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by absinthe beginner
Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Congo Facing Worst Ebola Outbreak in Recorded History
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: Congo Facing Worst Ebola Outbreak in Recorded History

Update: https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-11-12/ebola-outbreak-worst-congos-history-hundreds-dead-risk-spread-uganda-very-high The most recent Ebola outbreak spreading through the Democratic Republic of Congo is now the worst in the country's history, with 209 dead and 333 confirmed or probable ca...
by absinthe beginner
Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Congo Facing Worst Ebola Outbreak in Recorded History
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Congo Facing Worst Ebola Outbreak in Recorded History

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/11/drc-ebola-outbreak-worst-country-recorded-history-181110141022940.html The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is facing its worst Ebola outbreak in the country's recorded history, health officials have said. The announcement late on Friday came amid increasing ...
by absinthe beginner
Thu Nov 08, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Self-Sufficient Living
Topic: Lanterns, Light and Kerosene vs. Oil
Replies: 21
Views: 1985

Re: Lanterns, Light and Kerosene vs. Oil

I'm partial to German-made Feuerhand lanterns (factory seconds). For the price ($29.97) you can't go wrong.

https://www.vermontlanterns.com/content ... actory-2nd
by absinthe beginner
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: The Coming Civil War
Replies: 314
Views: 10051

Re: The Coming Civil War

Another "Is Civil War coming?" article. https://www.marketwatch.com/story/what-are-the-chances-that-americas-disunion-turns-into-civil-war-2018-11-07 Is the United States on the brink of a new civil war? According to Newsweek magazine’s polling, a third of all Americans think such a conflict could b...
by absinthe beginner
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: Check your batteries, even the ones you have stored
Replies: 13
Views: 458

Re: Check your batteries, even the ones you have stored

Can anyone recommend any good battery testers for AA batteries?
by absinthe beginner
Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Idaho
Replies: 2
Views: 103

Re: Hello from Idaho

What part of Idaho are you in? Paid a visit to Driggs lately; would love to retire to Idaho some day. Welcome aboard!
by absinthe beginner
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: California hit by 39 tremors in 24 hours
Replies: 6
Views: 264

Re: California hit by 39 tremors in 24 hours

Didn't take Mac Slavo long to pen his latest doom porn article.

http://www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/a ... s_11052018
by absinthe beginner
Sun Nov 04, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Bug Out Gear
Topic: Bug Out Gear Deals (Post 'em when you find 'em) I
Replies: 6412
Views: 904726

Re: Bug Out Gear Deals (Post 'em when you find 'em) I

Maxpedition Condor for $75? That's a heckova deal on a solid bag.

https://tacticalgear.com/maxpedition-co ... pack-black
by absinthe beginner
Sun Nov 04, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: California hit by 39 tremors in 24 hours
Replies: 6
Views: 264

California hit by 39 tremors in 24 hours

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-11-03/california-hit-39-quakes-24-hours-scientists-warn-movement-along-san-andreas-fault In recent months there has been an alarming amount of seismic activity all along “the Ring of Fire”, and there have been times when the number of global earthquakes has been w...
by absinthe beginner
Wed Oct 24, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: Sanctions on Russian Ammo?
Replies: 10
Views: 319

Sanctions on Russian Ammo?

Got an e-mail from an ammo vender I'd bought from in the past, claiming the following: There is a substantial sanction package against Russia planned by the US government that is expected to happen near the end of November. The sanction package has 6 points and requires that at least 3 of the 6 be i...
by absinthe beginner
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: The Coming Civil War
Replies: 314
Views: 10051

Re: The Coming Civil War

People are crazy and times are strange
I'm locked in tight, I'm out of range
I used to care, but things have changed

-- Bob Dylan, "Things have Changed."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L9EKqQWPjyo
by absinthe beginner
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: The Coming Civil War
Replies: 314
Views: 10051

Re: The Coming Civil War

Woodsghost said: Then we have the possibility of Russian or Chinese meddeling. I think the Russians would have the most to gain from any potential fallout. But I would not rule out China. I agree. When you ask yourself the all-important "cui bono?" question - who benefits? - countries like Russia o...
by absinthe beginner
Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: Global Debt Time Bomb explodes soon
Replies: 4188
Views: 186722

Re: Global Debt Time Bomb explodes soon

And so it begins...or is this just another bear trap cleverly set up by the insiders to reap the short-sellers yet again?

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-10- ... inese-rout
by absinthe beginner
Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: The Coming Civil War
Replies: 314
Views: 10051

Re: The Coming Civil War

Soros has made a lot of enemies over the years across a spectrum ranging from far right nationalists to militant Zionists.

https://www.businessinsider.com/george- ... me-2018-10
by absinthe beginner
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: What Did You Do Today To Prepare?
Replies: 6604
Views: 267629

Re: What Did You Do Today To Prepare?

Bought a Bark River Bravo knife and leather sheath, and a Toaks 750ml titanium, pot off E*Bay.
by absinthe beginner
Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Fiction
Topic: The Dead at Destitute Mountain
Replies: 2204
Views: 241099

Re: The Dead at Destitute Mountain

MOAR, dammit!!
by absinthe beginner
Fri Oct 19, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: Global Debt Time Bomb explodes soon
Replies: 4188
Views: 186722

Re: Global Debt Time Bomb explodes soon

https://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-op ... -there-are

Saudi crisis, trade war, rising interest rates – there are plenty of fault lines in global markets but no catastrophe … yet
by absinthe beginner
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Longarms - Shotguns and Rifles
Topic: I got the hots for an AK.
Replies: 32
Views: 501

Re: I got the hots for an AK.

JeeperCreeper said: Also, Century is supposed to be releasing their new "heavy duty" AK variants. We'll see. I'm not holding my breath. From your lips to God's ears. https://www.ammoland.com/2018/10/century-arms-heavy-duty-vska-ak-rifle-shipping/ Delray Beach, Fla. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Century Arms, ...
by absinthe beginner
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Zimbabwe currency crisis: No cash, no bread, no KFC
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Zimbabwe currency crisis: No cash, no bread, no KFC

Black market fuel sales and fear: Zimbabwe faces economic fallout https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/black-market-fuel-sales-fear-zimbabwe-faces-economic-fallout-181016081726079.html Bulawayo, Zimbabwe - There are snaking queues at Zimbabwe's petrol stations, supermarkets and factories as s...
by absinthe beginner
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: The Coming Civil War
Replies: 314
Views: 10051

Re: The Coming Civil War

Stercutus said: The police did nothing so counter-protestors jumped in.

Police abdicating their law-and-order responsibilities are a surefire recipe for a breakdown in same.
by absinthe beginner
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: The Coming Civil War
Replies: 314
Views: 10051

Re: The Coming Civil War

The extremes are feeding off each other in flashpoint confrontations. Bear spray, bloody brawls at Patriot Prayer 'law and order' march in Portland https://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2018/10/patriot_prayer_flash_march_cal.html A demonstration billed as a march for "law and order" in the s...
by absinthe beginner
Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Zimbabwe currency crisis: No cash, no bread, no KFC
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Zimbabwe currency crisis: No cash, no bread, no KFC

Raptor said: If you notice in the the mining companies are having trouble getting hard currency to purchase equipment and all the supplies they need. I've noticed, all right. Most of the world's supply of platinum group metals (PGMs) are mined in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Russia. All three are do...
by absinthe beginner
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Atlantic tropics....
Replies: 143
Views: 3558

Re: Atlantic tropics....

PHOTOS: Hurricane Michael hit Florida’s Panhandle like a “bomb” https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/bj4bga/photos-hurricane-michael-hit-floridas-panhandle-like-a-bomb Even veteran storm chasers are saying they're truly shocked by the extreme devastation wrought by Hurricane Michael, the worst storm...

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