Review of Episode 3 of Doomsday Preppers on Nat Geo

Episode 3 of Doomsday Preppers had an interesting twist to it…NGC said that they’d examined cultures from around the globe and that Doomsday Preppers was a part of their “ongoing look at American outliers.” Outliers? Really? I guess it’s crazy, in hurricane country to prepare for hurricanes, in blizzard country to prepare for blizzards, in […]

Prepping Your Car For Winter & The MAD Euro Bailout

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Solar Storms and Nukes Hidden in Container Ships

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, sponsored by my new survival plan. It’s been awhile since I’ve talked about solar flares, Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs), and Electromagnetic Pulses (EMPs), and I wanted to touch on them again today. You’re going to want to read today’s article so that you know what they are, and […]

FEMA Detention Camps & Gun Confiscation

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, brought to you by Jeff Anderson’s Social Chaos Survival Guide. Here’s a question that I get fairly often: “There’s a violent knocking at door followed by command to open door and evict the premises by at least 5 uniformed armed military personal (not necessarily U.S. troops) possibly United […]

Survival Pain Relief After A Disaster

This weekend is Memorial Day weekend.  I’m so thankful to all of you who served our country, and thankful to those of you who lost friends and loved ones in the service of our country.  We’re doing something special for Memorial Day that I’ll tell you about in a minute, but first… One of the […]

Tornadoes Caches Obama vs Texas and SOWF

This weekend is Memorial Day weekend. I’m so thankful to all of you who served our country, and thankful to those of you who lost friends and loved ones in the service of our country. We’re doing something special for Memorial Day that I’ll tell you about in a minute, but first… On Saturday, we […]

Will You Be Collateral Damage?

We’ll continue our series on fun activities that you can do with friends and family to get better prepared next week, but this week there’s a timely series of events happening that caught my attention. In the continual debate between whether you’re better off being in a populated area or an isolated rural area during […]

Obstacle and Adventure Racing as a Survival Tool

For the next couple of newsletters, we’re going to talk about some activities that are both helpful for preparedness AND are fun activities to do alone, with your family, and/or with friends. One side of me thought that this was the wrong time to be covering something light hearted. There are many reasons to be […]

Bin Laden's Dead

I woke up this morning to see a cryptic text on my phone from a buddy at the Pentagon telling me to “check the news”.  I figured something major must have happened, but I was pleasantly surprised to learn that the news was that Bin Laden got shot in the head by Navy SEALS last night and his body unceremoniously dumped […]

Bugging Out and Strategic Relocation

Welcome to the April 22nd edition of the Urban Survival Newsletter. Before I get into what we’re going to talk about this week, I wanted to share a few timely thoughts on disaster preparedness from my friends over at PersonalLiberty.com, where I am a regular contributor. Disaster Preparedness Equals Self-Reliance… Be Ready to Go No […]