Chris Blec On Monero


October 4th, 2021

1 hr 31 mins 26 secs

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TODAY'S 🎙SHOW: Douglas Tuman interviews Chris Blec, an online public figure known for his efforts to educate the masses about DeFi space and its potential flaws while pushing for more transparency and accountability among projects.

The two discuss Chris’ journey to becoming a Defi watchdog, where his passion for privacy comes from and the general lack of understanding the public has for why privacy is necessary.

The two also discuss the importance of Monero and why it will be absolutely crucial in the future, the potential banning of Monero and how Institutional investors need for privacy may drive interest in Monero in the future.

0:00 - Intro
1:57 - Monero Talk Starts, Chris’ background in radio, programming, marketing
5:46 - On Ability to bridge tech and general public
7:58 - Becoming De-Fi watchdog
11:23 - Passion for privacy
14:43 - DeFi is Big Banking 2.0
18:31 - Potential benefits to building Defi On Monero
22:24 - Chris on Atomic Swaps
24:46 - Do people understand need for privacy
31:43 - Does Monero negative press fuel adoption?
35:31 - Can Monero be accepted by the Government?
43:18 - Aspirations for freedom versus reality
46:39 - Monero and Coinbase compliance
52:57 - Chris thoughts on Monero
56:07 - Inevitable band of Monero
59:10 - Forcing Bitcoin on people is still immoral
1:03:03 - Investors need for privacy may drive interest in Monero
1:04:19 - Monero as an investment
1:05:52 - Chris thoughts on Monero Technological achievements
1:07:30 - On the decentralization of Monero mining
1:11:06 - Chris’ thoughts on DeFi
1:15:10 - The Flufflypony situation seems spooky
1:20:13 - The OpSec mind frame required in crypto
1:22:35 - Chris’ Marketing Advice for Monero community
1:27:50 - Outro


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