#425: Fiat Crisis with Balaji Srinivasan
Marty sits down with Balaji Srinivasan for the longest episode of TFTC yet, going in depth on the nature of the incoming fiat crisis. Balaji on Twitter: https://twitter.com/balajis 6:13 - How does the debt ceiling contribute to the fiat crisis? 9:48 - Reality check 21:38 - History is running in reverse 25:09 - The unipolar moment is over 38:05 - America is 3 tribes 44:42 - Democracy has 4 definitions 55:33 - India adopting pragmatic democracy 59:08 - China won’t go away 1:07:03 - USSA 1:36:11 - How America gets its strength back 1:43:16 - Dollar nationalists, social media politics 1:53:20 - It’s not one nation, it’s two parties with verbal footsoldiers 2:07:15 - The Gray tribe 2:35:47 - Blue losing media control 2:39:46 - Recap, Blue’s remaining power 2:45:48 - The tribal filter on the banking situation 3:01:36 - The declining US empire 3:13:13 - Blue America’s infrastructure highlights 3:16:40 - Exiting through Bitcoin 3:20:18 - We’ve lost our moon shoes 3:22:24 - The writing’s on the wall and states have incentive to exit early 3:42:53 - People robbed by cantillon cities are likely to get mad 3:48:13 - Fed now is a CBDC no matter what they say 4:05:15 - Civil unrest precursors 4:08:24 - Hiding insolvency 4:11:13 - History mirroring 4:17:04 - Reflecting on a long show, doling white pills Shoutout to our sponsors: Unchained River CrowdHealth Bitcoin Talent Co TFTC Merch is Available: Shop Now Join the TFTC Movement: Main YT Channel Clips YT Channel Website Twitter Instagram Follow Marty Bent: Twitter Newsletter Podcast
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