Survival has been romanticized for centuries, from Robinson Crusoe to modern movies like Cast Away. Unfortunately that means that authors and Hollywood script writers have created many myths about surviving emergencies that would probably kill a real life person. 888 more words
The quest for power is the primary driving force of history, always has been, always will be. Those who fail to recognize this principle are not spared in the grand chess game, but rather are moved and manipulated by forces that they do not understand. 84 more words
Today I’m going to upset a few people.
Thus (and here’s the bit that will get some REALLY mad) when I watch a video where 18 Taliban get slaughtered yet the pilot of the Apache gets wounded by a lucky AK round I find myself thinking:- 363 more words
When considering contingency plans for your disaster preparedness strategy one needs to think about three key elements: duration of the crisis, the scope of the crisis, and proximity to established safety zones. 1,324 more words