Bitcoin evangelist Joe Corridor tells The Agenda why he thinks BTC will conquer the world

“Bitcoin has such a advertising drawback.” 

Not less than, that’s what got here to thoughts for Bitcoin (BTC) advocate and Cointelegraph reporter Joe Corridor when he was requested in regards to the weaknesses and strengths of the favored cryptocurrency.

Whereas not labeling himself a “Bitcoin maximalist,” Corridor believes that most individuals — together with crypto OGs — are shockingly unaware of what Bitcoin can do; and because of this, he questions the need and way forward for most altcoin initiatives.

“They’re doing it with imperfect options that in the long run will rug-pull them or shut sufficient to that. As a result of, let’s be trustworthy, all of those crypto initiatives finally collapse into Bitcoin, or they finally collapse full cease. I imply, we noticed sufficient of that final 12 months. And, you realize, in 10, 15, 20, perhaps 40 years’ time, will Bitcoin nonetheless be operating? 1,000%. Will Ethereum nonetheless be operating? Query marks. And can the opposite 20-ish thousand crypto initiatives nonetheless be going robust? I’m fairly assured they gained’t be.”

Corridor proved his level by asking co-hosts Jonathan DeYoung and Ray Salmond to open up their Bitcoin Lightning wallets to simply accept the equal of $5 in satoshis. And after DeYoung downloaded the pockets and acquired the cost, each co-hosts had been astonished on the velocity of the transaction.

On Episode 13 of The Agenda podcast, Salmond and DeYoung spoke with Corridor about his views on Bitcoin adoption and its “advertising drawback,” his final imaginative and prescient of how Bitcoin might finally conquer the monetary world, and the way his expertise as a Bitcoin evangelist has related him with individuals all all over the world.

It’s extra than simply cash

Corridor believes that Bitcoin is extra than simply cash: It’s a revolution, a life-style, a binder of individuals and a builder of group.

Corridor mentioned:

“Bitcoin, to me, in my very own phrases: It’s an expression of how we strategy the world, I assume. I imply, it’s had an affect on me, when it comes to my strategy to individuals, to totally different cultures and in the best way through which I work together with individuals — even though it’s only a bunch of code on a display. And since it’s rewired the best way through which I have a look at the world and take into account issues, it’s taught me to be extra skeptical and to not take issues at face worth. However it’s additionally delivered a whole lot of hope and a whole lot of kind of which means to my existence that maybe wasn’t there beforehand.”