Archives for November, 2012

Are You Prepped? November 30th Weekly Round Up

Winter is coming and the possibility of winter storms and influenza epidemics loom. The Doomsday Preppers are ready, are you? Check out this week’s weekly round up and consider getting that flu shot or at least stocking up on chicken soup in your pantry. Is a Pandemic Inevitable? In an interview with Time magazine last…

The Rocket City Rednecks Are Back… And They’re Headed to Jay Leno’s Garage!

The Rocket City Rednecks have won over all sorts of fans with their southern charm, including late-night legend and car collector Jay Leno, who invites the Rednecks to his garage in Burbank, California and tasks them with building a steam-powered catapult that can launch a vehicle similar to the way a fighter jet is launched off…

How to be More Self-Sufficient

By Bernie Carr – author of The Prepper’s Pocket Guide: 101 Easy Things You Can Do to Ready Your Home for a Disaster.  She also writes The Apartment Prepper’s Blog. Preparing for emergencies usually involves buying enough supplies to last until things settle down. I believe there is another aspect of preparedness that will not…

Are you Prepped? A Weekly Round Up.

Doomsday Preppers are ready for a multitude of catastrophic events. Whether preppers focus on having strategies and best practices in place for avoiding viral contamination or on protection for their family during a societal collapse, they are all keeping an eye to the future. So what is going on this week in the world of…

Celebrate Friendsgiving with Unlikely Animal Friends!

Friends are there for you when you need a shoulder to lean on. But who says only humans have friends? Join us this weekend for Unlikely Animal Friends! If you thought that dogs were only man’s best friend, you’ve got it all wrong! On Dogs Gone Wild (8pm e/p), watch as canines have a blast with everything…

Happy Prepsgiving

By Wise Food Supply Because disasters and emergencies never take a holiday, you may find yourself stuck at home or in your bunker during an important traditional celebration like Thanksgiving. Rather than scrapping it and waiting for next year, just a little planning can actually help you create a meal you and your family will…

Cesar Millan: The Real Story

The one-hour special follows Millan’s incredible rise from impoverished illegal immigrant to celebrity dog trainer to international superstar. The cameras roll as he embarks on his latest Cesar LIVE world speaking seminar, begins filming his new Nat Geo WILD television series Leader of the Pack in Spain, and leads thousands of dogs and owners on…

Hell on the Highway

Donner Pass is the crucible through which millions of truckers and motorists must pass as they travel Interstate 80 from coast to coast. But, it is considered to be one of the deadliest stretches of road in America. Along with some of the heaviest snowfall in its winter months, this hellish pass boasts elevations over…

Emergency Holiday Menus

By Wise Food Storage As we know all too well by now, disasters and emergencies don’t schedule themselves around holidays and celebrations. A disaster or force of nature can disrupt festivities and traditions and leave a wake of disappointed kids (and adults!). With the holiday season coming up, it’s a good time to consider stashing…

Three Infamous Alaskan Murderers

Alaska can be a challenging place to find a killer. The unforgiving terrain is not only treacherous, but it can also make evidence gathering extremely difficult. Alaska State Troopers and other Alaskan law enforcement officers face obstacles that are unique to the vast state to the north, but they prove they are not insurmountable. Some…