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Urban Survival: Homelessness By: Christopher Williams Disasters can take on many forms, from unnatural (wars and terrorist attacks) to natural (hurricanes and earthquakes.) It is important to be properly prepared in order to survive all of them and then some. Many people in the financial meltdown found themselves out of

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Hitchhiking: The Rules of the Road By: Christopher Williams Introduction Food and shelter are the utmost things on a traveler’s mind, and sometimes, that does not leave any cash left over for transportation. How is it possible to travel without any money? Easy – hitchhiking is one of the cheapest

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Roasting Coffee at Home: a Beginner’s Guide By: Matthew Miller Why Roast Your Own Coffee? Roasting coffee is one of the easiest steps towards more self-reliant living. Unlike other self-sufficiency projects, it’s a low-cost, low-hassle project that will save money while also improving the quality of every morning brew. With

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Portable Generators: Noisy Yet Necessary
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Portable Generators: Gas Powered Peace of Mind By Mark R. Folse Shortly after the April 27th storms last year, my wife and I began to hear the steady rumble of a portable generator somewhere in our neighborhood.  It was not long until we acquired one ourselves.  Within two days after

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