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Summer Heat Wave 2012

We're experiencing a heat wave right now in Orange County, California. Yes, I know it's not as bad as it is in other parts of the country, like Texas or Arizona. However, I wanted to relay my personal experience with supplies. The ...

Forum topic - Poet - Aug 15 2012 - 10:45am - 3 comments

Global Warming's Terrifying New Math

Bill McKibben has a new article in Rolling Stone... Very sobering...  Global Warming's Terrifying New Math Three simple numbers that add up to global catastrophe - and that make clear who the real enemy is ...

Forum topic - mainebob - Jul 20 2012 - 10:50pm - 8 comments

Life insurance

I've come to the realization that my life insurance policy is woefully inadequate.  I'm thinking of increasing the benefit amount, but an uncertain future gives me pause.  Does anyone have an insightful opinions about these questions? If  ...

Forum topic - gsimmons - May 9 2012 - 7:29pm - 3 comments

Executive Order -- National Defense Resources Preparedness

http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/03/16/executive-order-national-defense-resources-preparedness The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release March 16, 2012   Executive Order -- ...

Forum topic - Josey - Mar 18 2012 - 8:43am - 9 comments

Community Coordination and Building

So much has been presented on this site about the importance of building a community relative to preparation.  There are some other sites on the web that attempt to link up like-minded people relative to preparation, but frankly, they are poorly run and ...

Forum topic - msnrochny - Nov 30 2011 - 3:25pm - 1 comment

How bad will it get if/when tshtf??

Anyone really wonder what would happen to society if the economy collapses or war is brought close to home...Black Friday behaviour is telling.  This is a sad state for a supposedly season of 'giving'.  Just imagine...if/when tshtf ...

Forum topic - Retha - Nov 26 2011 - 7:22am - 17 comments

The Definitive Emotional Preparedness Thread

Hi everyone, As a result of Chris’ recent post on his own personal transformation called Getting In Shape: The New Me and Chris’ recent interview with Carolyn Baker called Carolyn Baker: Emotional Resilience Is Essential In Turbulent ...

Forum topic - suziegruber - Jun 15 2012 - 1:52am - 3 comments

Is there a Ready Store or equivalent in UK or Europe

Hi everyone, Does anyone know of a Ready Store in the UK or Europe or anything similar? I am really interested in their products but after reading about a Canadian customer who had to pay half the proce of the product supplied in order to get it ...

Forum topic - jaewilliamson - Jun 27 2011 - 2:45pm - 3 comments

About buying a house

Hello, A couple of years ago I joined this forum and asked about selling my townhome. I already had decided to sell but received some responses that reinforced my inclination and helped me move forward on that.  Now I have been renting a one bedroom ...

Forum topic - annieb - Jun 14 2011 - 5:44pm - 2 comments

How do you track your preparation progress?

I posted this is General Discussion and thought I'd try here as well: I'm very interested in knowing how everyone out there is tracking their personal preparation progress. There are so many things to think of and so many variables to ...

Forum topic - G-Money - Mar 22 2011 - 8:04am - 5 comments

LDS Preparation Manual

Hi All-   I was checking out survivalcache.com (a good prep website itself!), and they had a link to a LDS (Church of Latter Day Saints) Preparadeness Manual that can be downloaded.  See   ...

Forum topic - pinecarr - Feb 12 2011 - 4:35pm - 8 comments

Spheres of Responsibility

The interview with Catherine Austin Fitts and the comments which followed have me thinking about spheres of responsibility.  I like the bus/cliff analogy which SagerXX and others have used.  Sager’s bus has gone through a “Bridge Out Ahead” sign ...

Forum topic - ltlredwagon - Feb 4 2011 - 2:56pm - 26 comments

Locations for Sustainable life

Hello all, I have been inspired by a very recent post by rhare, more specifically by some of the responses to it.  Some of the folks were throwing out their ideas of great places to form a "post peak" community with other like-minded ...

Forum topic - aarondenal - Jan 11 2011 - 11:06pm - 23 comments

Help on survival in India, Investment/preraration advice

Hi, I have been a long time member of CM community, I have learned a lot in that period. Earlier, I was working in US, at which time I was discussing about moving back to India since I could not prepare myself the way others have, for the future. ...

Forum topic - cipher - Oct 8 2010 - 11:27am - 3 comments

Hyperinflation Preparedness Night - Featuring Jack Spirko

Hello Everyone, I’d like to welcome you to a special community event called “Hyperinflation Preparedness Night”.  This will be a night dedicated to the discussion of preparing for a currency event such as hyperinflation.  How will hyperinflation ...

Forum topic - KKPSTEIN - Jun 15 2012 - 2:18am - 4 comments

"Thinking about things you can do now, that may be more difficult later"

There's an interesting thread going on at The Oil Drum: Campfire entitled "Thinking about things you can do now, that may be more difficult later", posted by Gail the Actuary.  It is at: http://campfire.theoildrum.com/node/6968  . ...

Forum topic - pinecarr - Sep 19 2010 - 9:22pm - 0 comments

End the illusion: prepare for whats coming

I'm bringing these videos not to panic anyone, just to let you see what how things might unfold and what to do to protect yourself. Hope this helps and can others post on how to protect yourself or link to the site or forum. Thanks, Jon Part ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jul 11 2010 - 12:09pm - 3 comments

New, Looking for advice on where to start?

I came across this website yesterday and watched the entire course.  I had so many of these concerns, but this is the first time I was able to put all the pieces together.  Common sense told me the road we're on isn't sustainable.  It's ...

Forum topic - kcol - Jan 3 2010 - 10:54am - 25 comments

Crisis Simulation - Day= -1

Hi Everyone, is anyone interested in participating in this mental exercise? Objective: The objective of this thread is to simulate an unfolding crisis, as a means of brainstorming (identifying) the prudent actions we should all take as ...

Forum topic - JAG - Jun 15 2012 - 2:47am - 34 comments

How will you deal [later] with people in your life who [now] refuse to listen?

I've recently come to realize that perhaps the biggest challenge we will face as individuals is not how we prepare ourselves and our immediate families for what is coming, but how we will eventually deal with the people in our lives who we have ...

Forum topic - Erik T. - Oct 30 2009 - 7:54am - 43 comments