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Storm Shows Americans Are Totally Unprepared: “I have no food, I have no cash, so I’m trying to forage for something”

Storm Shows Americans Are Totally Unprepared: “I have no food, I have no cash, so I’m trying to forage for something”

One San Francisco resident in particular highlights just how susceptible America is to disasters and what to expect in the event of a widespread emergency.

Makeshift Grill Ideas: Cooking When the Grid Goes Down

Makeshift Grill Ideas: Cooking When the Grid Goes Down

Here are some ideas for makeshift grills that you can use to cook food if the grid goes down.

10 Prepping Mistakes That Could Kill You (and How to Avoid Them)

10 Prepping Mistakes That Could Kill You (and How to Avoid Them)

When it comes to survival, mistakes can kill you and that is the last thing we want to happen, isn’t it?

The Ultimate Christmas Shopping Guide For Preppers

The Ultimate Christmas Shopping Guide For Preppers

We made our list and checked it twice to make sure this is the ultimate guide for finding prepper gift ideas for everyone on your list.

How to Build a Winter Home Emergency Kit

How to Build a Winter Home Emergency Kit

There’s a lot that goes into a winter home emergency kit and while you probably have many of these supplies around in one form or another, having them together and ready for a winter disaster is vital to getting through a disaster in the freezing cold successfully.

8 Survival Uses of Space Blankets

8 Survival Uses of Space Blankets

Mylar space blankets have other alternative uses aside from keeping you warm. In fact, they can potentially save your life in an emergency. Take a look at the 8 survival uses of space blankets.

Don’t Bug-Out Without One of These Handy Fire Starters

Don’t Bug-Out Without One of These Handy Fire Starters

If you ever find yourself without the comforts and convenience of modern civilization, your ability to make a fire could mean the difference between life or death.

Black Friday and the Ferguson Riots: This is Why We Are Armed

Black Friday and the Ferguson Riots: This is Why We Are Armed

Look at the two examples that have occurred over the last week: the riots in Ferguson and the madness of Black Friday shopping. How would these same people behave to get the last loaf of bread or case of canned goods?

30 Prepper-Inspired Stocking Stuffer Ideas for 2014

30 Prepper-Inspired Stocking Stuffer Ideas for 2014

We’ve scoured the internet looking for the very best products to add to your favorite prepper’s stocking. This list includes everyday carry items and various survival gear that is sure to make your favorite prepper’s Christmas merry and bright.

Why Advice from Survival Ultracrepidarians Should be Avoided

Why Advice from Survival Ultracrepidarians Should be Avoided

In matters of survival and self-reliance, you don’t have to look far to find keyboard commandos telling you how-to do stuff. Who you choose to listen to is your choice. However, advice of self-proclaimed ‘experts’ is at times just plain stupid – and if practiced, could be deadly. So who should you listen to?

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