Category Archives: Survival

You Can Shoot .32 ACP Out of a .327 Federal Revolver (But Why Would You Want To?)

I guess the answer to that is because you can. But let’s backtrack a bit here. Like many people who peruse the gun owning side of the Internet I come across a lot of theories, opinions and advice that seems … Continue reading

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Christopher Nyerges on Doomsday Preppers

This video is a little over a year old and follows Christopher Nyerges appearance on Doomsday Preppers (season one, episode two I believe) which was widely seen as a disaster. I’m posting it because someone asked me the other day … Continue reading

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U.S., Mexico: The Decline of the Colorado River

Preppers will be especially interested in this Stratfor report concerning the growing, unsustainable demands on the Colorado river and how those demands will create geo-political instability and conflict between the United States and Mexico. “U.S., Mexico: The Decline of the … Continue reading

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Around the Campfire 3/31/13 – Back to Survival Blogging!

I’m negotiating becoming a¬†contributor¬†at a survival related blog so I may start posting more “prepper” related material. I still intend to keep HTT a homage to the men’s adventure magazines of the past however but there’s a lot of reasons … Continue reading

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Useful Wild Plants of the United States and Canada by Charles Francis Saunders

Keeping with the theme of knowledge that will help you survive incidents like Hurricane Sandy I’m presenting a Scrbid version and linking to a .pdf of an excellent book detailing useful plants that are common and can be easily foraged, … Continue reading

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