Archive for January, 2016

Prep Your Car for Winter

Prep Your Car for Winter

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Car prep for winter is very important. Though winter may be taking its time with its arrival, it most certainly will be here soon. With winter comes snow and ice; particularly on roads which may accumulate faster than it can be cleared. This might be one of the most common or realistic emergency situations that […]

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| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Food & Water Watch Calls on USDA to Fix Safety Problems in Food Import System 01.28.16 Washington, D.C.— As officials prepare to sign the Transpacific Trade Partnership (TPP) next month, the national advocacy organization Food & Water Watch today warned that the controversial trade deal will exacerbate already flawed food safety import systems. In a […]

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One hundred Deadly Skills Book Review

One hundred Deadly Skills Book Review

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

100 Deadly Skills by Clint Emerson Book review by James C. Jones Most of the skills are not actually “deadly”, but they are mostly illegal under normal circumstances. Clint Emerson is a retired Navy Seal and he shares some very nasty techniques in “100 Deadly Skills“. Yes, there are only a few that are actually […]

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| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

‘Democracy Awakening’ Comes to the Nation’s Capital in April 01.27.16 Washington, D.C. – Thousands of people will converge on Washington, D.C., this spring as part of an unprecedented movement to demand a democracy that works for all Americans, one in which everyone has an equal voice and elected officials are accountable to the people, not […]

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| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Good News for Marylanders Who Are Tired of Big Poultry’s Crap By Jo Miles 01.27.16 The poultry industry is big in Maryland, and that often means trouble for not only small farmers, but also the ecologically devastated Chesapeake Bay. But this year, a new bill in the Maryland legislature may change that. For far too […]

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Surviving Survival Book Review

Surviving Survival Book Review

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Surviving Survival By Laurence Gonzales A book review by: James C. Jones Laurence Gonzales’s book Deep Survival (reviewed in an earlier edition) is probably the best book ever written on survival psychology. The subtitle “Who Lives, Who Dies and Why” should tell you that you need to read that book. I used it as a […]

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Weekly Watchman – January 26, 2016

Weekly Watchman – January 26, 2016

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

But when these things begin to take place, stand up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is near!  Luke 21:28 HCSB Disclaimer: I don’t agree with everything I post here.  However, I try to keep an open mind and definitely don’t want to be like the religious leaders of Jesus’ day that had the […]

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| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

House Members Denounce Bill That Would Allow Fracking in Florida, Keep Toxic Fracking Chemicals a ‘Trade Secret’ and Prohibit Localities from Banning Fracking 01.25.16 Tallahassee, FL — Today Florida State Representatives Evan Jenne, Amanda Murphy, Dwight Dudley, Irv Slosberg, Mark Pafford, and Victor Torres joined affected residents from Pennsylvania living with contaminated drinking water, New […]

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| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

House Members Denounce Bill That Would Allow Fracking in Florida, Keep Toxic Fracking Chemicals a ‘Trade Secret’ and Prohibit Localities from Banning Fracking 01.25.16 Tallahassee, FL — Today Florida State Representatives Evan Jenne, Amanda Murphy, Dwight Dudley, Irv Slosberg, Mark Pafford, and Victor Torres joined affected residents from Pennsylvania living with contaminated drinking water, New […]

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Lock Picks in Your Survival Pack

Lock Picks in Your Survival Pack

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Picking Locks as a Survival Skill By James C. Jones EMT/CHCM Certainly we all regard lock picking as a rather nefarious activity used by criminals and spies, but under true, live-or-die survival situations including this skill and the necessary devices in your survival kit may be worth consideration. In a large-scale disaster there will be […]

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