Why I Encourage My Wife To Claw My Face

(Copy your request for no preparedness info.  My email software requires that when people click on a link, I send them SOMEWHERE, so I sent you here.  It should be in line with what you want.) I talk a lot about protecting yourself and your family by hiding the fact that you are taking intelligent […]

You Don’t Still Plan On Punching Attackers, Do You?

I was listening to Mike Seeklander’s podcast last week where he interviewed Craig Douglas and it reminded me of this article and how timeless the information is… Have you ever wondered why professional mixed martial arts fighters can kick, elbow, and knee each other in the face but still have to tape up and wear […]

Norway, media lies, and the consequences of not being prepared

Welcome to this week’s edition of the SurviveInPlace.com Urban Survival Newsletter, sponsored this week by UrbanSurvivalPlayingCards.com and Target Focus Training. Last Friday, a mentally deranged individual in Norway named Anders Behring Breivik detonated an explosive at a government building in Oslo, killing 8 and then killed 68 people at a youth camp on a local […]

Improvised Weapons, The Election, and finding like-minded preppers

**As a note, the 5-Nov-10 notification email had a link to this page.  The correct page for the Quantitative Easing article is here:  secretsofurbansurvival.com/489/what-quantitative-easing-means-for-you/ Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, brought to you by Tim Larkin’s Target Focus Training and UrbanSurvivalPlayingCards.com.  This week, we’re going to talk about tactics for using everyday items to […]

Top 5 Items For Urban Survival Situations

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, sponsored by SurviveInPlace.com and Tim Larkin’s Target Focus Training “Lethal Weapons” package. Here’s a question I got recently.  It applies to everyone and I wanted to share it with you here: “If you only had 5 items to help you survive, what 5 items would you choose? Please […]

Jason Statham Fight Tactics From The Expendables

I took a couple of hours on Friday afternoon to watch a matinee showing of the new Stallone, Bruce Willis, Jet Li, and Jason Statham movie, “The Expendables.” It was an entertaining action flick.  The good guys guns never jammed, they aimed perfectly on full auto, and seemed to have 200 round mags.  I wish all the […]

Why SEAL Team 6 and I Switched To Target Focus Training

What do SEAL Team 6, Matt Fury (Combat Conditioning), Tim Schmidt (USCCA), Ignatius Piazza (Frontsight), and myself have in common? We all have access and exposure to every self-defense system available to the general public and even some that are normally only available to military and law enforcement and we have all chosen at one […]