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  • newEpisode-1994- Expert Council Questions and Answers ~ 4-28-17
    Tweet Today its Friday so it’s time for expert council show. To ask a question for a show like this, just send an email to me at jack at with “TSPC Expert” in the subject line. Today the expert … Continue reading →
    - 17 hours ago 28 Apr 17, 8:10pm -
  • newLitom 8 LED Solar Wireless Security Light – Item of the Day
    Tweet Every day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day is Litom … Continue reading →
    - 22 hours ago 28 Apr 17, 3:32pm -
  • Episode-1993- Listener Calls 4-27-17
    TweetToday on The Survival Podcast I take your calls on debt, trucks, children, tree planting, fascism, micro-nutrients, elderly parents, the war on words and more. Remember to be on a show like this one just pick up your phone and … Continue readi…
    - 2 days ago 27 Apr 17, 9:42pm -
  • Camp Chef Ranger II Table Top Stove – Item of the Day
    Tweet Every day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day is the Camp … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago 27 Apr 17, 4:05pm -
  • Episode-1992- An Outsider Turned Insider’s View of Government Schools
    TweetAuthor Gregory Cecil, M.A.S. worked as a paramedic for 22 years before changing careers and becoming an aerospace technician. Gregory went to work as a Senior Aero-composite Technician for the Space Shuttle Program 3 months after graduating from…
    - 3 days ago 26 Apr 17, 9:44pm -

Modern Survival Blog

  • newWeapons Light And Universal Barrel Mount
    Lets talk about the weapons light. I would like to share with you a few of my own setups, some of the potential reasons why it may be advantageous to have a weapons light, and a simple inexpensive way to attach one to most any firearms barrel:   A w…
    - 21 hours ago 28 Apr 17, 3:53pm -
  • EMP Faraday Bag – Crossbreed® Ark Resister
    Introducing, the “ARK Resister” (EMP) Bag – Made in the USA by Crossbreed® (yes, the same company that makes those quality holsters). If you have been looking for a way to quickly, easily and safely store some of your precious electronic gear…
    - 2 days ago 27 Apr 17, 2:49pm -
  • Grandma Was A Prepper
      Guest article, by ‘NRP’ I have so many fond memories of “going to Grandma’s house” in my younger days, the warmth of the home, the smells of something baking, all of the flowers planted outside and those in vases inside. I remember the w…
    - 3 days ago 26 Apr 17, 1:09pm -

Preparing for SHTF

  • Threat Assessments: Prioritize Then Get Organized
    A comprehensive threat assessment first compares the impact of a threat, or situation if you will, with its anticipated frequency. Threats that are anticipated and may be considered ones that would occur with some frequency would be tornadoes if you…
    - 1 day ago 28 Apr 17, 12:59pm -
  • Survival: City Life Versus Country Life
    In a previous article we talked about living in a city and how, because of your location, you may be the target of an attack. A target simply because of the population density, or in some cases, you may be a target because of critical infrastructure,…
    - 8 days ago 22 Apr 17, 12:18am -
  • Noise and Light in a Survival Situation: How to Stay Hidden
    If you have served in the military then you are very familiar with the terms light and noise discipline. The military takes this seriously, as should you, or anyone else who has to move about at night and must stay concealed from an enemy or anyone t…
    - 9 days ago 20 Apr 17, 11:44pm -
  • When the SHTF Where You Live Makes a Difference
    Gather up all of the major American cities and place them in one area and you will find they only encompass four percent of the country’s land mass, while 62.7 percent of the population calls one of these major cities home, this according to the U.…
    - 10 days ago 19 Apr 17, 11:47pm -
  • Do I Need That to Survive: Sleeping Bag
    The short answer is no, but with a caveat. The more complicated answer is it depends. Much depends on you, your skill, the area in which you are likely to find yourself, and your mental attitude, and what type of situation you find yourself in. A che…
    - 10 days ago 19 Apr 17, 2:56pm -

Backdoor Survival

The Survival Mom

  • 10 Prepper Actions You Must Do After A Big Move
    Our family was not planning on moving so far away from California. The West Coast had been our home for almost 3 decades. It did not take long before we found ourselves in the deep south of Georgia. Good bye salty air, hello bugs! As we were adjustin…
    - 2 days ago 27 Apr 17, 1:15pm -
  • 8 Truths About Frugality That Everyone, Not Just Preppers, Should Know
    Preppers know that being prepared for everyday emergencies and worst case scenarios can cost money. Sometimes a lot of money if you factor in a multi-month food supply, a top notch Berkey water filter, and developing a lifestyle that is as self-relia…
    - 4 days ago 25 Apr 17, 1:38pm -
  • Coping With Life-Threatening Allergies in a SHTF World
    We have lived in our home for nearly a decade and I love it. I truly love my yard, but the feeling is not mutual. My yard is trying to kill me. After a lifetime of thinking of myself as allergy free, I have been proven wrong. As it turns out, oak tre…
    - 9 days ago 20 Apr 17, 6:24pm -
  • 7 Ways To Succeed At Being A Charitable Prepper
    Spring is in the air, summer is on the way. This is the time of year when many people begin to pack up their winter gear and spring clean their home in preparation for the summer. If you are like me, I have piles of items I do not need anymore but st…
    - 11 days ago 18 Apr 17, 2:32pm -
  • Clever Gifts For Your Non-Prepper Loved Ones
      You love your non-prepper family members, but they think you’re nuts. Until you show them your Life Straw or cool Swedish Survival knife, and they say, “Hey, that’s a good idea!” With graduation and wedding season around the corner, and f…
    - 13 days ago 16 Apr 17, 2:18pm -

Survival Blog

  • newNotes for Saturday – April 29, 2017
    This is the birthday of actor Daniel Day-Lewis (born 1957), often remembered for his starring roles in Last of the Mohicians and in Lincoln. o o o Today, we present another entry for Round 70 of the SurvivalBlog non-fiction writing contest. The nearl…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:18am -
  • newA Primer on Violence, by P.N.
    “All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.” -Leo Tolstoy Violence is a word that conjures up a number of emotions. Some people think of violence and immediately vis…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:18am -
  • newLetter Re: Strangling Wranglerstar
    Dear Mr. Rawles and Mr. Latimer, You’ve mentioned that Wranglerstar is your favorite YouTube channel. As you may know, YouTube has changed the rules, designating Wranglerstar—which has never featured a tiny shred of the porn, gratuitous violence,…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:14am -
  • newEconomics and Investing:
    Podcast: Despite the new ‘plan’, this is -still- a no-brainer tax strategy “The reason I’m skeptical, though, is that each and every line item in the tax code has a certain group of beneficiaries that’s willing to fight tooth and nail to ke…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:11am -
  • newOdds ‘n Sods:
    A fool and his money are soon parted [or Lord of the Flies Redoux]: ‘Rich kids of Instagram meets Hunger Games’: Guests at luxury Fyre Festival where tickets cost $12,000 ‘mugged, stranded and hungry’ – C.S. o o o Brushbeater has posted a P…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:10am -

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