Jul 132015
Nobody Wins Porcfest

Every year at Porcfest we seem to grow. This year we actually spilled over into a second vending site. On one site we had the Metalith, a vending machine equipped to receive and dispense bitcoin. On the second site we had the Voting Machine, a retrofitted slot machine intended as performance art to demonstrate that voting is gambling. The Metalith was a site to see, especially at night. The machine rested in a clearing on […]

Jul 082015
What a "Grexit" Could Mean for Bitcoin

Last week, debates and negotiations over a potential Greek financial bailout finally came to a head, with Greece soundly rejecting a bailout proposal from international creditors. It was widely praised as a bold move for the nation, but at the same time it’s more or less a disaster scenario for the Eurozone. Officials in Europe have already stated that the preferred goal is to keep Greece on the Euro, but at this point the so-called […]

May 122015
Send Nobody to #PorcFestXII

Time for libertarian summer camp, Porcfest XII! This year Bitcoin Not Bombs is holding a #NobodyPrimary and will be selling the shirt below along with yard signs and bumper stickers from some of our favorite 2016 presidential candidates. Nobody is the ideal candidate! Nobody tells the truth, Nobody will fix the economy, and Nobody will stop the wars. Vote early and vote often. This shirt is now for sale as a pre-order for anyone who […]

May 042015
Stages of Disruption

Discussions of how Bitcoin will forever alter the financial landscape abound on Internet forums. Newcomers to the world of open source, distributed currency are excited by the prospect of cheaper and more secure e-commerce. Perhaps some recognize a nuanced conflict between Bitcoin and, say, Western Union or credit cards that will play out in an unknown fashion in the distant future. Still others, who have taken the time to study Bitcoin and the lineage of […]

Apr 212015
#DontExposeEvil And the winners are...

The winners are in! On a special liberty.me video cast (strangle hosted on Google hangouts) the top 10 winners have been announced, here they are in order along with the video embedded below. ┬áNotbeinggoverned.com and crypto-graphics.com Liberty.me announcement video, So many great memes, thanks everyone! Liberty Is Rising. Darryl W. Perry FPP.cc Donzo Lysander Spooner FLActivist FTS Production Creative Destruction Feed Your Miner Positive Art for Bitcoin.     John N     Pete Eyre […]