Posted on 23 January 2014
Be that as it may, there is no question that the tactical beard is the current in and cool thing in the operational – or perceived as such – arena. You CAN be “tacti-cool” without the beard, but it’s definitely an exclusive club and offers up an assumed recognition.
Posted on 09 January 2014
Survival is an action or series of acts. It is just staying alive. It’s, at its most basic, the ability to preserve your own life by answering the most basic needs of food, shelter, water, defense and first-aid needs. Preparedness is more of a lifestyle. It’s living in a self-reliant fashion. It’s minimizing your dependence on contemporary conveniences and/or being able to recreate them yourself.
Posted on 03 January 2014
In this article I’m going to attempt to address my personal beliefs about the 2nd Amendment, but I’m going to do so from a particularly odd angle: I’m going to pretend that the 2nd Amendment never existed.
Posted on 01 January 2014
HOW you go about your camping and/or backpacking trips determines the depth to which you are practicing being prepared for an emergency situation. I know folks who “camp” in their fifth-wheel trailer with satellite TV. I know “ultra-light” backpackers who carry far less than I do when they go camping.
Posted on 30 December 2013
Compassion and a willingness or drive to reduce cruelty and heartlessness can be worthless unless a person also has the strength and will to enforce it. Pacifism may be great, but no pacifist ever overcame the violence, cruelty or heartlessness of a bully.
Posted on 28 November 2013
Thanksgiving is, as far as I can tell, the oldest holiday we celebrate and although it’s not specific to a given religion, religion is almost a prerequisite to celebrate it. After all, we’re all expressing our thanks to something.
Posted on 22 November 2013
All of that BS that the mainstream media feeds us so regularly only distracts us from what’s important: what’s being done around us that has a direct impact on our liberties and our quality of life.
Posted on 20 November 2013
It strikes me as unacceptable that we live in a society that has grown so politically correct… so intensely aware of POTENTIAL offense… so set on cowtowing to whiny mouthed people – that an honest, educated, law-abiding, responsible parent has to worry about some pictures put on Facebook.
Posted on 30 October 2013
Think about your own choices and how affected they are by YOUR sentimental attachments. Give it a second thought and make sure that you’re equipping yourself as best you can.
Posted on 08 October 2013
I realized through the course of the discussion was that there wasn’t a lot of disagreement about the personality characteristics. The disagreements arose as to what actions would be spurred by those desired personality characteristics.