The "What is Money?" Show

Freedom of Mind | The Weinstein Series | Episode 7 (WiM108)

Episode Notes

Eric Weinstein joins me for a multi-episode conversation covering mathematics, physics, history, politics, economics, and money.

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Transcript:

OUTLINE
00:00:00 “What is Money?” Intro
00:00:08 Can Physics Ever Come to an End?
00:05:11 Exploring the Concept of Isomorphism
00:10:25 “We Encounter the Same Fundamental Structures in Different Guises”
00:16:02 Is There Something Outside Spacetime Imprinting Itself on Spacetime?
00:21:07 Mimesis and the Compression of Competition
00:23:42 Money as the Great Equalizer of Perception
00:25:21 The Book “Things Hidden Since the Foundation of The World”
00:28:55 Snap-to-Grid Intellectualism
00:32:08 Freedom of Mind and Susceptibility to Error
00:35:02 NYDIG
00:36:10 What is Grace?
00:41:29 The Dynamics of Dehumanizing “The Enemy”
00:46:49 The Moral Equivalent of War?
00:50:50 Weinstein’s Chief Complaints about Bitcoin
00:56:04 Lex Fridman’s Run In with the Cyber Hornets
01:00:07 The Openness of Bitcoin: Feature or Bug?

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