Monthly Archive: April 2012

Real Day Preppers Episode 3: SoCalPreppers

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LowbuckPrepper from YouTube has has project known as Real Day Preppers, the online series is LBS’s answer to National Geographic’s television show Doomsday Preppers. The goal of Real Day Preppers is to present how preppers are actually living their lives, without presenting a spin or sensationalizing the topic of prepping and preparedness. In the Third Episode and best episode to date (in my opinion), of …

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Doomsday Preppers: Prepping is Going Mainstream

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Below is a video from ABC News, it demonstrates how prepping is going mainstream, it does focus on the premier of Doomsday Preppers. Personally, I do not like the way NatGeo has spun all preppers off to be all ‘crazies’ stereotyping them like Barack Obama stereotyped Pennsylvanians as, “Clinging to their guns and religion…” Though, I think that having …

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Real Day Preppers Episode 2: AzPapaLes & GrayVIII

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LowbuckPrepper from YouTube has has project known as Real Day Preppers, the online series is LBS’s answer to National Geographic’s television show Doomsday Preppers. The goal of Real Day Preppers is to present how preppers are actually living their lives, without presenting a spin or sensationalizing the topic of prepping and preparedness. In the Second Episode of Real Day Preppers, LBP interviews two preppers …

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Real Day Preppers Episode 1: HomesteadPrepperAZ

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LowbuckPrepper has started a new project known as Real Day Preppers, this online series is LBS’s answer to National Geographic’s television show Doomsday Preppers. The goal of Real Day Preppers is to present how preppers are actually living their lives, without presenting a spin or sensationalizing the topic of prepping. In the First Episode of Real Day Preppers, LBP …

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Why Prepare?

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I was thinking about doing an article on “Why Prepare?” and then I opened up my YouTube, and there happened to be a video by the user USFreedom22 that covered this. Some of the below information is parsed and influenced by the video he put up. Some people may view “preppers” as crazy people who are always …

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Prepping: The Role of Firearms

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Summary: There is more to prepping than firearms. You can only shoot one gun at a time. One thing that some preppers and survivalists really get hung up on is what types of firearms they have, and how much ammo for each weapon these extreme survivalists have. While being able to defend yourself is highly …

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Prepping: CCW (Concealed Carry Weapon)

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For a prepper the name of the game is being prepared for anything, this includes when you are out grocery shopping. While knives and pepper spray might ward of a violent attacker, what if they don’t? It is nice to be able to say with certainty that you can even protect yourself when a violent attacker presents …

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Get Started: Prepping

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A-lot of people are interested in prepping as of late, but not many people understand how to get started prepping, often starting prepping is seen as a daunting task. Being prepared has more advantages than it does of disadvantages, the advantages of being prepared means that you will not be scared when you face difficulties …

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Featured YouTube Prepper: Engineer775

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  Engineer775 is another great resource on YouTube. He closely associated with SouthernPrepper1, Engineer775 focuses on what most people would describe as homesteading and alternate energy.  Below is a sampling of two of Engineer775’s most popular videos. Video: Well Drilling by hand Video: The wood gas generator runs the whole farm!

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Featured YouTube Prepper: SouthernPrepper1

David the man behind the YouTube username SouthernPrepper1, is a well known YouTube prepper that is also a consultant on the show Doomsday Preppers. Along with being a consultant on the show, him and YouTube user Engineer775 have a consulting business where they offer solutions to people that have a preparedness mindset. The embedded videos from YouTube below are …

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