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Survival Muscles

June 15, 2012 Rourke 6

Survival Muscles By “Raptor Medic”   It’s going to happen! All civilizations fail whether it’s from disease, famine, Government collapse, Natural Disasters, Aliens or Zombies. If history has taught us anything it’s that life is […]

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Guest Post: Why Prepare?

June 13, 2012 Rourke 5

   Why Prepare? by Tim     Ironically, I was pondering that question while at work a few weeks ago.  It was about 1:30 in the afternoon and storm clouds started rolling in to the Dallas […]

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June 9, 2012 Rourke 8

by HALB   Okay, sometime soon the proverbial SHTF and you realize you may have to depart for safer parts. We have been fortunate to have benefited from dozens of articles suggesting when, and how to leave.  The best […]

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Dangers in the Desert

May 27, 2012 Rourke 2

Dangers in the Desert – Proper Planning Saves Lives We live in Utah, but make frequent trips into Nevada. Actually, we drive to Reno fairly regularly to visit family and friends there. The trip is […]

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Why I Prep….. by Clint

May 25, 2012 Rourke 3

   Why I Prep…. by Clint Palmer   Governments and terrorist groups throughout the world thrive for more knowledge, new weapons and advanced technology. Although advancements in these various fields can be good, in the […]

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Where has all the time gone?

May 24, 2012 Rourke 20

I will be 43 in a few months and I often reflect back through my life. In fact to be totally honest I spend WAY too much time reflecting back. I have many regrets and […]

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On Being Prepared……

May 23, 2012 Rourke 2

    On Being Prepared By J Cascarelli   I do believe in planning for the worst and hoping for the best. As a graduate engineer (retired), I try to look dispassionately at data and […]

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Guest Post: When bad people attack…..

May 18, 2012 Rourke 14

When Bad People Attack At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.                                                                   Charles Darwin […]

Memories of a knife….

May 16, 2012 Rourke 10

It’s amazing how memories work. Certain scents and tastes can suddenly bring you back to a different time and place – almost like it was happening all over again. When I was 16 years old I lived […]

Health and preparedness……..

May 2, 2012 Rourke 17

Over the past few months I have been taking health and exercise much more seriously.  Sylvester Stallone wrote a fitness book several years ago and in it he made a statement – Once you hit age […]

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An “Ecological” View Toward Prepping

May 2, 2012 Rourke 5

by Wyzyrd   I’m NOT talking about “being Green” here. Probably a good idea, but not the point of the post.    If we listen too much to “Doomsday Preppers” and similar media-outlets, prepping seems […]