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I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself: My name is Don Pontious and I am the author of Some Helpful Tips for Prepping and Some Helpful Tips For Bug Out Bags. I am also the host for the Talk Radio show for preppers, and about things related to prepping: In Case Of Emergency.
For many reasons, one of which was OPSEC considerations, I did not reveal...
In Case Of Emergency Radio Show
And the Earth was a wasteland, yet the main character was found there as a boy and raised in the service.
I want to find and purchase this series. I read it many years ago, but have never seen it since....
a question for book fiends.
It is free on Netflix at the moment. They went from a good beginning----- to a bunch of want to be hippy's smoking dope, drinking, and cheating on each other...with the most dangerous hazard a couple of Army deserters and a biker gang.
Another movie I recently watched was called "How I live now" also on Netflix. I little more realistic...
The movie's Goodbye World and How I Live Now.
As privacy concerns have grown over Social Media's mining of user data, we've become increasingly concerned about allowing its presence here. As of this past Saturday, 8/23/2014, SM has...
Survivalmonkey Disengages from Social Media
As a heads up, the next version of this forum software will allow us to process 'bounced' emails (emails that don't go anywhere) and will place those users into a 'bounced email' group. This may limit your experience at SM until you update your account with a valid email. I believe a Notice will be shown if you are in the 'bounced' state.
This isn't because we actually need or...
SM Account email address
I own a Recon 3 sleeping bag now, and it is fantastic. I would like to...
RECON HALO (2,3,4,5) Sleeping Bags
where would one find information on items like Israeli bandages and halo seals and one hand tourniquet, that sort of trauma gear. looking to learn and buy.
- Precision stainless steel milling cone is durable and makes bread-quality flour
- Designed to grind wheat, rice, barley and other small, hard, dry grains
- Compact design makes it easy to store
- Great emergency preparedness item
- 2-year warranty
Victorio Grain Mill
This week 8/5/06
I picked up 10 bales of TP. 30 'double' rolls a bail @ $.49 each
Also grabbed 10 bags (18 lb) of Cat food
Whatcha putting away?
My triple heaters are engaged all day and I am perspiring all day.
Went with Korean between tai chi today. Partly because the wifee and I watched a really good Korean movie last night. The Masquerade was very well done.
BOOTS : All Things Boot Related Thread
Always return to the basics. Thanks Ray!
MSR ALPINE STOWAWAY POT
- Versatile: Great for storing gear or supplies when you're not cooking.
- Secure: Hinged, easy-lift handle flips over the fitted lid to lock it in place.
- Material: Stainless Steel
- Volume : 475 ml. 16.1 fl. oz. ,775 ml. 26.2 fl. oz., 1.1 L 37.2 fl oz. , 1.6 L 54.1 fl. oz.
- Weight: 475 ml. 9.5 oz. ,775 ml. 13 oz., 1.1 L 15.5 oz., 1.6 L 1 lbs 3.5 oz.
MSR Alpine Stowaway Pot/Pan
The affected cords have an "LS-15" molded mark on the AC adapter end of the power cord.
Hewlett-Packard Recalls Notebook Computer AC Power Cords Due...
HP Laptop Power Cord Recall (potential fire and burn hazard) LS-15
About 2 months after accepting, I declined the position to which they came back with an offer that I had to consider again for a few days before giving them my final no. I think I said 'no' 4 or 5 times over this 3 month period...
The position would have been a larger plant, more responsibility and also would have included a new project that would be the first of it's kind in...
My short lived plan to move to California
Literary Classics Collection - 48 Classic Masterpieces in a single pdf. The individual titles are still available below.
D-A-D - Jihad
If you want a rugged stainless steel pan to carry in place of a heavy iron skillet, this is your ticket.
MSR Alpine Fry Pan
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MSR's strong, reliable stainless steel fry pan stands up to heavy use and extreme conditions. Nests over Alpine 3L Pot and the handle is removable for compact packing.
- 11.4 oz / 323 g
- Diameter: 8 in / 20.32 cm
MSR Alpine Fry Pan
Tactical Tailor makes some great stuff right here in Washington State. This mag pouch sells for $77.50 and holds both AR mags as well as pistol mags. The 30 round PMAGs (shown) are held in with a bungie retention strap. The pistol mags (Glock 19 15 round shown) are held in place by a velcro strap or by magnets that are sewn into the panel. The magnet...
Tactical Tailor 5.56 Triple Magna Mag Combo Pouch - MultiCam
An epiphany on Bug Out Bags
Smartphone 'kill switch' becomes law in California...
Smartphone "kill switch" signed into law in CA
Official military definitions:
1. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff OPREP-3 (Operational Event/Incident Report) reporting flag word used in the United States National Command Authority structure.
2. Denotes an incident of interest to the Major Commands, Department of Defense and National Command Authority, in that it: (a) generates a higher level of military action; (b) causes a national reaction; (c) affects international...
PINNACLE: BROKEN ARROW LOST/ By CT Horner
I found a very good book on it written by Sandor Katz called Wild Fermentation. It's probably the easiest book out there on the subject. (Warning: he is pretty off to the left.)
Fermented foods are highly nutritious, probiotic and require no refrigeration. This is old style, folks. I have found some youtube videos about it.
Is there anyone else who...
Lacto-Fermentation: Anyone else preserve foods this way?
"Should I start from the front, or the back?" I asked myself. Pondering the mechanics for a moment, I made up my mind. I rolled the corpse over, face down, pulled my bowie from it's sheath on my belt, put the point between two cervical vertebra and proceeded to remove the head from the body.
"What in the Hell are you DOING!" Frank yelled at me.
"I'm cutting the head off this corpse, as you can plainly see"
"What the f**k for, have you lost your...
The Unwelcome Sign
This definitely requires some explanation. A couple of years ago I wrote Barbarians at the Gates, which was recently picked up and published by Twilight Times Books (Barbarians at the Gates and so I need to write the next book. As always, you can download a free sample from the link above and then purchase it from Amazon Kindle – or I will provide a free copy, in exchange for support with the sequel....
The Shadow of Cincinnatus (Barbarians At The Gates II) - Story Thread
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