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September 30, 2014 Rourke 1

Yes – this is a shameless request to ask you to take a few seconds and vote for this site – ModernSurvivalOnline –  over at   If you appreciate the efforts here as we try […]

Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

September 30, 2014 Rourke 1

Knives & Tools Cold Steel GI Tanto Gerber Suspension Multi-Pliers with Sheath Mora Companion Outdoor Knife   Movies/TV/Documentaries  Contagion DVD Outbreak DVD SURVIVORS TV Series Season 1 & 2 DVD   Online Videos Getting Started […]

VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Is America dead already?

September 25, 2014 Rourke 7

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 […]

Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

September 23, 2014 Rourke 1

Books Patriots: A Novel of Surviving the Coming Collapse “Light Out” by David Crawford Survival, Evasion, Recovery Manual 21-76-1 (free download)   Movies/TV/Documentaries  Jericho – The Complete Series After Armageddon American Blackout    Videos Survivalist Tips […]

I Miss America…….

September 22, 2014 Rourke 12

A few years before his death, I asked my father if he ever regretted leaving England after WWII and emigrating to the United States of America.  He told me that even with the troubles here […]

Men… this.

September 21, 2014 Rourke 18

The following post IS directly related to preparedness – preparedness for your soul, your life, and your happiness. I originally posted it back in September of 2013 however I felt the need to put it […]

A few random thoughts…..

September 19, 2014 Rourke 8

First off…..Happy Friday everyone. It’s been a tough week for me and I am looking forward to the weekend. ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ I see that Australia foiled an ISIS plot to hold public beheadings in two cities. […]

Free Online Preparedness Training……

September 18, 2014 Rourke 1

Published this previously here on MSO and it has been awhile – thought I would pass on some information again on free preparedness training that can be taken online. This training is provided by the […]

Have You Thought Of?

September 16, 2014 Rourke 5

  by “The Coach” (Contributing Editor)   How well have you thought out what to bring/pack with your gear should you have to evacuate or bug out of your residence in an emergency or imminent major […]

5 things on my mind…..

September 14, 2014 Rourke 26

1. HAM radio can be very aggravating to those who are unfamiliar. Working on it. 2. I am going to the North Carolina mountains to a men’s retreat with my church. This will be my […]

Product Evaluation: Powdered Gatorade

September 12, 2014 Rourke 14

  By “The Coach” (Contributing Editor)               Recently I took my grandsons on a weeklong camping trip. We were going to be camping in a tent, in central Mississippi during the month of June. The […]


September 11, 2014 Rourke 2

As so many go out about their business today considering such important life factors such as what flavor coffee they should buy – remember. Remember the events of September 11th, 2001 and the days and weeks […]