You Prep. You Research. You Plan. You Interact Online.
At some point you’re going to want to have some human interaction, at least if you’re normal. I know I did and I still do.
Now, I know that some of you are screaming at your computer screen…. WHAT ABOUT OPSEC??? I’ll talk a little bit about that at the end of this article.
But the fact is, you can really benefit from human interaction with other preppers.
1. You can learn skills – Reading articles online and watching videos are great! We live in a time where there is [...]
The idea of bartering gets a lot of attention in the Preparedness Community. Many preppers believe that when the SHTF and our economic system crashes, precious metals and bartering will be the system of exchange. As a result, preppers stockpile certain items that might be desired in a post-SHTF world.
There are many lists out there. From time to time, someone comes up with a new list that includes items that others haven’t considered. The thing that preppers need to remember is the difference between “needs” and “wants.” If you want to stockpile items, you should be concentrating on what [...]
As a public school administrator, one of my job responsibilities is to sit in special education IEP meetings and represent the district. Most of these meetings only last one hour. However, one year, I had more than a few IEP meetings that required an Asian translator. Now, I don’t know if you have ever noticed, but anything that is said in English, takes twice as long in ____ (I’m not sure exactly which Asian dialect I was hearing). One day, in an effort to not fall asleep, I’m responsible remember, I started focusing on the words and sounds the translator [...]
So, you were watching “The Crazies” on Doomsday Preppers and Googled “preppers” and arrived at Prepper Website…which brought you here (I try not to post on PW).
First, Doomsday Preppers is a TV show. The producers need ratings. If they don’t get ratings, they don’t continue to produce the show. The best way to get ratings is to show a lot of crazy people doing stupid stuff for stupid reasons!
Preppers is a term to describe people who want to be prepared. In reality, who doesn’t want to be prepared? If a hurricane was coming to your city, would you [...]