Monthly Archives: September 2016

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

09:32 – USPS is running today. Lori just stopped to pick up a couple of kits and told me that the Sparta area is getting limited gasoline deliveries. I suspected as much. When I took Colin out this morning to … Continue reading

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Monday, 19 September 2016

09:18 – Barbara filled her gas tank yesterday morning, and will fill it again if she starts to see lines at gas stations or any other indication that fuel may be hard to come by. With the spate of bombings … Continue reading

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Sunday, 18 September 2016

09:20 – I called Barbara first thing this morning to make sure she knew about the Colonial Pipeline break, that the governors of Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee had declared states of emergency, and that South and North Carolina may not … Continue reading

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Saturday, 17 September 2016

08:50 – Barbara left yesterday afternoon to spend several days visiting with friends in Cape May, New Jersey. Colin and I made two quarter-pound burgers for dinner. Usually, I have only one, but when Barbara’s gone Colin feels entitled to … Continue reading

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Friday, 16 September 2016

09:59 – Barbara is leaving today to drive up to Cape May, New Jersey to spend several days visiting with friends. It’ll be wild women and parties for Colin and me while she’s gone. Or it would be, if I … Continue reading

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Thursday, 15 September 2016

09:50 – There was some discussion yesterday about whether food in #10 cans is suitable for individuals and small families, or only large families or groups. The real answer is that it depends both on the types of food and … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 14 September 2016

09:33 – We’re working on science kits today. We’re down to four of the full CK01A chemistry kits in inventory, so yesterday we made up 28 of the CK01A regulated chemical bags and 13 of the unregulated chemical bags, which … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 13 September 2016

09:25 – We survived the Great Power Failure of 2016. I got up this morning as usual and took Colin out for his short morning constitutional. When I came back in the house, I noticed that the ceiling fan wasn’t … Continue reading

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Monday, 12 September 2016

09:34 – Emails from Brittany and Jen. Both of them are Trump supporters, as I suspect most preppers are, and both are counting the days until the election, wondering what they’ve left undone. I told them both pretty much the … Continue reading

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Sunday, 11 September 2016

11:11 – This 15th anniversary of islam’s attack on the US is a good day for all of us to keep our eyes open. Actually, I’d like to see September 11 declared a national holiday. National Shoot a Fucking muslim … Continue reading

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