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Co-host of 'What'd You Miss?' on BloombergTV. Editor at @business. Fan of poker, chess, (American) handball, country music, and Chinese food.

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Guess I was asking for it @mdudas @fluffypony Don't ruin it!Blockchains will reveal just how much a society is willing to pay to maintain free speech
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal"The blockchain is a daily referendum with 100% voter participation" @TheStalwart @NathanTankus The blockchain is a computable embodiment of the history of desire.
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal"Prior to blockchain it has never heretofore been possible to separate 'the law' from 'law enforcement.' This parad… @NathanTankus Perfect. @TheStalwart "With blockchain, power is bifurcated and tenderized in order to capitalize socializing reunification"
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @modestproposal1 @stephendpalley Pretty sure I've seen that one. @katiebakes @conorsen I literally am laughing out loud right now. @TheStalwart The “Can you lose on purpose?” luck vs. skill test, basically.
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @harryh Is this really yours? @udiWertheimer Shockingly I am not blocked yet, even though I don't think this is the first time one of his tweets… @Ndebontin @naval And yet there's literally no example of that having happened yet. Purely theoretical, right? @mariabustillos There's really interesting stuff going on, but "blockchain" is usually a red herring. @mariabustillos But most of this stuff isn't technical jargon. It's just TED-talk nostrums with blockchain thrown in. @conorsen "To each according to their needs, from each according to their hashpower" @Jeremy_JCook That's a good one. @TheStalwart Blockchain takes the when out of how and why out of what
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @Jeremy_JCook lol"With blockchain, the concept of the bank robber becomes obsolete. The only person you're stealing from is yourself" @TheStalwart "With blockchain, cryptography delaminates power from central authority, using math to make wealth available to all."
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal"Blockchains will reveal just how much a society is willing to pay maintain free speech"I just made that up, but if some blockchain thought leader tweeted that, nobody would even blink."With blockchains, our values automatically become universal, while our morals remain personal"One way to demonstrate that "blockchain" is nonsense is the it's very hard to tweet something obviously stupid abou… @barnejek You should meet Bloomberg's @annmarie who I think is also there right now.I thought this was @ReformedBroker for a moment.
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @TheStalwart Indistinguishable take from a 24 year old that just discovered the Mises Institute and has spent two w…
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @TheStalwart I’m blocked but my guess is I’m not missing much. Something about math is now President
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @basche42 Loool, pretty much @TheStalwart “Why didn’t you put our daughter to bed???” “Evolution, capitalism, and the blockchain, babe.”
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @conorsen (Apparently he does, fwiw) @conorsen lmaroSo much nonsense on this website.👇 thread
Retweeted by Joe WeisenthalWe've got a brand new podcast, "What’d You Miss This Week," which features the most interesting interviews from…
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal68. The Clash's cover of Pressure Drop is better than the original. @WaltHickey That speaks to memy favorite thing about the American Time Use Survey is that not only do they have a code for time spent "worrying"…
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @karlbykarlsmith Yet on a deeper level, by definition no writing can be true. Like all models attempting to describ… @TimFernholz The thought of anyone spending that much time in Geneva is really disturbing. @Sjanderson86 @felixsalmon Also the way it says "Messages" in fat text up at the top is ugly. @felixsalmon @Sjanderson86 (I knew this tweet would be like the Felix Salmon bat signal, btw) @felixsalmon @Sjanderson86 YeahWhere's the lie? takes a lot for me to notice this stuff, because I have no sense of taste or anything like that. But man, I just hate even seeing it.I don't really like tweeting much a bout fonts, or tech, or apple products, or aesthetics, or anything like that, b… @slimb0 Ha, noFwiw, June thought the piece was a profound meditation on how media and suburban conveniences have become our new gods. @Rxbun Hahaha ok @Rxbun She thought it was really profound smhThis sculpture at the Guggenheim looks like something a high school art student would make, and think was incredibl… were busy recently, @Jack. How can we help you?
Retweeted by Joe WeisenthalA lot of the new songs sound 90s pop-punk. This one really reminds me of some band, but I can't quite put my finger…
@pearkes @conorsen Probably 10. Though never ski jumped @conorsen It's annoying that there are style points. It should just be based on distance @rubeneliz Yeah! It's live @wadeblack Yep. That's me @TheStalwart Everyone else is enjoying themselves until the brown acid shows up
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Retweeted by Joe WeisenthalI don't get what this means. But already think this is basically my whole life. much money can make in tour winnings if you're one of the top Alpine skiers on the circuit? @TheStalwart There's a curling place north of la and i think if you walk in the door you're instantly one of the to…
Retweeted by Joe Weisenthal @DavidSchawel That sounds right to me.How many Americans are active in competitive speed skating?How many people in the US competitively race Skeleton? @eiaine That was awesome.Twitter is like a game of telephone. Except instead of the message turning into something unpredictable after many… @ComfortablySmug @JHWeissmann @karenkho Lol @JHWeissmann @karenkho I interact with a range of people discussing topics in public life and I get by without read… @JHWeissmann @karenkho Fair. Still seems like you have to actively choose to make it something you care about rathe… @JHWeissmann @karenkho So why all the caterwauling over an easily ignored thing of declining relevance @karenkho @JHWeissmann I didn't read it, but I'll certainly grant that you're probably right. They just all strike… @JHWeissmann Why are you losing your mind though? I don't like most of them (Krugman's the big exception), but the… @karenkho @JHWeissmann Are they though? I don't see that much evidence of them influencing policy these days @JHWeissmann Everybody? @Hammbear @JHWeissmann The op-ed page??