid Miller, developer of joins the show for a deep dive into Flipstarter, censorship resistant technology, open source development funding plus the usual segments.Try out Flipstarter yourself! on Twitter: bitcoincash:qz879aetphqkuhmqud0q43ev4f7pxewu9qt4sakqxcSOCIALS:Website: https://www.bitcoincashpodcast.comYoutube: (Announcements): (Discussion): timestamps =00:00 Podcast opening00:37 Intro1:39 Sahid Miller's intro3:38 Interplanetary File System (#IPFS)28:12 BCH podcast listener survey28:47 Market update34:47 BCH Podcast hits 50K YouTube views38:44 The Ethereum #Merge in 3 weeks? 46:00 create.flipstarter.me1:18:17 Open source development funding1:49:18 Running a node2:00:14 Another BCH ragequit2:05:01 Community comment: jessquit2:12:02 Main reasons I am NOT leaving BCH2:16:08 Message to the community2:19:24 Shoutouts & outro
144:43 9/4/22
#57: Community Narratives & BCH Content Creation feat. FiendishCrypto
Fiendish Crypto joins the show to talk Ethereum's upcoming merge, Canadian regulation expansion, cashless societies, the BCH conference, producing Bitcoin Cash content and whether BCH is a phoenix or a river.BCH Hangouts: Crypto: bitcoincash:qzqrpz325jx0cjzsfrjkpzqnkl3u3gvp6svc63wwsa
116:58 8/26/22
#56: US Government Crackdown & BCH LATAM feat. Jose Ignacio Araujo & Talia Guerrero
Jose and Talia join the show to discuss the currency crisis in Venezuela, government crackdown on, Michael Saylor, onboarding work, spreading adoption and their new flipstarter campaign.Donations:bitcoincash:qq2ys3gq0hv6atmppfk40szyhguxn5qvvc4gzxsm53Check out BCH LATAM flip starter:
83:30 8/18/22
#55: BCH Day #5
Jett and I celebrate 5 years of Bitcoin Cash independence, talking about what it took to get here, what could be coming up, the ongoing slow disaster of inflation, crypto clowns and more.Donations: bitcoincash:qzexp77vhentnx0e79vfcyr7jmfe6dmhsvkrv4zrn0To get involved in the BCH Open source ATM: out Jett's rock music (Rivals an Ion):
106:44 8/5/22
#54: BCH Past, Present & Future feat. Hayden Otto
Hayden Otto joins the show to give the behind the scenes details on Craig Wright, his thoughts on CoinFlex and where BCH could be headed in future.Donations: bitcoincash:qr6c6dq6gdhredgxxv59wkakwuudaxdnwv4n7nwjuz
103:26 7/22/22
#53: Problems - CoinFlex, Maximalism & Banks
Jett and I survey the state of crypto adoption to see who is having the biggest disaster. BCH is trying to sort out the CoinFlex mess, BTC's narrative of maximalism is falling to tatters and Peter Schiff is getting a taste of his own medicine. Who has the biggest issues, and who could handle it better?Donations: bitcoincash:qz34ud8c5gcxx8t79luczckapu64jht7gufwc77yf4
119:15 7/16/22
#52: CoinFlex Capitulation & CashTokens feat. Max Hastings
Max returns to the show to talk through the CoinFlex calamity and 100 000 locked community BCH, plus updates on SideShift, St Maarten and the proposed upgrade to CashTokens.Donations: bitcoincash:qz34ud8c5gcxx8t79luczckapu64jht7gufwc77yf4
145:33 7/3/22
#51: 1 000 Subscribers & Mainstream Inflation
No guest episode as Jett and I discuss the growth of the podcast, breaking CoinFlex news, inflation going mainstream, the release of and more.Donations: bitcoincash:qpae96nw0ufxfahxatmzz2xnp3lu3tu9359stepzy3
107:14 6/27/22
#50: Celsius Collapse & Node Dev feat. Josh Ellithorpe
The much promised node developer episode, Josh joins the 50th episode to discuss Celsisus exploding, developing BCHD and the node protocol, BCH history, his upcoming game Clementine's Nightmare, Eric Wall's change of heart and a huge array of other topics.Donations: bitcoincash:qrgag0mqczptkghkeh3eclav0x2wk0q5wcq0gatlzc
182:48 6/18/22
#49: Narrative War & Supply Chains feat. Nick Cornell
/r/btc regular Nick joins the show to discuss breaking news about Bitcoin legislation in the US, Forbes covering BCH history, Bitcoin Cash hangouts on Twitter, the state of global supply chains and rising pressures in the economy.Donations: bitcoincash:qrstf4tv6rhr3p44388xpdp9rghdl0ycsy2p50v9cl
128:24 6/11/22
#48: Bitcoin Economy Analysis & Fork Divergence feat. EmergentReasons & CheapLightning
Emergent Reasons & Cheap Lightning, two very early Bitcoiners and prominent BCH governance volunteers, join me to try figure out how many Bitcoiners there are in the world, what is the state of adoption and the crypto revolution, are we on the right path and why crypto investors are either geniuses or morons.Donations: bitcoincash:qz8n2c43n245j3x8z3hesyhahf8zsd3naypduhha6e
152:48 5/30/22
#47: UST Depegging Cryptocalypse & Humanitarian Bitcoin feat. Jenny
Jenny joins the show to discuss the UST meltdown, BCH's protocol upgrade, ideas around BTC & BCH, her personal experiences in El Salvador and with Alex Svetski plus why we need to foster The Remnant.Donations: bitcoincash:qpj6jq4xnucg4mcjuf50j85jahggv099yv3t6gtses
138:57 5/19/22
#46: BCH vs BTC Protocol Upgrades & Florida Adoption feat. Ryan Giffin & Marc Falzon
Ryan Giffin returns to the show plus special guest Marc Falzon to discuss Elon buying Twitter, protocol upgrades in BCH & BTC (CTV drama) & rapidly growing adoption in South Florida. Donations: bitcoincash:qzzfcwdz9kn9la9mdeezp8fcpsr9zp43rcks7mcppm
136:27 5/1/22
#45: Bitcoin 2022 & Addictive Cost of Technology feat. Duncan White
This week on the podcast Duncan joins the show to discuss the excitement (or lack of) at Bitcoin 2022, Elon's moves on taking over Twitter and big blocks, and a review of his article explaining the interaction between technology, inflation and quality of life.Donations: bitcoincash:qpnp5nr4ctxxcz4mdn8fznaurv3nafgfnswnycrsnz
137:36 4/18/22
#44 The Importance of Being Bitcoin & The Bitcoin Cash City feat. Bitcoin Jason
The podcast takes a break from theory to discuss practical tips for building a peer to peer economy with Bitcoin Jason, Aussie merchant onboarder and peer to peer cash advocate. We talk about The Bitcoin Cash City, the community getting back to grassroots and the return of TikTokker @RealBossDaddy.Donations: bitcoincash:qzqp0t56pgmq2a9s2vppyf9n6km6hcuw7cspfqcwhf
157:58 4/11/22
#43: Samson Mow Tweet Review & The Flippening Revisited
Jett and I take some time without a guest to discuss Samson Mow getting rustled by BCH adoption, community updates and momentum plus the state of the flippening and meme of the week from an unexpected new BCH content creator. Donations: bitcoincash:qq0wffqwm7ynq2ua3wz0ldxxl5qq9jm9tg2ypgt5jm
130:28 4/3/22
#42: SmartBCH & Meme Competition feat. Luke Pryor
Luke Pryor, BCH convert and SmartBCH/meme enthusiast joins the show to discuss SmartBCH, the changing crypto market and review the memes submitted for our meme competiton. All the rules and juding: Winners are here: Donations: bitcoincash:qp2g0fz5eqgcy3u82qk9jx5nd9j6c3j5pqgx04z5gd Follow Luke on Twitter: Follow Luke's Youtube Channel: Jameson Lopp's BSV article:
101:04 3/26/22