Recent Episodes

May 22, 2022

This is Not the Bottom

Let's talk about Marcus' "bear bias" and why the markets, ALL THE MARKETS, are down. And what to do about it.

May 09, 2022

My Other Bank is a Computer

Experimental Garden Group is a podcast and DAO that invests in compelling ideas. As a group we are interested in experimenting with how to grow things in the digital and physical world, and our portfolio represents our thesis...

May 02, 2022

LARPing Into web3

Marcus explains property rights as a LARP (Live Action Role Playing game), which is to say that everything social is just an agreement between people. (yes, we're talking about NFTs.) LARPing is also how both "magic" and "mon...

April 25, 2022

Life's a Beach and Then You Die

With slow preperation but fast execution we look at the media form of the "roadmap" and where it fits within crypto culture. Join the discord: https://discord.gg/3fjhZT4kmY

March 22, 2022

SBA: The First Shirt Backed Asset

πŸ–• This episode brought to you by FINGERHOLERS! #ad πŸ‘¨β€πŸŽ“ Mike invites Marcus to go to college when they turn 50. πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈ We have 13 members of the DAO! πŸ€‘ EGG tokens are now worth $1.04 πŸ• Russian Papa John makes the news . We didn'...

March 15, 2022

Trust Me, It's Trustless

There is no quit button, but we trust each other. For now. Snapshot Voting .

March 08, 2022

The Heroes of Layer Zero

πŸ‘€ Looking for sponsors! πŸ“ˆ AUM is up! πŸ«‚ Nine Members πŸ’¬ Private Messages for MEMBERS ONLY 🌍 Layer 0 Explanation πŸ”— Link to desc of all opportunities 🍺 Brewery Loan 🌢️ Hot Sauce 🍷 Wine in a can πŸ• International Papa John's πŸ΄β€β˜ οΈ Su...

February 28, 2022

Why Does This Hot Sauce Taste Like Pizza?

😿 Mike feels weird because the world is fucked. πŸ› The platform for our DAO is very popular. πŸ€‘ People WANT TO INVEST with their friends? Maybe? I hope so. πŸ§‘β€πŸ€β€πŸ§‘ After you make a DAO, you need people to fill it. 🌢️ HOT SAUCE! I...

February 15, 2022

We're Not Asking You To Join

πŸ‘Ά We have a baby DAO! πŸ—ƒοΈ "Try Faking It." (more on Oblique Strategies ) πŸ‘¨β€πŸŽ“ A Ceremony for Marcus. πŸ₯š We have a token! $EGG πŸ› THE RULES you may, if invited, invest in the DAO and you will receive, TOKENS! and you leave later a...

February 04, 2022

How DAO is This?

Twitter: https://twitter.com/xGardenGroup How is a DAO different than a grocery co-op? The tradition of a grocery co-op is a pretty radical thing. The DAO is the most lefty thing to come out of crypto. What is a DAO? Decentra...

Recent Blog Posts

πŸ’¬ A Discord

We have a Discord now.

πŸ—³οΈ How to Post a Proposal (for DAO members)

We've reach a DAO/podcast milestone and will no longer be coming up with opportunities and then posting them to the DAO after the episode drops. Starting…

Investment Opportunities

In Episode 4 we talked about a number of investment opportunities, and I'm listing them all here along with links to the appropriate Snapshot. ProShares…

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