Of Two Minds


The Illusion of Control: What If Nobody’s in Charge?

June 22, 2020

The last shred of power the elites hold is the belief of the masses that the elites are still in control.I understand the natural desire to believe somebody’s in charge: whether it’s the Deep State, the Chinese Communist Party, the Kremlin or Agen…


Dear Junkies Addicted to Fed Smack: The Monkey on Your Back Is Now a Gorilla

June 20, 2020

You thought that monkey on your back was light as a feather, but now it transmogrified overnight into a crushing gorilla.Dear junkies addicted to the Federal Reserve’s free-money smack: like all addicts, you firmly believe you’re not addicted.&nbs…


For the Rich to Keep Getting Richer, We Have to Sacrifice Everything Else

June 18, 2020

They’re hoping the endless circuses and trails of bread crumbs will forever distract us from their plunder and the inequalities built into America’s financial system..The primary story of the past 20 years is the already-rich have gotten much richer, w…


The Fed’s Casino Is In Flames, But Please Continue Gambling

June 18, 2020

Here’s the thing about gambling: risk cannot be made to disappear, it can only be transferred to others.Those taking seats at the gaming tables in the Federal Reserve’s casino believe that they can’t lose. Or more precisely, any losses they suffer…


The Fed’s Grand Bargain Has Finally Imploded

June 15, 2020

The Fed has backed itself not into a corner but to the edge of a precipice.Though the Federal Reserve never stated its Grand Bargain explicitly, their actions have spoken louder than their predictably self-serving, obfuscatory public pronouncements.&nb…


Is the Pandemic Over and a V-Shaped Recovery Baked In?

June 14, 2020

So what do we know with any sort of certainty about the claim that “the pandemic is over”? Very little.Is the pandemic over in China, Europe, Japan and the U.S./Canada? Is the much-anticipated V-Shaped economic recovery already baked in, i.e. already g…




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. 


Jesse Hirsh

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Charles Hugh Smith

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