Episodes
Published 07/19/21
  News - Alan - Cubans protest the communist party in Havana and chant “freedom” while being beaten and pepper sprayed. Communist leader calls for those loyal to confront protesters.  https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/street-protests-break-out-cuba-2021-07-11/  Ian - Albertans asked to conserve power….. And not charge their cars. https://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/albertans-asked-to-conserve-power-during-level-2-alert-wednesday-1.5500786 Evac order issued for Sun Peaks...
Published 07/12/21
News -   Hottest temperature ever recorded in canada.  47+ Degrees https://www.theweathernetwork.com/ca/news/article/canadas-hottest-june-temperature-recorded-amid-western-canada-heat Choppin 6 zeroes makes it all better https://www.zerohedge.com/economics/venezuela-chop-six-zeros-bolivar-3rd-currency-redenomination-13-years Lytton Burns https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/bc-wildfires-june-30-2021-1.6085919   Eric - UFO report...
Published 07/05/21
  News - Alan - wildfire season is heating up, it’s going to be a bad year to be in the woods I think Ian -  The world relies on one chip maker…. https://www.wsj.com/amp/articles/the-world-relies-on-one-chip-maker-in-taiwan-leaving-everyone-vulnerable-11624075400 Masks cause economic damage.  Shocker. https://summit.news/2021/06/23/england-set-to-drop-face-mask-rules-after-huge-economic-impact-revealed/   Eric -  9 confirmed dead in Florida condo tower collapse, 4 Canadians...
Published 06/28/21
  News - Alan - https://globalnews.ca/news/7944744/christian-eriksen-collapses/ Danish soccer player collapses on the field, quick medical attention credited in his safety. Allegedly, CPR performed on site (unconfirmed). Carbon Monoxide NOT suspected as the cause.   G7 summit in England currently. https://www.reuters.com/news/picture/world-leaders-and-activists-descend-on-c-idUSRTXD67XL specifically picture 15 of this slide deck… unmasked, undistanced leaders thinking the cameras were...
Published 06/14/21
News -   JBS meats recovering    https://www.forbes.com/sites/joewalsh/2021/06/03/meat-producer-jbs-says-its-fully-recovered-from-cyberattack/?sh=35923dc47a80 Iran warship sunk https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/iran-s-biggest-warship-catches-fire-sinks-gulf-oman-n1269292 Iran refinery fire (Again) https://www.voanews.com/middle-east/voa-news-iran/oil-facility-fires-reported-irans-southwestern-ahvaz-region   Half of businesses have increased priority on disaster preparedness...
Published 06/07/21
  News -   Ian - can’t say they didn’t warn everyone .   https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-05-13/u-s-west-facing-white-knuckle-summer-with-power-in-short-supply?utm_source=url_link   “Water Cremation” https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/wisconsin-senate-approves-bill-to-dissolve-dead-bodies-dump-them-in-sewer   massive fire near Prince Albert.   https://www.google.ca/amp/s/beta.ctvnews.ca/local/saskatoon/2021/5/17/1_5432217.html   PODCAST CHALLENGE Figure out a way to diversify your...
Published 05/24/21
News - https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/gas-stations-run-dry-as-pipeline-hacking-will-take-days-to-fix-1.1602094 Stations out of gas Global late to the party as usual https://globalnews.ca/news/7854053/colonial-pipeline-gas-shortage/ https://www.google.ca/amp/s/ktla.com/news/nationworld/gas-crunch-continues-across-much-of-u-s-after-pipeline-hack-full-recovery-expected-to-take-weeks/amp/ Sad that this article is...
Published 05/17/21
  News - C10 Won’t apply to the average Joe, until it does. https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/minister-suggests-with-bill-c-10-regulations-could-apply-to-accounts-with-a-large-enough-following-1.5419170  Really,...
Published 05/17/21
  News - It’s national preparedness week!  https://www.getprepared.gc.ca/cnt/rsrcs/ep-wk/index-en.aspx Because they clearly never watched the Terminator . https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2021/04/army-explores-equipping-robots-living-muscle-tissue/173559/ Drone changes in the US, behold our future. https://www.theverge.com/2020/12/28/22203398/faa-remote-id-rules-location-night-over-people Canada not ready for the shutdown of Line...
Published 05/03/21
NEWS  Rogers cell svc messed up https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/rogers-outage-1.5992954 BC travel restriction ‘on hold’ https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/british-columbia/article-bcs-travel-crackdown-on-hold-until-next-week/   7 Emergency Preparedness Apps to Keep on Your Phone   https://www.wired.com/story/best-emergency-apps/   FEMA . . .  Harbor. . . Trivia about emergency preparedness First Aid Apps (red cross app is pretty good, so is StopTheBleed) Zello Echolink PODCAST...
Published 04/26/21
Locator beacon with messaging capability - https://www.greenbelly.co/pages/best-personal-locator-beacons-satellite-messengers   Maps.me “Offline” GPS App   What three words Location App   Movie recommend – The Edge PODCAST CHALLENGE Take any first aid course that will work for your recreational setting Book club - One second after.  William Forstchen End of May.  If you don’t read it, are you really a prepper? Deal of the Week Ammo cans 50% off at Princess...
Published 04/19/21
News - Ian - seriously, BC, now? https://www.google.ca/amp/s/www.cbc.ca/amp/1.5968334 Ontario, not to be out-done. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/covid-19-ontario-shutdown-hospital-intensive-care-icu-patients-1.5969831 Liberals endorse UBI at policy conference https://www.google.ca/amp/s/www.cbc.ca/amp/1.5982862 Alan - https://nationalpost.com/news/canada/at-ndp-convention-a-new-wealth-taxes-on-millionaires-and-a-20-minimum-wage-gain-favour   Deal of the Week 30% off Solar hand crank...
Published 04/12/21
News - Alan - Suez canal… Oil… TP… It’s maple syrup season Ian -...
Published 03/29/21
Published 03/22/21
  News -   Venezuela issues 1M bolivar note https://www.zerohedge.com/geopolitical/venezuela-issues-million-dollar-bill-worth-50-cents-amid-hyperinflation https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-03-05/hyperinflation-pushes-venezuela-to-print-1-000-000-bolivar-bills Completely unrelated - BoC bond holdings skyrocket https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-10-26/bank-of-canada-already-pushing-limits-of-domestic-bond-market   Wood stove ashes blamed for sparking house fire in Muskoka...
Published 03/15/21
  News - Alan - https://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/woman-fined-4k-has-car-towed-on-met $4,130 in fines and an impounded car after a Montreal woman defies curfew and ignores road closure signs. The roadblocks were up to detour around a watermain break. Ian - Money talks - No public access to crown lakes. https://vancouversun.com/opinion/columnists/douglas-todd-u-s-billionaire-wins-battle-to-keep-anglers-off-his-giant-b-c-ranch   China wants to move 250 million farmers to...
Published 03/08/21
  News - Ian - https://www.missioncityrecord.com/news/video-burns-lake-man-grabs-lynx-by-scruff-after-chickens-attacked/ Canada’s most dangerous cities https://www.macleans.ca/canadas-most-dangerous-places-2020/ Eric -  Failing Grade On Emergency Preparedness  https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/opinion/editorials/failing-grade-on-emergency-preparedness-573871542.html Winnipeg 2016 B+ 2021 gets D grade for flood preparedness Sequel  “Daunting days of winter”   PODCAST CHALLENGE Ian - Next...
Published 03/01/21
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Published 01/18/21
Published 01/11/21