Mark E. Jeftovic

Author Archives: Mark E. Jeftovic

Mark E. Jeftovic is the founder of Out Of The Cave and CEO of easyDNS.com, a company he co-founded in 1998 which has been operating along the lines described within these pages. No stranger to competing with 800 lb gorillas, easyDNS has consistently "punched above its weight" in a field dominated by behemoths such as Godaddy and Web.com. Since 2013 the company has successively achieved YoY all-time high revenues and profitability despite the entry of Amazon, Google and Oracle into the space as direct competitors.

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Wait, why is The Fed buying my biggest competitors’ bonds?

On Cantillionaires, Sycophants and Losers “It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning” — Henry Ford “The ultimate crisis will occur when the situation is so thoroughly perverted that the defenders of […]

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On toxic virtue and the new digital samizdat

  “Few trials have been more ludicrous both as regarded the charges and the kind of evidence admitted. Convictions and impressions were solemnly listened to, real arguments accorded no weight whatsoever. Brissot interrupted a witness by declaring that he had never uttered any such calumnies against Paris as were imputed to him. ‘But did your […]

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How Do You Like Democratic Socialism So Far?

Now that we’ve had a few months to mourn the loss of our basic liberties, even if our overlords make a symbolic head-fake toward giving them back, one must realize the ramifications of what has happened and what it means going forward. The key point to understand is that the precedent has been set. If […]

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GCap #3: Right now it’s all about optionality

The Out Of The Cave Monthly Briefing. GCap #3: Right now it’s all about optionality This is the Out Of The Cave quasi-monthly briefing, third edition. Bitcoin Halving 2020 – Bitcoin Reformation The title for this month’s edition comes out of this talk between Tuur Demeester and Ryan Selkis around the event of the May […]

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Jackpot Chronicles #3: The Great Bifurcation

This is part 4 of the Jackpot Chronicles: Four Post-Coronavirus Scenarios. Read the series here, or sign up for Out Of The Cave here. “In the future there will only be one occupation: managing one’s wealth. And the majority of the population will be unemployed.” – Me. The original working title for this installment of […]

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The Jackpot Chronicles: When Tin Foil Hats Meet Radical Uncertainty

This is part of the ongoing Jackpot Chronicles, looking at four possible Coronavirus scenarios or lenses. The last instalment was “Force Majeure”, which posited a complete breakdown in seemingly permanent institutions. As it may turn out, these outwardly immovable edifices may not survive this economic collapse and be left out of “the new normal” that […]

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GCap #2: What the Hell Just Happened?

The Out Of The Cave Monthly Briefing. GCap #2: What the Hell just happened? This is the Out Of The Cave monthly briefing, second edition. THE DEMISE OF THE FINANCIAL SYSTEM IS IMMINENT | Matterhorn – GoldSwitzerland “Next five years is not about winning but surviving.” There’s been no end of articles describing in gory […]

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The JackPot Chronicles Scenario 1: Force Majeure

This is the second instalment of The Jackpot Chronicles: Four Possible Post-Coronavirus Scenarios. Force Majeure means: a chance occurrence or superior force that renders a contract unenforceable and frees all parties from their obligations under it. We are frequently told that there exists some manner of “Social Contract” to which we are implicitly bound by […]

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