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Gault speaks…..Ramblings from the Homestead

December 31, 2012 Rourke 9

Ramblings- From The Homestead   Light Hearted and  Brutally Honest         As our government continues to bulldoze what’s left of our collective future I believe it’s time, past time really, to at least broach the […]

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Preparedness Deal of the Week: Freeze Dried Chicken

December 30, 2012 Rourke 0

Preparedness Deal of the Week sponsored by was created to let preparedness-minded folks know about some crazy good deals around the ‘net. Dollars are tough to come by nowadays – figured we […]

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PREPPER FICTION – Solar Storms 2012 Part One

December 27, 2012 Rourke 3

Solar Storms 2012 by Ted Howe and Shirley Swift Part I                                                                         North Liberty, Iowa – November 1, 2012   “Damn” Frank said forcefully turning the radio off and standing up. “Sounds like those solar flares are […]

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Merry Christmas……

December 25, 2012 Rourke 5

Hello all –    Been up late wrapping presents and watching National Lampoons Christmas Vacation and A Christmas Story for the umpteenth time. Planned to write up a big philosophical post  – but just too tired.   […]

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Guest Post: The Prepared Concealed Carrier

December 24, 2012 Rourke 9

The following post was originally published at – Rourke The Prepared Concealed Carrier by Rock Cowles First off, as a former police officer, I am a big fan of Concealed Carry. I am concerned at the lack […]

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Equipment Review: Grand Trunk Ultralight Hammock

December 23, 2012 Rourke 5

This review was originally published here –   I am in the process of putting together a new bug out/get home kit. The revision of my kit comes from my recent bout with severe lower […]

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New product……Snare-Vival-Trap

December 22, 2012 Rourke 6

The folks over at just informed me of a interesting new product they started carrying. Here’s some information – Created and manufactured by Solo Scientific in the USA the Snare-Vival-Trap™ is a pocket sized survival […]

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The Panhandle Rancher Speaks……….

December 20, 2012 Rourke 2

From Rourke: Based on my interest in changing my current tactical load carrying system, The Panhandle Rancher offers some words of wisdom…..   Rourke,   Long ago, I learned innovation usually comes from surprising places […]

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Jesse James bugs out……….

December 18, 2012 Rourke 6

BOB Trip For those waiting with bated breath, here it is. It’s not exactly Man v. Wild, but then again I didn’t have any support staff helping me out (last Grylls dig…I promise). I apologize […]

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YouTube Video: The Truth About Wolf Ammo

December 16, 2012 Rourke 16

Every so often – usually on the weekends – I throw up a YouTube video or twelve. YouTube is a fantastic source of information on many topics including survival and preparedness. YouTube proves that anyone […]