Book Giveaway announcement………

January 31, 2012 Rourke 0

Went to and used the random number generator to produce two numbers between 1 and 103 (the total number of comments/entries). The first number drawn was………#2. The second number drawn was………#58. The second comment […]

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A few random thoughts………….

January 30, 2012 Rourke 2

  A few things that have been going on recently……. Fitness: My continued quest to improve my health and level of physical fitness recently hit a few bumps. Old injuries decided to return and say […]

Avoiding Prepper Burnout…………..

January 27, 2012 Rourke 5

  Ever look at your efforts in preparedness and think to yourself – “Self, is this all just a waste of time?” Ever think about the hours spent reading blogs, visiting preparedness forums, and making […]

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Survival Book Review: The Survival Template

January 24, 2012 Rourke 2

     Browsing through different products on Amazon I came across The Survival Template and after reading the description I decided to order it.  Written by John Heatherly, the book takes a very methodical and […]

Welcome Prepper Press!!

January 22, 2012 Rourke 4

I am very pleased to announce that Prepper Press has become a sponsor of ModernSurvivalOnline. Prepper Press is a newer independent book publisher who specializes in books and information for preppers. What a great idea! Directly from […]

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Re: Sailing for Survival

January 13, 2012 Rourke 4

Rourke,   I was a blue water sailor in my youth. Back in ’83, a Passport 42 (42’LOA) was my consuming interest. It cost 125,000. When did blue water boats become cheaper? Once out of […]

Guest Post: Sailing for Survival

January 10, 2012 Rourke 10

  One survival option I have considered over the last year is a sailboat. Within the survival community there are two major camps, the bug-out doctrine and the castle doctrine. Needless to say each has […]

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January 9, 2012 Rourke 9

BY:  Concerned Marksman I have seen numerous posts and websites about prepping and survival and even more posts about shooting and some great pictures of firearms.  However one thing I have yet to see is […]

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Critical Survival Commodities

January 8, 2012 Rourke 8

by Guy W. Spotts What are Critical Survival Commodities and how do they effect you?   First there are many thing that are Commodities today that will not be Critical Survival Commodities  like computers, and other  […]

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Guest Post: Vinegar and its many uses

January 7, 2012 Rourke 0

by MC For hundreds of years people have used simple homemade products with multiple uses in mind.  Vinegar is just one of those products.  Whether you are in a survival type situation, preparing for it’s […]