Politics

On the 2012 Presidential Election, My Personal Thoughts, More Emotional Than Not

by suburban November 7, 2012 Politics
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A few thoughts on the election: I try to avoid the politics, but this morning I feel compelled to speak out. I stayed up late last evening to watch the election results in disbelief. Being a conservative. Being a person who just wants to be left alone to work and live. Being a person who […]

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The SHTF Is Here – Hurray (NOT!!)

by ST December 27, 2011 Economy
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That title caught your attention for sure! But believe it or not, there are people out there who actually want and hope for a massive, national SHTF event! You can see it in the way many people on a large number of prepper sites write or the videos they produce. They are outright gitty at […]

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Saturday Videos

by suburban October 8, 2011 Politics
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2 Activists Not Sure on Communist Solution SHTF CREW TAG The Day of Darkness Came Surviving Hypothermic Conditions Live, Laugh, Prepare… WROL Spring Development    

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Saddened, Stupidity, and Concerned. The Occupy Wall Street Protest(s)

by suburban October 3, 2011 Civil Unrest
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It’s Monday morning.  I am working from home, and I just have to get this off my chest before I actually start working.  This has been burning all weekend long in my brain…  I was going to wait to post this until later in the week, but just couldn’t  Had to get published now… I […]

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September 11th – 10 Years Later

by ST September 6, 2011 Airport Security
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This 9/11 marks not just another passing year but an anniversary. It’s been 10 years since that fateful day in 2001. I was working in lower Manhattan off Wall Street at that time. The whole thing unfolded before my eyes. But this day isn’t about me. It’s about three things: One – The 3,000 American […]

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Important Lessons From the S&P Downgrade and Market Reaction.

by ST August 16, 2011 Economy
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Not even a week after the S&P downgrade of American government debt, and the financial market reaction to it, and a very clear set of lessons for preppers is emerging clearly. As the scenario unfolds more analysis can be applied and more conclusions drawn. But right now there are a few lessons that are glaring […]

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Famine

by ST July 12, 2011 Civil Unrest
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Famine – a severe shortage of food, as through crop failure or overpopulation. (“famine.” Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition. HarperCollins Publishers.) More than merely a shortage or higher prices, “famine” is the extreme low end of scale. It is a systemic problem, not merely a matter of poor distribution or lack […]

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Would YOU be a shelter? (Remembering Anne Frank)

by ST June 21, 2011 Crime
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Everyone loves a scapegoat. Throughout history whenever something terrible happens either for reasons too complex for the common person to grasp or just the culmination of many other events people as a whole try to seek out someone, some group of people, to blame for the problem. Rarely do they see themselves as a cause […]

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Mom, Dad, Prepping, and Politics

by suburban November 1, 2010 Politics
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This weekend I admitted to my parents, who frankly, would think I was a bit of a wacko if I fully admitted I was a prepper.  I admitted to them that I had about three months worth of food in my apartment for any hard times ahead.  They both, surprisingly thought that was smart.   […]

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Saturday Videos

by suburban October 30, 2010 General
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How To Lash a Tripod for Wilderness Survival Adam’s Ramblings: Glenn Beck, Jon stewart, and the Preppers, Equip 2 Endure Nalgene Multi Drink and OTG Bottles The Common Man’s Blow Gun, Dave Canterbury Semi-Permanent Shelter

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