The Survivalist’s Odds ‘n Sods

SurvivalBlog presents another edition of The Survivalist’s Odds ‘n Sods— a collection of news bits and pieces that are relevant to the modern survivalist and prepper from “JWR”. Our goal is to educate our readers, to help them to recognize emerging threats, and to be better prepared for both disasters and negative societal trends. You can’t mitigate a risk if you haven’t first identified a risk. Today, we look at vaccine mandate pushback.

A Russian “Countdown” for Ukraine

Linked over at the news aggregation site: U.S. sends tactical security teams to Ukraine embassy after Moscow warns ‘countdown’ is underway.

All Loose Monkeys Accounted For

All loose monkeys accounted for following Pennsylvania highway crash. JWR’s Comment: You know, it is the old familiar: “Nothing to see here, move along.”

Empty Store Shelves in D.C.

H.L. sent this: “Take Only What You Need:” DC Asks People To Limit Supermarket Purchases As Empty Shelves Persist

Mexican Drug Cartel Bombs Rivals with a Drone

Peter sent us this: Watch: Mexican Drug Cartel Carpet Bombs Rivals With Drone.

Huge E.U. Anti-Vaccine March Ignored by Mass Media

Also from, some news that is conspicuously ignored by Mass Media Propagandists: The number of free people marching against fascist mandates in the EU Capitol of Brussels is astonishing JWR’s Comments:  I loved seeing that Gadsden “Don’t Tread on Me” flag.  And it takes some serious solidarity, to see French and German nation flags being carried side by side.

Canadian & American Truckers Vax Revolt

National Truckers’ freedom convoy on its way to Ottawa from all over Canada – Thousands of trucks, Hundreds of thousands people (videos and pictures). There is also a large convoy of U.S. truckers headed toward the border. That’s the spirit!  We got us a convoy!

TSA Lets Illegal Immigrants Use Arrest Warrants as ID to Fly

TSA Confirms It Is Letting Illegal Immigrants Use Arrest Warrants as ID to Fly.

Thousands Say Vaccine — ‘Side-Effects Worse than COVID’.

Reader D.S.V. spotted this: Thousands on Twitter Say They ‘Regret’ Getting the Vaccine — ‘Side-Effects Worse than COVID’.

Protecting Ham Radio Gear From EMP

Tim J. spotted this American Partisan article, by NC Scout: Protecting HAM Radio from EMP Attack – 6 Steps. That ties into this web site: HamSurge, and this video: Protecting HAM Radio from EMP Attack – 6 Steps.

Australian Vaccine Passports May Be Required For “Years”

H.L. sent this: Australian Authorities Say Draconian Vaccine Passports Could Last For “Years”.

When the Fear Narrative is Collapsing

It is surprising to hear this, coming from a dyed-in-the-wool statist-leftist: When the Fear Narrative is Collapsing. (Warning: A bit of foul language at the end.) And on an even more humorous note, there is this from J.P. Sears: The Narrative is Crumbling – 16 Reasons Why.

Global Temps Declining Since 2016

2021 ‘Hottest Year’ BUST: Global Temps Declining Since 2016.

Prepper Show in Florida

A “Keepers of the Old Ways – Blountstown Florida Prepper Show” will be held on Saturday, January 28th. That will be at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement, 17869 NW Pioneer Settlement Road, Blountstown, Florida.

Norway: The State Now Owns Your Car and Your House?

In Norway: The State Now Owns Your Car – And Your House? — Bugging Out and Emergency Preparedness.

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