Of Two Minds


This Is How Systems Collapse

May 30, 2020

Flooding the financial system with “free money” only restores the illusion of stabilityI updated my How Systems Collapse graphic from 2018 with a “we are here” line to indicate our current precarious position just before the waterfall:For those wh…


First the Deflationary Deluge of Assets Crashing, Then the Tsunami of Inflation

May 29, 2020

Once the pool of greater fools dries up, stocks crash regardless of what the Fed does or bleats.The conventional view is the Federal Reserve creating trillions of dollars out of thin air will trigger inflation. Not so fast. Yes, creating…


Social Media’s Plantation of the Mind

May 28, 2020

The Company Store is open, buy whatever you want on easy credit, and don’t forget to take an approved narrative with you.I’ve been discussing the neocolonial-plantation structure of the U.S. economy since 2008, and now this model has reached perfection…


Re-Opening the Economy Won’t Fix What’s Broken

May 26, 2020

Re-opening a fragile, brittle, bankrupt, hopelessly perverse and corrupt “normal” won’t fix what’s broken.The stock market is in a frenzy of euphoria at the re-opening of the economy. Too bad the re-opening won’t fix what’s broken. As I’ve been no…


An Economy That Cannot Allow Stocks to Decline Is Too Fragile To Survive

May 26, 2020

The fragile ice shelf of speculative bets and debt clinging to the mountainside is making strange creaking sounds– will you listen or will you ignore it because ‘the Fed has our back’?Feast your eyes on the chart below of the Nasdaq 100 stock market I…


TINA’s Orgy: Anything Goes, Winners Take All

May 24, 2020

What nobody dares whisper is ‘there is no alternative to collapse’ because the system is now too fragile and brittle to survive.TINA–there is no alternative–is throwing an orgy of money-creation, and it’s one for the ages: The Federal Reserve ha…




Mark E. Jeftovic

Mark is the co-founder of easyDNS and the editor-in-chief of #AxisOfEasy. He is the author of Managing Mission Critical Domains & DNS (Packt UK, 2018) and Unassailable: Protect Yourself from Deplatform Attacks & Cancel Culture. 


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Charles Hugh Smith

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