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On The Brink with Castle Island

Jan 27, 2023

Matt and Nic return for another week of news and deals. In this episode: 

  • Is there a socially optimal level of vigilantism 
  • What's the deal with Modulo Capital? 
  • SBF's mother and brothers are now in the crosshairs
  • Matt and Nic hash our VR vs AR
  • Ted Cruz asks cafeterias in the Capitol to accept bitcoin 
  • Texas introduces...


Jan 20, 2023

Matt and Nic return for another week of news and deals. In this episode: 

  • What’s going on with our merch?
  • Nic’s pitch for pickleball
  • What’s the deal with the leaked GTX pitch deck?
  • What happened at CoinFLEX?
  • Our conspiracy about GTX
  • What’s the latest with the FTX crime family
  • Will FTX or FTX.US...


Jan 13, 2023

Matt and Nic return for another week of news and deals. In this episode: 

  • What’s happening with Proof of Reserves?
  • Will BTC and ETH have another fee crisis?
  • Nishad Singh has met with the SDNY in a proffer session
  • The SEC is investigating VC funds that invested in FTX
  • FTX debtors and the Bahamas announced a 


Jan 6, 2023

Matt and Nic return for another week of news and deals. In this episode: 

  • A call for on-chain archeology
  • Nic’s scuppered NYE plans
  • More news from the FTX crime family
  • Who is SBF’s mystery bail benefactor?
  • SBF pleads not guilty
  • SBF is prohibited from moving further FTX/Alameda assets
  • SBF had four meetings with White...


Dec 23, 2022

Matt and Nic return for another week of news and deals. In this episode: 

  • Are stablecoins still a priority in DC?
  • The rise of the FUDfluencer
  • Sam agrees to be extradited
  • Did the SDNY wait for Sam to be extradited to release Caroline’s plea deal?
  • Alameda was siphoning FTX funds from day 1
  • What’s the deal with Modulo...