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OPSEC PRE SHTF

December 31, 2011 Rourke 16

by grayfox114   Having been a longtime prepper, a survivalist if you will, I long ago determined that being a lone wolf/solo survivor was a sure road to a quick death or interment in any […]

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Smartphone Preparedness

December 30, 2011 Rourke 3

By Todd @ The Prepper Wesbite   A few months ago, my mobile phone provider sent me an HTC Sensation (Android OS) to replace my Blackberry that died.  This phone is pretty amazing in that […]

Yerba Mate Mania

December 30, 2011 Rourke 1

by RebNinerOne   I’ll be the first one to admit that I am addicted to caffeine.  I was introduced to tea (the gateway drug) as a child and loved it.  By my early teens, it was […]

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Good Cheap and Easy Gear

December 29, 2011 Rourke 1

by Guy W. Spotts In 1982, I had the great discomfort to visited Hawaii for a hurricane, I survived very well because of the loose TSA rules of the times.  But because of  today’s TSA […]

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Should I bug-in or bug-out………

December 27, 2011 Rourke 8

First of all, I want to thank you for hosting this site and posting information that is useful to other preppers. There are 100’s of similar sites out there but only few of them are […]

The Pistol – A Survivors Best Friend

December 23, 2011 Rourke 15

by Sawbo When considering a sidearm today there is an almost infinite number of possibilities. For a wise prepper and future survivor of TEOTWAWKI there is only three: The Colt 1911 chambered in .45 ACP, […]

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Space, or lack of it

December 22, 2011 Rourke 3

by Fred Taylor Some things are just plain hard to find space for, so my solution is to create more of it without impeding the space already there for other things. PVC pipe is a […]

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How it started……..

December 20, 2011 Rourke 13

by AH “June 12th, 2011. 16:52.   I’m at work, in my office when we lose power. I hear someone yell “did you see that? What was hell happened?” I think to myself, the generator […]

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I’m Not Going To Be Around Forever

December 18, 2011 Rourke 5

 by Valerie   My Momma’s favorite saying these days seems to be “I’m not going to be around forever, you know.” Yes, Momma, I know. You’ve been telling me that for years. You tell me that […]

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On Becoming a Gun Loving Liberal

December 15, 2011 Rourke 26

*****NOTE: To everyone – please see that this is a guest post – not written by Rourke. I appreciate JS for his honesty. by JS   Firstly, I should say a bit about myself. I […]

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Winter Prep Checklist

December 14, 2011 Rourke 3

By: Valerie   Are you ready for winter? Ready or not, winter is taking aim at this country, and if you haven’t already, now is the time to get your winter preps done. Checklists are […]

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Kids In The Kitchen

December 12, 2011 Rourke 0

by Valerie   I’m a Southern girl, born and raised. Never lived anywhere else, never want to. I like the way things are  down south of the Mason-Dixon line. I like my tea sweet, my […]

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News you should know……..

December 12, 2011 Rourke 0

Via MSOnline news correspondent Valerie: Here is the first of a planned twice-per-week post of preparedness-related news, links, and stories for the prepper. Here we go……….. North Korea threatens South Korea over Christmas lights. Or, rather, over […]