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REMINDER: Seeds of the Month Club special discount

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The folks over at “Mike the Gardner” are offering ModernSurvivalOnline readers 25% off their Seeds of the Month Club.

Promo code MODERNSURVIVAL25

Joining the Seeds of the Month Club – you will receive seeds every month of the year year round and also 25% off vegetable seeds in their online store.

Your Membership Includes ONLY $3.70 PER MONTH! (25% discount not included) 8 packs of seeds your

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From the Desk of John Rourke – November 21st, 2014

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Charlotte, NC ex-Mayor Patrick Cannon just went to prison after admitting to taking bribes. Pathetic excuse for a man in my opinion. Everyone makes mistakes but that doesn’t mean I have to like it nor have any use for them. What makes matters worse I heard a reporter interviewing one of his supporters and she said he never took bribes and if he did – it was to help the City of Charlotte. Folks –

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Building and Operating a Makeshift Wood Oven

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The following article was originally published back in July of 2011 – it can be seen in its original form HERE. This is another examples of some of the best articles published over the past few years on ModernSurvivalOnline. – – Rourke

 

By Ken B

Introduction

One of the basic needs for any survival situation is a means of cooking food.

 

The most abundant fuel available is wood. There are many ways to

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CampingSurvival.com announces special sale…..

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Most of us take more time to plan our vacation than to plan for the survival of our family or friends during an emergency. We wait too long or for Black Friday or Cyber Monday hoping to get the best deal. This year we are presenting……

 

Camping Survival Weekend!

 

Starting today – Friday November 21st

You now have the chance to get ahead

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From the Desk of John Rourke – November 20th, 2014

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I never thought I would see gas prices this low – $2.45/gallon here in South Carolina. Enjoy it while it lasts.

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Ever tried to talk logic to a teenager? Don’t bother – they think on an emotional level. Ever walk in and ask a son or daughter to pick their room up and they FREAK OUT? Yup – there is your proof.

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Another PR –

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Seriously……this is real.

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All I have to say is:

We…….are……….doomed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sun Oven special Christmas promotion….

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I just got word that MSO sponsor Sun Oven is having a special Christmas promotion. With the 25% Christmas discount and ModernSurvivalOnline reader $80 Off that is a total of 40% OFF!

SunOven.com specializes in sun ovens which use solar energy to bake, boil, and steam. These solar ovens are awesome for off-grid cooking, power outages, or for fun!. They can reach temperatures upwards of 360-400 degrees. No electricity, no charcoal, no propane. The

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From the Desk of John Rourke – November 19th, 2014

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I managed a 275 pound squat. This is pretty good for me and I think a PR(personal record). I felt like I could go heavier but didn’t want to push it. Actually – proud of myself considering a couple years ago was told I would never workout again due to back pain.

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So – Charles Manson is getting married to a 26 year old women while in prison. Luckily –

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“Firearms Week” coming to ModernSurvivalOnline.com

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Stay tuned!! Coming soon is a full week of rifles, pistols, carbines – everything and anything related to firearms for 7 days straight right here on ModernSurvivalOnline.

If you are a gun nut like me or have a passing interest in firearms I am sure there will be something for you. Firearm reviews, commentaries, philosophy, accessories, shooting, defensive training – a variety of topics will be covered(maybe some just for fun).

Hey – if

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Video of the Week: Zip Ties- 19 Uses & 5 Tricks for Survival

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YouTube is an absolutely incredible source of information on almost anything you can think of. Every week we feature a new video related to a variety of topics such as firearms, first aid, gardening, security, food storage, water filtration….and current events.

Wire ties are super cheap and useful. Literally hundreds can be put back in a shoe box. HERE you can get 100 8″ wire ties

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From the Desk of John Rourke – November 18th, 2014

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Why does it bother me that a Muslim IMAM was allowed to praise Allah on the floor of the House of Representatives on November 13th? You probably know why.

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I am needing an upper for my New Pioneer AR lower. Would like to buy complete as saving time has value. Looking to finish this budget build.

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Had a situation where my wife was leaving the

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Waste Management – What are you doing?

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by B. Green

There is well over 7 billion people living on planet Earth and sooner or later they will all have to use the bathroom. In the US, nearly every house or apartment, whether in rich, middle class, or poor areas, is equipped with a bathroom. However, across the world, that isn’t the case. According to my research, there are around 1.1 billion people who have no access to a toilet

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Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

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Firearm Accessories

Magpul PMAG Gen 2 30-rd AR Magazine – $9.95 / Free Shipping

E-Lander Steel AR 30-rd. Magazines w/ no-tilt follower – $8.95 / Free Shipping

Bushnell TRS-25 Red Dot Sight – under $70 / Free Shipping

Ambidextrous AR Sling Adapter – $4.95 / Free Shipping

KCI 15-rd M1 Carbine Magazines – $9.95 / Free Shipping

UTAC Single Point AR Sling – $5.99

AR/M4 Camo GunSkins Wrap Kit – $49.95

 

Water Filters

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From the Desk of John Rourke – November 17th, 2014

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Pretty impressed with the landing of a spacecraft onto a comet. I mean – if man can do something like this we should be able to solve any problem.

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Getting ready to order some more antibiotics for my 205 pound “fish”. My source is http://www.aquaticpharmacy.com/eshop .

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I have watched the movie America: Imagine the World Without Her several times – excellent. Dinesh D’Souza takes the

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Rourke and The Panhandle Rancher speaks….

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Things to ponder from the pen of General Petraeus:

“1-53. Weapons are especially important. In some parts of the world, lack of access to weapons may forestall insurgencies. Unfortunately, there is widespread availability of weapons in many areas, with especially large surpluses in the most violent regions of the world. … Insurgents can obtain weapons through legal or illegal purchases or from foreign sources. A common tactic is to

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Have a Kindle? One Second After only $2.99

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At the time of this publishing the classic prepper fiction book “One Second After” is available on Amazon for only $2.99 (Kindle Edition).

If you have a Kindle and have not read One Second After – I highly recommend it.

Here is a summary from Amazon.com:

In this entertaining apocalyptic thriller from Forstchen (We Look Like Men of War), a high-altitude nuclear bomb of uncertain origin explodes, unleashing a deadly electromagnetic pulse that

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Getting Ready: Creating a Survival Cache

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Rourke: This post was previously published HERE on ModernSurvivalOnline.

 

I decided to create a few “survival cache’s”. First – what is a survival cache? Generally, a survival cache is a buried or hidden container that is filled with supplies that can be accessed when needed.

Why would I want to have a cache? Well, pretty much all of my supplies are located within my home. If something should happen and my home

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Check out BestPreparednessDeals.com

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I have an announcement……and an invitation.

Just a reminder about a sister site to ModernSurvivalOnline…..BestPreparednessDeals.com.

Like many preppers I have been trying to stock up on various supplies over the past few years. Prior to each purchase I would do a substantial amount of research to get the absolute best price possible. After all – I am on a budget like many others and try to stretch my dollars as far as possible. The purchasing

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ModernSurvivalOnline Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest

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Warm up those keyboards folks! The next ModernSurvivalOnline Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest will start November 9th and continue through December 31st.. Have a guest post you want to enter? Send in to emergencycd(at)gmail.com.

Some great prizes are lined up!!!

 

- – 1st Place – -

OnPoint Tactical has donated one of their Urban Escape & Evasion classes. Value: $795

Class Summary: While on an international business trip, you

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REMINDER: “The Minuteman” News at ModernSurvivalOnline

“The Minuteman” news is now available here on ModernSurvivalOnline 24/7. The Minuteman is a custom news source made specifically for the readers of ModernSurvivalOnline. It is available here within the pages of MSO (HERE) or as a stand alone website – available HERE.

I created The Minuteman to provide a “one stop shop” for getting news – as well as provide a service to all of you – MSO readers. News categories include HEADLINES, World,

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SHTF Scenario: What’s Your Food Supply Situation?

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by Cherie

Many are concerned that the U.S. government will mandate curfews or home quarantines should an Ebola pandemic become widespread here in the States. Others believe that World War III is right around the corner as well as the potential for martial law and natural disasters.

Prepare Well In Advance

Commercial trucks deliver 10 billion tons of food and other commodities to stores annually, accounting for 70 percent of all transported freight in the

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From the Desk of John Rourke – November 14th, 2014

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I went to a meeting at Christopher’s Middle School. The Assistant Principle was talking about a trip to Sea World that was being offered and a parent asked about fund raisers to help pay for the trip. The Principle stated that there usually are fund raisers such as selling Krispy Kreme donuts but with the Federal Government now keeping unhealthy foods out of the school the successful program was off the table. The government can’t

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7 lessons to learn from the TV show “Jericho”

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“Jericho” was one of my favorite TV shows when it first came on several years ago. It was so popular that when it was cancelled after Season 1 fans made such an uproar that a shortened Season 2 was approved.

If you have never seen Jericho – I highly recommend it. Here is a brief synopsis from Amazon:

JERICHO is a drama about what happens when a nuclear mushroom cloud suddenly appears

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Picture of the Week: Washington on “free people”

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