Why Crypto? A Philosopher's Perspective
Why Crypto? A Philosopher's Perspective

Why Crypto? A Philosopher's Perspective

The old guard keeps telling us that crypto is a classic example of a market bubble, and that it's about to burst But what we're witnessing is a revolution which can only be described by the market, and is not circumscribed by it. The next class shift is fueled by crypto, and it's poised to tear down their whole world

Why Crypto is Becoming Tied to the Market (and why that's a good thing)

30 Jan 2022 2 minute read 0 comments OnlySocks

Earlier this month, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released their analysis on why Crypto, traditionally seen by investors as a hedge against the stock market during bearish trends, is now increasingly correlated to market performance. Their su...

Making Thousands in Crypto Right Now is Easy

12 Jan 2022 2 minute read 2 comments OnlySocks

Apologies for those of you who have gotten used to my more expository essays. This post is going to be short and sweetThings Not to Do Please don't chase moon shots. You will lose so much money. This is not the way. Also, please, for the love of all...

NFTs: My Experiment (Part Two)

10 Jan 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OnlySocks

Hey folks! I've noticed that there has been a fair bit of appetite for my first few posts on Publish0x, so I've made a Twitter account where I'll discuss all things blockchain/crypto. You can follow me here and be the first to see when I've put out a...

NFTs: My Experiment (Part One)

9 Jan 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OnlySocks

Okay, so... in my last post, I may have suggested that Ethereum has already realized a good portion of its value. That being said, I still recognize that it is King in the NFT space, so while I don't hold it as a store of value, I will use it on occa...

On Making Money in Crypto

8 Jan 2022 4 minute read 3 comments OnlySocks

My position on Cosmos (ATOM) has been bullish since I read its whitepaper. Today it lost 16% of its value after a meteoric run that grew its value x8 in under a year. I smiled even as, on the surface, it appeared that I'd lost about $160 overnight.Th...

Token Adoption Theory: Why I Pick What I Pick

6 Jan 2022 3 minute read 0 comments OnlySocks

Over the course of my last two posts, I've been pretty lofty with my approach to crypto. Believe it or not, this has been my first foray into the crypto  community dialogue. I've spent years silently observing and studying, and have only recently fel...

Crypto: the Hobbyist Approach

5 Jan 2022 2 minute read 0 comments OnlySocks

When I was in grad school, I had two hobbies: Crypto and League of Legends. Guess which one lost me $2000? I'll give you a hint: the other has given me a 10x ROI since those days. Since I am not DoubleLift, I think you follow my point: crypto was a m...

Crypto: A Short Essay on Betting the Farm

5 Jan 2022 2 minute read 5 comments OnlySocks

In the wake of crushing college debt, anemic wages, and a global pandemic: many young people see the writing on the wall: financially speaking, they have no future under the current financial system. What is one to do? During the enlightenment, the a...