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What Did You Do To Prep This Week?

Well, hello and good morning (or evening depending on where you are and when you’re reading this), I hope that everything is going well for you and that you had a productive prep week. Everything has been going great here… everything that is except the excessively-high heat. Wow. When I go outside it feels like an oven and it’s kinda hard to breathe, but that part could be from the stupid allergies that have been...

U.S. National Debt = Economic Collapse

1. Welcome Home The U.S. military has brought back the remains of more than 20 servicemen killed in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II. They’re believed to belong to Marines and sailors from the 6th Marine Regiment who were killed during the last night of the three-day Battle of Tarawa. More than 6,000 Americans, Japanese, and Koreans died. ABC News:  US military brings back remains from World War II battle… (The battle...

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The Heat is On

1. The Heat is On Two-thirds of the United States is set to experience a “dangerous and widespread” heatwave this weekend, as temperatures are expected to rise above 100 degrees in many parts of the midwest and the East Coast, affecting millions of people. Katie Reilly Time: Midwest and East Coast Braces For ‘Extremely Dangerous’ Weekend Heat Wave: “A large dome of high pressure will allow high temperatures to surge into the 90s and 100s...

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How to Make a Faraday Cage (An Easy Illustrated Guide)

by Dr. Arthur Bradley There is a great deal of confusion about DIY Faraday cages and Faraday Boxes. Not only about how to build them, but also what they actually protect against. In this article, Dr. Arthur Bradley, author of Disaster Preparedness for EMP Attacks and Solar Storms, answers a few basic questions and perhaps debunks a few myths. What is a Faraday cage? A Faraday cage (a.k.a. Faraday shield or Faraday box) is a sealed...

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World Trade Organization allows China to sanction US over Obama-era tariffs

‘An appeals court judge at the World Trade Organization (WTO) says the United States did not fully comply with its ruling and could face Chinese sanctions if it does not remove certain tariffs that break WTO rules.  According to the trade regulator, 11 US countervailing measures have violated WTO rules. It has asked Washington to rectify the irregularities.  The decision relates to a case that dates back to 2007. It follows China’s appeal to the...

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Mystery Solved? Oil tanker broke down in Persian Gulf, towed by Iran forces for repairs

‘Iranian forces came to the aid of an oil tanker stranded in the Persian Gulf, a foreign ministry spokesman has said. The tanker is presumed to be the same Panama-registered vessel missing from radar screens since Saturday.  The tanker, Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi said on Tuesday, “was in trouble due to technical defects in the Persian Gulf,” the state ISNA agency reported. Mousavi said that Iranian forces towed the ship...

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How To Get Rid Of Cockroaches Without An Exterminator

by Tia G. Growing up, I had the pleasure of never seeing a roach, except on T.V. I grew up with the assumption that only dirty people had roaches. When I moved to Texas, I found out how wrong that assumption was. Even the cleanest of homes can get infested with roaches and it doesn’t take much. My first apartment in Texas appeared to be clean. Nice neighborhood, clean grounds, the apartment itself looked and “smelled” clean,...

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Piles of Cash, Diamonds, Art (and Saudi Passport)

1. Piles of Cash, Diamonds, Art (and Saudi Passport) Accused Pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was keeping “piles of cash” and a passport that appeared to be issued from a foreign country in a locked safe in his New York City home, along with valuable art and “dozens of diamonds” hidden inside the accused pedophile’s $77m Upper East Side mansion. The convicted sex offender was taken into custody July 6 and charged with sex trafficking and conspiracy, accused...

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Getting Hot in Yellowstone… and More

1. Getting Hot in Yellowstone Yellowstone is one of the most feared volcanoes on the planet, and a massive wave of quakes near the caldera will not do anything to calm nerves. Some 97 tremors have rocked the park over the past month, leading to eruption fears. The tremors have been relatively small, but some seismologists argue that the quantity of earthquakes is more relevant than the size when it comes to precursors of a...

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Escape and Evasion Survival Kit [aka Wilderness Survival Cache]

Please note: I wrote this post way back in 2010 and wanted to share it here with you by re-posting. I hope that my writing ability has improved at least some since then.  I’m sure everyone reading this is familiar with the bug out bag – essentially the escape and evasion kit is based on the same concept, but with several advantages. Don’t get me wrong, having abug out bagis a good idea, however a back-up plan, for your backup plan...

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Disease Outbreak: Western Apocalypse Is Coming and More…

Below is the new format that I emailed everyone about… please let me know what you think and give any suggestions on how I can improve it in the comments section below.  1. Extra! Extra! Coffee and Newspapers No More! “Beginning in September, the coffee giant will no longer carry copies of three national newspapers and select local papers. The company said this week that it would stop carrying print editions of The New York...