Tag Archives: What-If Scenarios

Episode 188 – Gun Rules, Lethal Force Follow Up and Information Privacy

-= PODCAST TOPICS =- Data Security and Privacy Notes for this section: Encrypting your communications Tails, The Amnesic Incognito Live System https://tails.boum.org Anonymous searching – duckduckgo.com There are also browser plugins that can alert you to tracking as well as block these. attempts 4 Gun Safety Rules Notes for this section: Good reminder All gun accidents break one of these rules.  If you follow these rules, you will never have an accident. ALWAYS treat every weapon as if it is loaded. NEVER put your finger on the trigger until you are ready to fire. NEVER point the weapon at anything … Continue reading

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What To Do If Caught in a Protest or Riot

Not all protests and riots are for noble causes, they also occur over sports outcomes (soccer, football) and are known to pop up around collage campuses for one reason or another. Some reasons for civil unrest include: religious differences, economic stress, price increases, racial issues (white cop shoots black person, etc.), jury verdicts, Not all are violent, but any protest can turn violent, even if it starts out out small. Mob psychology on how people behave in a mass uprising is a field of study in itself, but one way to look at them is to take the average IQ … Continue reading

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Recent Urban Tensions

Some thoughts on the recent urban tensions that we’ve been experiencing lately. There are many ugly realities that we need to face in order to talk about this. Urban tensions: What is urban tension? In short, this is just another term for racial tensions. I had thought that when we elected a black president, it would have become obvious that the amount of racism in this country has dropped to an all-time low and that it’s really not an issue anymore. Wrong. Much of it is driven by the poor economy. If people were making a good living and there … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for the Coming Wild Economic Ride – Part 1

Undoubtedly, you’ve seen the recent shakeup in the news on how the Fed is thinking about tightening up the free money they’ve been handing out to bankers. The purpose of all this printed money, we were told, was to give the economy time to heal itself and thus avoid an economic collapse. Trillions of dollars were given to Wall Streeters and bankers, yet we have little to show for it. The media has long ignored the fact that this injection of money hasn’t accomplished anything but keep friends of the Fed in a constant supply of cash. This is, of … Continue reading

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Episode 174 – H7N9, Coronavirus And Hurricanes, oh and a few X-Class Solar Flares

    Discussing a few more of the things we need to be preparing for: H7N9, Coronavirus And Hurricanes, oh and a few X-Class Solar Flares. I know. We haven’t really finished prepping for the last batch of events we talked about a few episodes ago, but that’s life! I don’t talk about it in the podcast, but there are always more potential events on the horizon than actually happen. It’s just that we don’t know which of these potentials will materialize, and since we’re preppers, we end up preparing for as much as we can. Hey, it’s who we are. … Continue reading

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Episode 171 – Nukes, EMP, North Korea and False Flags

    I’ll be speaking about EMP at a couple of prepper expos that are coming up: PrepperFestAz – http://prepperfestaz.com, Scottsdale AZ – April 26th thru the 28th. Prepare 2 Endure Emergency Preparedness Expo – http://prepare2endure.com, Bakersfield, CA, June 8th and 9th. -= PODCAST TOPICS =- Boston Bombing Notes for this section: Not much information on this yet, but it’s a sad note of reality that we still have the threat of terrorism hanging over us. As a prepper, you need to be keen on this and once one act occurs, you should expect more.   North Korea – Can they … Continue reading

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Episode 170 – 3 Things You Should be Preparing for: North Korea EMP, Economic Collapse, Riots and Crime

    If you haven’t already, you need to finalize your prep plan in regards to what you would do if we’re hit with an EMP attack or an economic collapse. Right now, both have the potential for happening. If they do, you’ll need to prepared for riots, looting, crime and violence.     -= PODCAST TOPICS =- EMP PLAN – Create an action and communication plan Notes for this section: Get with your family and group members and figure out what the rally points are going to be and how long you will wait at each before moving on. Get … Continue reading

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Episode 163 – Handling Unwanted Guests

            At some point in your prepping life, you’re bound to come across the friend or family member that, once realizing you’re a prepper, says to you, “I’m coming to your place!” Another possibility is how to handle guests during a pandemic. The time to address these issues is now. Here are some things to consider on how to handle this situation. -= PODCAST TOPICS =- Handling Unwanted Guests Notes for this section: Potential Scenarios: People finds out that you’re a prepper and say, “If there’s a disaster, I’m coming to your house!” Someone in your … Continue reading

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Episode 158 – Looking Forward into 2013

            Looking Forward into 2013 I hope you had a Happy holiday. Kids, I hope Santa brought what you were hoping for. In this podcast, we’re going to be looking at what may be in store for us in 2013. Some quick announcements: EMP ebook available on Amazon. Preparedness Capability Checklist book coming soon. I hope to have it ready for publishing by the end of month. Weekly Tips – Don’t forget to sign up if you haven’t yet. Newsletter starting soon. This will be a collection of the articles that appear on the site every week. … Continue reading

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Surviving EMP – Faraday Box Testing – Part 3

This is part three of my three-part video series on testing Faraday shielding. In this video, I show how many layers of aluminum foil it takes to successfully shield a 50,000 watt AM signal, while standing at the base of the stations antenna array. Be sure to check out Part 1 for an explanation on why this testing is far superior than using a cell phone or ‘walkie-talkie’ for testing the shielding effectiveness. This was part of the research I did for the The Preparedness Podcast Mini-Guide: Surviving EMP [Kindle Edition] ebook. Relavent links: The Preparedness Podcast Mini-Guide: Surviving EMP [Kindle Edition] ebook … Continue reading

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