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BREAKDOWN: The Definitive Breakdown of All Bitcoin FUD, With Dan Held

14 Jan 2021 • 46 min • EN
46 min
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From “backed by nothing” to “China mining control,” a complete look at the best response to every category of bitcoin FUD out there. This episode is sponsored by On today’s episode of The Breakdown, NLW is joined by Dan Held, growth lead at Kraken and a serial bitcoin entrepreneur.  As the market heats up, so, too, does the number of articles and tweets spreading FUD (fear, uncertainty and doubt). Some of the FUD is new, much of it is old and all of it deserves a response.  Dan and NLW break down 15 categories of FUD, including:Bitcoin is for criminalsBitcoin is backed by nothing/has no intrinsic valueTether manipulationEnergy consumptionGovernment bans And more!  Which are the most legitimate? Which are easily dismissed? Tune in to find out. Find our guest online: Twitter: @danheld Website: - Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Get started at Image credit: Ja_inter/Getty Images Plus See Privacy Policy at and California Privacy Notice at

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