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51 EMP-Proof Tools and Items to Stockpile

May 15, 2020 Tim Makay 9

An EMP places pretty high on most preppers list of theoretically possible mega-disasters. A man-made or naturally occurring electromagnetic pulse can conceivably crash or destroy the vast majority of electronics or the power grid in […]

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How to Purify Water with Bleach

May 9, 2020 Tim Makay 2

It is common to find bleach in abundance within the stashes and caches of preppers all over the globe. This is because bleach is something of a chemical multi-tool, just as handy as sanitizing surfaces […]

Why Exactly Are MREs So Expensive?

April 27, 2020 Tim Makay 0

You will commonly encounter preppers stocking, stashing, praising and pillorying MREs, those ubiquitous pouched meals that seemingly never expire. Everyone that has ever served in the military is well acquainted, but these infamous transportable rations, […]

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The Philosophy of Ayn Rand

April 23, 2020 Tim Makay 1

Ayn Rand was right. She was. But I have little doubt even the title of this article will make a certain percentage of the readership’s heads explode, a font of impotent rage. This is a […]

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How Long Does Canned SPAM Last?

April 20, 2020 Tim Makay 5

Ah, glorious Spam. That beloved blue can is a staple in pantries all across America and the world. Greatly favored by campers for its convenience, homeowners who want a quick bite and even preppers for its […]

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Critical Survival Info to Keep on your Phone

April 1, 2020 Tim Makay 0

Preppers have always been divided on the use of advanced electronics in emergency preparations. The preppers in the “Nay” camp claim that advanced electronics are too frail, too dependent upon incredibly intricate and complex infrastructure […]