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I had no idea! Naming one's children Huckleberry! Or Sky! Or something icky like Marmaduke! Who the hell names their kid Marmaduke? And, they're damned Calvinists! Man vs. Wild! Humbug! We ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 01:59 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Last year I moved to a new state because I was finally able to gain full time employment. (For five years I looked in our last metro we lived in, and while I found many part time jobs, no full time ...
by DrillSgtK
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 09:57 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Here in Kenutckyana, we are looking at a "big" storm, up to 3 inches of snow. (yeah, last winter I was in Cleveland so I'll see your 3 inches and raise you a foot) Either way, we are looking at a ...
by DrillSgtK
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jan 03, 2014 at 08:10 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Tuesday! As you can see by Itzl's concerned look, this group is for us to check in at to let people know we are alive, doing OK, and not affected by such things as heat, blizzards, floods, wild ...
by bigjacbigjacbigjac
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 09:55 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
You may, perhaps, say I am many other things. That I am not really a survivalist because I don't do this or that or some other thing. You'd be wrong. Those preppers? They have nothing on me ...
by Noddy
Comment Count 190 comments on Thu Jan 31, 2013 at 11:48 AM PST with 171 Recommends
I believe, fervently and passionately, that survival is important. If I didn't believe this, I wouldn't write for this group. Survivalism takes many forms. The most common form is the day-to-day ...
by Noddy
Comment Count 30 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 02:30 PM PST with 49 Recommends
Yeah, I know. This first part is from the Huffington Post ...sorry. In case you've been wondering whatever became of Newt Gingrich following his meteoric rise in the primaries, and his plummet ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri Aug 03, 2012 at 10:46 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
The thoughts of your ordinary ammo salesman.
by HistoryCARD
Comment Count 83 comments on Sat Mar 10, 2012 at 08:28 AM PST with 34 Recommends
I've been through this big time - I was a Y2K-er for a year and a half. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2090586/Preppers-stockpile-supplies-preparing-fall-civiliation.html 'A ...
by dov12348
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jan 23, 2012 at 08:48 AM PST with 4 Recommends
For the benefit of anyone who still thinks Ron Paul ...
by phenry
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Dec 23, 2011 at 01:12 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Noddy wrote a great diary about Food Storage on Saturday. It prompted me to dig into my ...
by SaraBeth
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Nov 28, 2011 at 04:01 AM PST with 16 Recommends
In the years that I have been on Daily Kos, a lot of people have expressed an interest in learning more about survival skills and sustainable living strategies. A great number of diarists have ...
by tonyahky
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Nov 21, 2011 at 06:00 PM PST with 20 Recommends
The recent earthquake in Haiti, as well as extreme weather around the world, has made all of us aware that disasters can strike anywhere without warning. Each of us needs to make plans and prepare ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 93 comments on Fri Jan 22, 2010 at 01:01 PM PST with 64 Recommends
I am not a fan of Jame Howard Kunstler. I think he is in the business of pointing out problems without offering real solutions, unless you think going completely Amish and moving to a log cabin in ...
by Steaming Pile
Comment Count 48 comments on Mon Jun 22, 2009 at 10:46 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
I posted this last night on my site,
by TylerFromNE
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2009 at 05:22 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Winter is coming and it's been a while since I bought up the topic of disaster preparedness, so I figured it was time to readdress the issue. If you haven't ever thought about what you would do in ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2008 at 11:29 AM PST with 35 Recommends
There is no doubt about it, in fact I've said it before. There is a global economic crisis on our hands. This ...
by electronicmaji
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Oct 18, 2008 at 03:35 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Right now there are tornadoes and floods in the midwest, fires in the west, hurricane season is starting in the Atlantic and it is always earthquake season, so I have disaster planning on ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 85 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2008 at 12:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Last week, we touched on food storage and methods to start a food cache, as well as some comments on gardening and networking. One thing that got touched upon but not in depth, (as with most of my ...
by drbloodaxe
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2008 at 09:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
According to the [http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/06/fashion/06survival.html?ei=5088&en=4da47f2b42ec17e4&ex=1365134400&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&pagewanted=all New York Times], the face of survivalism ...
by monkeybiz
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2008 at 04:19 AM PDT with 36 Recommends