This episode is sponsored by, Circle, Kraken and the Galaxy Brains Podcast.

On today’s episode, NLW catches up on the latest non-FTX crypto news, including:

  • Former President Trump’s NFT sellout
  • Jack Dorsey funding decentralized social networks
  • PayPal partnering with MetaMask

“The Breakdown” is written, produced by and features Nathaniel Whittemore aka NLW, with editing by Rob Mitchell and research by Scott Hill. Jared Schwartz is our executive producer and our theme music is “Countdown” by Neon Beach. Music behind our sponsors today is “Obligated” by Daniele Musto. Image credit:, modified by CoinDesk. Join the discussion at