What is a Vibe Capitalist? Bedrock’s Geoff Lewis on investing, crypto, city-states, defense & AI | E1340

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00:00 Cold Open
01:25 Geoff Lewis of Bedrock Capital, lessons from entrepreneurship
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11:44 How Geoff assesses founders
18:36 Why skipping follow-on investments leads to massive misses
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21:32 Pro-rata discussion
23:15 Why Geoff invested in a company trying to build a new city-state
26:05 Valuations in venture
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31:17 Geoff’s answer to the Peter Thiel contrarian question
32:05 How important are Ivy League credentials in tech?
35:21 Why Geoff doesn’t like categories
39:30 Geoff’s policy on investing in competitive companies
43:39 NFT discussion
51:12 Why investing in defense technology isn’t wrong
57:23 Is AI evil?
1:00:00 Which large companies will stand the test of time?

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