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7 Tornado Survival Tips to Remember - Millions of Americans live in the region known as “Tornado Alley.” But did you you know you don’t have to live in the “alley” to come face to face with a tornado? Tornadoes have been documented in all 50 US states including Hawaii, and they often develop outside of the spring and early summer months. To […]
How to Free Yourself from Duct Tape, Rope and More! - If there’s one thing that movies have taught us, it’s that duct tape appears to be a virtually indestructible way to bind someone’s hands or legs together. The keyword here is “appears.” It’s actually surprisingly easy to escape “duct tape handcuffs,” contrary to public opinion. RELATED: 5 CIA Techniques to Keep Your Head Under Intense Pressure […]
Top 5 TSA-Friendly Tactical Flashlights for “Everyday Carry” - When push comes to shove, it’s nice to be well armed… For many of us, however, carrying a firearm 24/7 is simply not realistic. But that doesn’t mean you can’t be armed and dangerous as you go about your day. Many so-called “non-lethal” weapons can take down an attacker very effectively…  they can even be […]
11 Non-lethal Self-Defense Gifts for the Prepper That Has Everything - Are you looking for a practical gift for someone you know that is really into self-defense? Like, we mean really into it… as in they have bought every gadget and weapon under the sun that even resembles self-defense gear. That kind of devotion can leave you wondering what to get the pro self-defense addict. Well, […]
Cottonmouthzilla: This Will Make You Think Twice About Swimming in the Creek [VIDEO] - Look at what these hunters stumbled onto while planting a duck hole last season. Cottonmouths (AKA water moccasins) typically grow to between 30 and 48 inches, occasionally as long as 74 inches long, according to the Smithsonian National Zoo. How long do you think “Cottonmouthzilla” is judging from the video? Water moccasins are highly venomous […]
10 Places to Avoid At All Costs When the Grid Goes Down - The amount of thought most survivalists put into where to go to escape a SHTF grid collapse is nothing short of impressive. Remote cabins, bunkers, ranches, wilderness areas with survival supplies buried in crates… it’s safe to say that “bug-out” planning is a popular topic. But there’s another, perhaps even more important, topic that gets a […]
How to Double Your Shooting Speed and Accuracy Instantly [50% OFF Coupon] - If you’re looking for an instant method that takes almost ZERO training or practice to double your shooting accuracy… Then this will be the most important story you read today. Here’s why: I want you to meet Sgt. Salvador McCaffery, U.S. Army Veteran and part of a group known as “FISTERS.” FISTERS are the forward […]
3 Simple Recipes to Make Awesome Venison Jerky - Making jerky is a great way to get the most out of any meat, including venison. According to the United States Department of Agriculture, the drying method that is used to make jerky is one of the oldest food preservation resources in the world. If done properly, jerky can be left in a stable shelf […]
How to Build a $50 DIY Off-the-Grid Air Conditioner [VIDEO] - As the summer temperatures start to spike, so do those electric bills… unless you’re living in a tent of course. Get this: Whether you’re spending your time in a tent or a modern family home, this little DIY project could make your home base a whole lot cooler, both literally and figuratively. That’s because this […]
Top 6 Telltale Signs it’s Time to Bug Out - Whether there’s a predicted natural disaster unfolding in your area, social upheaval, or even a political crisis, it critical that you recognize the signs that it’s time to put your survival plans into action. This is especial true if your plans involve traveling. “Bugging out” may mean going to a remote cabin, visiting relatives far away, or […]