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  • Ebola infected car in Dallas
    Ebola wrap up: Bag it in Texas
    So in conclusion, Gas Monkey, Richard Rawlings is going to have to be more careful about knowing the history of cars he is picking up in Texas especially if they come in plastic bags?According to a report from CBS News, there will be a post-mortem...
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    Ebola has likely landed in Washington DC
    Halt the inflow of Ebola from Africa.Until a cure is developed and abundantly available, Congress and the President should direct Homeland Security to stop all incoming traffic from African nations that are the sources of Ebola infection. The...
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    Stop Hunger Now brings relief to millions
    As stated on their website, "Stop Hunger Now" is bringing to our attention the fact that the month of October marks the 4th annual World Hunger Action Month. They report that "Around the world, more than 805 million people lack...
  • Beware of scam artists after a disaster
    Beware of scam artists after a disaster
    After a disaster, the affected people are in shock and usually are not thinking clearly. This is a perfect environment for the scam artist. This article will discuss how to recognize these despicable people and how preppers can keep from being...
  • Beware of identity theft after a disaster
    Beware of identity theft after a disaster
    Preppers know how to “bug out” in order to avoid disasters such as floods, hurricanes, or nuclear fallout from nuclear plant meltdowns. Preppers must make certain, however, that they do not leave behind information in their homes that...
  • September marks National Emergency Preparedness Month-II
    September marks National Emergency Preparedness Month-II
    National Emergency Preparedness Month is a good time for preppers to imagine what they would do to survive the most likely disasters that they might someday encounter where they live. For the purposes of this article, imagine that a prepper family...
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    Movie Review: 'Into the Storm' not entirely a disaster
    Into the Storm, directed by Steven Quale, is a disaster-laden film focused on the town of Silverton. When a series of abrupt and unpredictable tornados touch down on the small town, several of the townsfolk get caught in the middle of the chaos....
  • What supplies do all preppers need for disaster preparation?
    What supplies do all preppers need for disaster preparation?
    Although there is no limit to what supplies would be helpful to preppers and their family members during a disaster, there is an absolute minimum of supplies needed. This is true whether the prepper and his family members live in a city apartment,...
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    Fireworks leaves one dead and four injured in Texas during setup for July 4
    A deadly fireworks explosion occurred at a high school in Texas on Thursday. One person was killed and four other persons were injured on at a high school in the central portion of the state, according to aUSA Today report on Thursday. The...
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    SBA adds counties to private non-profit disaster declaration in Indiana
    The U.S. Small Business Administration has added more counties to the disaster declaration in Indiana for a severe winter storm and snowstorm on Jan. 5 – 9, 2014. The declaration provides federal loan assistance for certain Private Non...
  • The aftermath of a disaster is also a dangerous time
    The aftermath of a disaster is also a dangerous time
    This article discusses why disasters such as hurricanes, floods, and blizzards can be deadly, even after the wind and rain of the hurricane stops, after the water of the flood stops rising, and after the wind and snowfall of the blizzard stops....
  • Well maintained homes are more likely to survive disasters
    Well maintained homes are more likely to survive disasters
    This article will use a limited number of examples to discuss important reasons why preppers should keep their homes well maintained. Obviously, there are many more reasons than can be discussed in this short article.Preppers should:Have...
  • Preppers need to protect their homes from burglars
    Preppers need to protect their homes from burglars
    Many preppers fear that a disaster will bring long term mayhem. They believe that, eventually, gangs of looters will be one of the most likely dangers they will have to face. This article will discuss why professional burglars might strike before...
  • Preppers need to have redundant plans and gear-III
    Preppers need to have redundant plans and gear-III
    This follow-up article gives even more examples of redundant plans and gear, both of which will help preppers to safely get through disasters such as power blackouts, blizzards, floods, or hurricanes. Power blackouts, for example, can occur as a...
  • The Red Cross Tornado App
    Use a Tornado App to keep those with special needs safe
    A tornado can come very quickly, too fast to think about what you might need, where you might go. Planning ahead can be a life saver. Having instant information before and during severe weather is available on the Red Cross Tornado App.Caring for...