Here’s Why I Won’t Be Lining Up for the Ebola Vaccine

Here is why we will not be getting the Ebola vaccine

Will you take a rushed, untested vaccine because the government says you have to?

Prepping for an Ebola Lockdown: No one goes out, no one comes in

Getting ready for lockdown in the event of an Ebola pandemic

Are you prepared to go into lockdown mode if the Ebola virus begins to spread across the country?

Dept of Agri Shuts Down Cell of Potential “Agri-Terrorists”: Seed Libraries Outlawed in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Shuts Down Seed Libraries

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is protecting the heck out of the environment.

Philosopher Solves “Problem” of Open-Carry: Terrified Patrons Should Dine and Dash Because “lives could be on the line”

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I have a solution which is completely legal and doesn’t include theft: If you are too terrified to be around perfectly innocent people in public, you should STAY HOME.

The Austerity Diaries: Everything That Can Go Wrong, Will

Whatever can go wrong will go wrong

By learning to turn a negative situation into a more positive experience, we become stronger and more adaptable. That’s what survival is all about.

How to Make Your Own Laundry Detergent

How to make your own laundry detergent

Never has getting things clean been so dirt cheap.

The Big Blackout: Why I’m Going Low-Tech to Prep for an EMP

Why I am going low tech to prep for an EMP

When things change dramatically, perhaps we should accept the change and adapt to it, instead of trying to maintain the illusion that everything is the same.

How to Make Jam without Using Added Pectin

How to make jam without added pectin

It’s easy to make an intensely fruity jam with absolutely no added pectin!

How to Make Homemade Ice Cream with a Mixer

How to make homemade ice cream with a mixer

If you have a hand mixer, homemade ice cream can be yours!

The Unsustainable Absurdity of the Average American Diet

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We eat blueberries in December and drink pumpkin spice lattes in the summer. We eat tropical fruit with Midwestern grains. Without the transportation system, there would be absolutely no rhyme or reason to our “normal” diets.

Michigan Dept of Agri Forces Farmer to Dump 248 Gallons of Organic Milk and Break 1200 Free Range Eggs

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While Americans in the nearby city of Detroit face life in third world conditions, unable to even afford running water, the state of Michigan decided to direct its resources towards cracking down on a small food co-op in Standish for having the utter audacity to provide milk, butter, cream and eggs to people who bought shares in the organic dairy.

How to Make Ricotta Cheese with Just 3 Simple Ingredients

How to make ricotta with just 3 ingredients

Light and fluffy, homemade ricotta cheese is one of the easiest things you’ll ever make.

The Austerity Diaries: How Long Can You Go Without Spending Money?

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Can you go for an entire week without spending money?