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Episode 129 – War in Syria, Satoshi Nominated for a Nobel Prize in Economics

Chris joins us in-studio, look for his interview on Wednesday. BIP 101 reaches consensus on the testnet. Reddit moderator looks to limit the discussion and ban Coinbase from r/bitcoin. McDonalds fries cost $133.00 each.Kim dotcom looks to build a private internet. Iran floods markets with oil. War in Syria and Russia’s role in the Mideast. With the debt ceiling removed, the national debt jumps $500 Billion in a week.

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Traditional Markets

Gold $1089

Silver $14.74

Dow 17,910

Oil: $44.52

30 year treasury:  3.089 %

 

Crypto Markets

BTC:  $380

LTC  $3.33

ETC: $1.02

 

News

BIP 101 activated on testnet

https://np.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/3s0uii/bip_101_has_activated_on_the_testnet_need_your/

Satoshi Nakamoto nominated for nobel peace prize in econ

https://twitter.com/bhagwanUCLA/status/662674776498941952

Coinbase CEO threatened to be banned from online forum if they switch to bitcoinxt

https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/3rejl9/coinbase_ceo_brian_armstrong_bip_101_is_the_best/cwpglh6

(also) Jeff Garzik states consorship over the top  https://twitter.com/jgarzik/status/662072709002735616

McDonald’s French fries selling at $133 in Venezuela

http://www.cosmopolitan.com/lifestyle/news/a48807/venezuela-economic-crisis-french-fries/

Kim dotcom Building own internet named Meganet

http://www.stuff.co.nz/technology/digital-living/73578775/kim-dotcom-is-building-his-own-private-internet

Iran may be flooding market with oil

http://www.afr.com/business/energy/oil/iran-seen-flooding-market-with-90day-supply-of-oil-20151029-gkmhuj

Economics research not replicable according to two federal reserve economists

http://theconversation.com/the-replication-crisis-has-engulfed-economics-49202

National debt jumps almost half a trillion this week

http://www.treasurydirect.gov/NP/debt/current