I wonder if I made it? or just another right of ours gone forever!

Homeland Security to compile database of journalists and ‘media influencers’ Sun-Times newsroom (Rich Hein/Sun-Times) Sun-Times Staff email   The Department of Homeland Security wants to track the comings and going of journalists, bloggers and other “media influencers” through a database. The DHS’s “Media Monitoring” plan, which was first reported by FedBizOpps.gov, would give the contracting company “24/7 … Continue reading “I wonder if I made it? or just another right of ours gone forever!”

How to Survive a Mugging

Brett | March 22, 2017 Manly Skills, Survival, Tactical Skills Have I told you about the time I got mugged in Tijuana? I was a missionary serving in the western part of the city that consisted primarily of ramshackle houses. Mangy dogs filled the dusty dirt roads I walked up and down every day. (Pro tip: if you want … Continue reading “How to Survive a Mugging”

How to Safely Clear Your Home

Brett | July 12, 2017  Manly Skills, Tactical Skills  It’s 2 AM, and you’re lying asleep in bed. Your wife is snuggled next to you, and your young children are slumbering soundly in their respective bedrooms. The sound of the creaking back door awakens you. You weren’t expecting any late-night visitors. It could be an intruder . . … Continue reading “How to Safely Clear Your Home”

How to Filter and Purify Water for Traveling, Camping, and Survival

Jeremy Anderberg | October 6, 2016 Manly Skills, Outdoors, Survival For most folks in the developed world, getting a drink of safe, clean, palatable drinking water is as easy as turning on the tap. Outside of the comfortable amenities of home, however, attaining potable water can get more complicated and require more effort. Maybe you went backpacking with all … Continue reading “How to Filter and Purify Water for Traveling, Camping, and Survival”

How To Conceal While Driving.

Keeping Concealed While Driving Concealment while walking around is easy, but where concealment becomes challenging is when doing other things – such as concealing while driving. As with other forms of concealment, there are different strategies one can employ. There are also compromises that have to be made. Everyone has to make their own decisions, … Continue reading “How To Conceal While Driving.”