Do I need a dump pouch?

November 13, 2013 Rourke 22

I recently completed my second tactical response class in the past 3 months or so and came away with a revelation: magazine dump pouches can get people killed. If you are not familiar the idea […]

………On caches

November 12, 2013 Rourke 3

The following is a guest post entry into our Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest.   Awhile back I started to think about caching some of my gear. There is so much food, gear and supplies stashed […]

Boot/Shoe Laces

November 11, 2013 Rourke 3

The following is a guest post entry into our Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest.   Boot/Shoe Laces by “The Coach”             I have an old pair of well-worn hiking boots that I have used for years […]

Veteran’s Day

November 11, 2013 Rourke 9

Today is Veteran’s Day. Thank a veteran today for stepping up and doing what so many just refuse to do – which is take a stand and serve to the benefit of this country. Wars […]

Basic Cryptology For Preppers

November 8, 2013 Rourke 3

The following is a guest post entry into our Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest.   Basic Cryptology For Preppers by Tom Miller Cryptology is a subject that seems most appropriately applied to spy movies, but it […]

Letter Re: …..On taking action

November 8, 2013 Rourke 4

Rourke,   The post by ‘D’ about becoming engaged in the community is one of the best reasoned I’ve yet read.    Yes, we should know each of our local elected officials for we put […]

….On taking action

November 6, 2013 Rourke 20

I have been chewing on this problem for some time. I’m not sure that I am ready to write this yet, but there seems to be a lot of questions and a demand for some […]