GQ magazine has released a profane eight minutes of audio from its interview earlier this year with Dr. Craig Wright. In the clip, Wright becomes agitated when an expert casts doubts on his proof that he is Satoshi Nakamoto.
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Wright to GQ: ‘Show Me Now or F***ing Walk’
If you were skeptical of Wright’s claims in the past this audio will do little to convince you otherwise – though he has kept a low profile since the story blew up in late April and no longer appears to be actively pursuing the cause.
In the interview, Dr. Wright appears to compensate for his lack of convincing cryptographic proof with profanity and threats – at which the other participants are noticeably unimpressed. He says:
You’ve got this one thing then I’m disappearing. I’m not doing this to get in the media, this will never happen again. You got this one thing, and if you don’t like it… f–k off.
‘You Show Me Proof or You F**k Out’
Audible gasps can be heard from others on the tape – Dr. Nicolas T. Courtois, lecturer