Down the Rabbit Hole

I almost wish I hadn't gone down that rabbit-hole, and yet, and yet - it's rather curious, you know, this sort of life.

Through the Looking Glass

After writing 21 Lessons, I wrote some articles and essays to explore a few of Bitcoin’s aspects further. These articles are marked by an 🔍.

I am currently working on my second book, 21 Ways.

Down the Rabbit Hole

Find all ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ links for each lesson below. A curated list of Bitcoin resources is available at

Lesson 1: Immutability and change

Lesson 2: The scarcity of scarcity

Lesson 3: Replication and locality

Lesson 4: The problem of identity

Lesson 5: An immaculate conception

Lesson 6: The power of free speech

Lesson 7: The limits of knowledge

Lesson 8: Financial ignorance

Lesson 9: Inflation

Lesson 10: Value

Lesson 11: Money

Lesson 12: The history and downfall of money

Lesson 13: Fractional Reserve Insanity

Lesson 14: Sound money

Lesson 15: Strength in numbers

Lesson 16: Reflections on “Don’t Trust, Verify”

Lesson 17: Telling time takes work

Lesson 18: Move slowly and don’t break things

Lesson 19: Privacy is not dead

Lesson 20: Cypherpunks write code

Lesson 21: Metaphors for Bitcoin’s future

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