15 Surprising “TSA-Friendly” Preparedness Items

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Since the creation of the TSA, packing your bags and heading to the airport has become a continuing source of confusion and anxiety for the American traveler. What's allowed? What's banned? Do I have anything in my backpack that could land me in a TSA interrogation room for the next 10 hours? This has made traveling a nightmare scenario for preppers seeking to stay … [Read more...]




13 Surprising TSA-Approved Preparedness Items

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Since the creation of the TSA, packing your bags and heading to the airport has become a continuing source of confusion and anxiety for the American traveler. What's allowed? What's banned? Do I have anything in my backpack that could land me in a TSA interrogation room for the next 10 hours? This has made traveling a nightmare scenario for preppers seeking to stay … [Read more...]




3 Key Survival Skills From ‘The Revenant’

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Who says that movies are just entertainment? “The Revenant” is much more than just the movie that might enable Leonardo DiCaprio to finally win an Academy Award. In fact, this blockbuster film offers important insights into what the world used to be like before we had modern conveniences such as the Internet, electricity and easy access to supermarkets and building … [Read more...]




25 Survival Uses For Paracord: What Did I Miss?

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If you've been to a gun show or outdoor expo recently, then you probably noticed that tons of guides and experts were wearing bracelets made from a thin piece of rope, AKA "paracord." Paracord, in case you're not aware, is an extremely strong form of nylon rope designed for parachutes -- hence the name. These bracelets are actually more than just a fashion statement. When … [Read more...]




What the Heck is a Survival Tin?

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It's great to have emergency supplies stockpiled in your home. Unfortunately, that won't do you much good if disaster strikes when you're on your lunch break downtown or caught in traffic. When you think about it, how much of your day do you really spend at home? For some of us, that's an hour in the morning, an hour after work, and however long we're asleep... That's why … [Read more...]