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For much of the country, winter brings more than a few potential hazards. Frigid temperatures make being outside for even short periods of time perilous. Snow and ice wreak havoc on the roads as well as lead to power outages. Fortunately, due advances in technology and such, major winter storms rarely ever happen just out more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 30, 2014, 9:41 pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New Survival Video Series from Panteao Make Ready to Survive Columbia, SC, October 22, 2014 – Panteao Productions is proud to announce the upcoming launch of the Make Ready to Survive instructional video series. This line of instructional videos is a departure for Panteao from the firearms training videos the company is more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 22, 2014, 2:12 pm
Let’s say, just for the sake of argument, ebola or another disease were to balloon into a full blown pandemic, complete with mandatory quarantines and such. Aside from the immediate risks of infection and such, what would a pandemic look like here in the United States? There would be massive closures, especially with schools and more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 15, 2014, 8:09 pm
It won’t be too much longer before a whole lot of us will be facing snow and ice on the roads. I know, that’s a fun thought, right? Given that it seems as though many drivers forget how to handle slick roads from year to year, here are a few gentle reminders. SLOW THE F&%$ more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 13, 2014, 7:43 pm
What kind of disaster readiness blogger would I be if I didn’t at least do one post on ebola, right? Okay, here goes. First, despite how CNN and other media outlets have become “All ebola, all the time,” keep this whole thing in perspective. Yes, a whole ton of people have died from this disease more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 13, 2014, 7:13 pm
As many of you know, my next book is titled Prepper’s Financial Guide. It will be out in February, 2015, but is available on Amazon for those who wish to preorder it. Preorders, by the way, are a great way to ensure you get the book at the absolute lowest price on Amazon. If the more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 10, 2014, 5:41 pm
In most disaster scenarios, the best place for you to be is at home. That’s where the bulk of your supplies are located. You’re familiar with the area. The fact is, that’s just where you’ll be the most comfortable. Stress reduction is extremely important during a crisis and anything you can do to put your more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 9, 2014, 7:09 pm
Man, it seems like there’s just a whole lot of bad news in the world right now, doesn’t it? Ebola, of course, is all over the media. The enterovirus is also making regular appearances with the talking heads, too. Then, we have ISIS, or ISIL depending on who’s doing the talking, making waves in the more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 6, 2014, 9:24 pm
101 is the designation we often use when referring to introductory material. It harkens back to colleges and universities, where they often classify courses by numbers. 101 is the basic level, moving up a notch is 201, and so on. Bushcraft 101 is a great introduction to what author Dave Canterbury calls “smoothing it” outdoors. more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 6, 2014, 8:12 pm
What follows are the photos that have been submitted for our “Be a Survivor!” costume contest. Each entrant is allowed up to 2 photos for their entry. Please vote for your favorite entry by leaving a comment at the bottom of the page. For those who have landed on this page and are seeking information more »
Author: JimCobb
Posted: October 2, 2014, 6:08 pm




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