Never Leave Home Without These Emergency Items
You never know when an emergency will happen which is why you should always carry certain critical items with you. Read this article to learn which emergency supplies should always be on your person.What To Stockpile For an Economic Collapse In Addition To Food
The talk about an impending economic collapse is becoming more and more common as evidenced by the popularity of TV shows like “Doomsday Preppers.” With the economic crisis lasting longer than anything since the Great Depression of the 1930’s, the despair of the American working class is growing. The term “economic collapse” is no longer used by crazy survivalists and people on the fringes of society.The First Thing To Do If The Electrical Power Grid Goes Down
Okay, so you watch “Doomsday Preppers” or “The Walking Dead” and it’s all on your radar, but you haven’t really prepared for a worst case scenario and don’t have a plan worked out. And the power just went out. What should you do?How To Prepare For Power Outages Even If You’re Not A Survivalist
Don’t read any further if you’re worried about TEOTWAWKI (The End Of The World As We Know It) or a zombie apocalypse or some other calamity that is not likely to happen. But if you’re wanting to learn how to be prepared for anything from the typical nuisance power outage after a severe storm to a weeklong outage like the victims of Hurricane Sandy suffered, you’ve come to the right place. What is the difference between being prepared for the worst-case scenario and something more run-of-the-mill in terms of disaster?Electrical Power Grid Failure: The Most Probably SHTF Scenario
If you like watching the zombies on “The Walking Dead” or the survivalists on “Doomsday Preppers” you have probably engaged in some sort of discussion on what is the most likely “SHTF” (Sewage Hits The Fan) scenario to really happen in the near future. Since you probably didn’t choose “zombie apocalypse” as very likely, it’s a good bet that you thought that a failure of the national power grid was high on the list. The fact is that our aging electrical power grid infrastructure, combined with the vulnerability of its internet-dependent control…How NOT To Survive A National Power Outage If The Electrical Grid Goes Down
You don’t have to be someone from the show “Doomsday Preppers” to be concerned about a major power outage happening. As a matter of fact, more people than ever these days are concerned with a national disaster if the electrical power grid goes down, due to some hackers or a massive solar storm. The problem is that we are so used to doing everything with electricity, from cooking our meals in the microwave to opening our cans with electric can openers, that we are totally lost when the power goes out.Urban Survival Guide – Surviving a Disaster in a City
Be prepared if a disaster or urban chaos strikes. If you’re not ready, then you will be part of the helpless masses. Remember, it’s better to have a plan and not need it, than to need one but not have it.Are We Experiencing More Earthquakes Than Ever Before In The History of Mankind?
Are we experiencing more earthquakes than ever before in the history of mankind? Many people are asking this question. Some of the most powerful and most destructive earthquakes have occurred in the last one hundred years. As far as the number of earthquakes that have occurred over a given period of time, we really can’t be sure of that because never in the history of man has the world been so populated and linked together by so many forms of instant communication.What To Do If The Power Grid Goes Down Due To Hackers Or A Terror Strike
Although we think of the internet as the most indispensable part of our interconnected society today, the fact is that the electrical grid is far more important. After all, the internet needs electricity. However, without electricity we would be back in the 19th century without lights, but only worse.Can “The Walking Dead” Teach You How To Be A Prepper Or Survivalist?
What most guys really like about zombie and disaster shows is that, in addition to being entertaining, sometimes there are things you can learn and put into practice. This gives rise to discussions and makes us feel like real men, just like when a guy in the neighborhood has his hood up on his car and we all go “see what is going on” even if we don’t know anything about car engines. “The Walking Dead” is a great show for guys because it is a great discussion starter.Preppers Versus Survivalists: Who Is Crazier?
The shows “Doomsday Preppers” and “The Walking Dead” have created a lot of interest in the people referred to as survivalists and preppers. With all of the interest in these people and their lifestyles, the question of which is the crazier and most outrageous of the two categories arises. First off, let’s look at the distinction between a survivalist and a prepper and what makes them unique.Emergency Drills – Practicing What to Do In Case of a Riot
With the economic situation looking very dire in 2013 and the potential for hyperinflation and economic collapse making riots and civil unrest a reality, knowing what to do to stay safe becomes very important. Some scenarios project riots due to the government’s inability to pay the more than 50% of Americans receiving entitlement checks each month. Other scenarios look at hyperinflation as the trigger that causes people to take to the streets en masse.Are More Extreme Weather Events Being Triggered By Climate Change?
This is a question more and more people are asking these. Oddly enough many people are still wondering if the climate is changing. Still many of these people are wondering if man is causing climate change.How To Stockpile Food For Survival Of An Economic Collapse
If you want to learn how to stockpile food to guarantee survival after an economic collapse, there is a lot of information on the web about what to do. However, most of that information comes from the people who would sell you the food for your stockpile. The bad news is that the marketing efforts of “Survival Foods” companies have been so pervasive and successful that they have affected the way people think.What Are The Best Foods To Stockpile For An Emergency?
If you watch the show “Doomsday Preppers” you may start to think about becoming a bit of a prepper yourself, and wonder what are the best foods to stockpile for an emergency. The answer may surprise you. It’s amazing how many people who have never eaten an Army MRE in their life figure that they should go out and buy a few cases of them in case of an emergency.