See, this was stupid, because it’s *explicit* government censorship. The regime had a good scam going where they just got corporations to silence you in a deniable, decentralized way. But this gives the game away.
Next q: how many times has this happened without being reported?
How often has this happened? Always and forever. There’s no such thing as free speech. Government always controls major media. The difference is WHY government controls media. In the 30s and 40s FCC ferociously controlled radio to be sure facts were represented fairly, and each partisan side was given a chance to speak. Both entertainment and news were monitored and checked for balance and objectivity.
Srinivasan belongs to a peculiar modern type, the aggressive supernerd. He sprays layers and layers of precise and organized facts at you in an argument. But he doesn’t know ALL the relevant facts, and doesn’t seem to sense when his knowledge might be incomplete. And needless to say he’s a bitcoin salesman.