Podcasting, crypto and favorite finds with Acquired’s Ben Gilbert & David Rosenthal | E1337

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00:00 Jason intros the show
01:29 Acquired’s David Rosenthal and Ben Gilbert join the show
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13:06 The All-in feuds, should there be politics on the show?
21:32 Acquired growth and favorite moments
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24:33 What Acquired learned about TSMC
27:57 How podcasting is like grad school & changed Ben’s investing focus
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35:50 Valuations across crypto and startups
49:35 Real examples of crypto startups beyond speculation
59:42 Why Jason doesn’t talk about a few of his friends publicly
1:03:34 What crypto will look like in 10 years
1:10:35 Rapid fire – favorite shows, podcast strategy and more

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