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View Diary: The Citadel: Prepper paradise, pipe dream, or survivalist scam? (163 comments)

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  •  Sounds like a scam (1+ / 0-)
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    the fantasy gated community where you buy a plot a fortified exterior and pick your own decor. Only gun toter's allowed. Looks pretty nasty in the promo photo's I've seen. Sorry McJoan that if it's not just a scam it's going to be real in your state and so close to mine.  How many hard core survivalists have this kind of money? Will the ones rich enough bite? Most seem comfortably ensconced in their own citadels in regions far and wide that accommodate and agree with their insane paranoia.

    •  Lots of hostile freedom lovers walking around with (3+ / 0-)
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      guns.  Any bets as to how long it will take for them to start using those weapons on each other?

      And it feels like I'm livin'in the wasteland of the free ~ Iris DeMent, 1996

      by MrJersey on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 09:20:49 PM PST

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      •  I picture an all white Jonestown. Once they (3+ / 0-)
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        isolate themselves their paranoia, fed by a steady diet of Rush and FoKKKs, will escalate and they'll turn on each other.

        48forEastAfrica - Donate to Oxfam> "It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness." Edna St.V. Millay

        by slouching on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 11:40:44 PM PST

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