Preparedness Notes for Friday — February 7, 2020

February 7th, 1867, is the birthday of Laura Ingalls Wilder (died February 10, 1957). SurvivalBlog highly recommends the Laura Ingalls Wilder books as well as her biography. — SurvivalBlog Writing Contest Today we present another entry for Round 87 of the SurvivalBlog non-fiction writing contest. The more than $10,000 worth of prizes for this round include: First Prize: A gift certificate from Quantum Harvest LLC (up to a $2,200 value) good for 12% off the purchase of any of their sun-tracking models, and 10% off the purchase price of any of their other models. A Gunsite Academy Three Day Course Certificate. This …




Beyond Cooper’s Four Rules by L.K.R.

Most people know the four rules of firearm safety popularized by Colonel Jeff Cooper: 1.) All guns are always loaded. This one has a double meaning – (1) always check an “unloaded” firearm you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势rself and (2) once you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势’ve checked, still follow all the other rules as though it was loaded. 2.) Never let the muzzle cover anything you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势 are not willing to destroy. This doesn’t mean you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势’re willing to destroy the wall of you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势r 500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势 – just that it’s not catastrophic like pointing at a family member. 3.) Keep you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势r finger off the trigger until you500彩票幸运快三怎么看走势r sights are on target. …




Economics & Investing For Preppers

Here are the latest news items and commentary on current economics news, market trends, stocks, investing opportunities, and the precious metals markets. We also cover hedges, derivatives, and obscura. Most of these items are from the “tangibles heavy” contrarian perspective of SurvivalBlog’s Founder and Senior Editor, JWR. Today, we look at the prices of pre-1899 cartridge guns. (See the Tangibles Investing section.) Precious Metals: Gold, silver up as the bulls stabilize markets o o o H.L. sent us this: How Effective Is Gold As a Hedge? History Has an Empirical Answer Economy & Finance: 2019 US Productivity Rises Most In …