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 a 2022 resurgence in the preparedness movement.

More Americans Prep for Doomsday

Across the Divide: More Americans prep for Doomsday—while rural residents live it.

Prepping is Not Just for Pandemics

Over at Granite Grok: Preppers – It Isn’t Just For Pandemics Anymore.

Harvest Guard Has Lids Back in Stock!

After a difficult 2021, and nearly a full year of working through a list of backorders lasting many months, Harvest Guard Reusable Canning Lids reports that they have filled all open orders and are returning to 1-3 day shipping status, as of next week. They tell us that they have significant inventory on hand to fulfill all new orders. SurvivalBlog readers, as the first to receive this news, will receive a 15% discount on all orders using the code “survivalblog” at checkout. If you’re considering reusable canning lids, then now is a good time to order!

What You Need to Know About Revolutions

Historian Stephen Mansfield is interviewed by John Lovell of Warrior Poet Society: What you need to Know about Revolutions.

Agricultural Fungicides Driving Antimicrobial Resistance?

Reader C.B. sent us this: Agricultural fungicides may be driving antimicrobial resistance.

Some Empty Baby Formula Shelves

Leftist CNN reports: Empty baby formula shelves have families scrambling.

Here is an excerpt:

“An Amazon spokesperson said the retailer is working closely with its vendors to get formula products back in stock as quickly as possible, and Walmart said any shortages of formula at its stores were related to capacity issues on the manufacturers’ end.

Drugstore operator CVS said supply challenges are “currently impacting most of the retail industry.”

“We’re continuing to work with our national brand baby formula vendors to address this issue and we regret any inconvenience that our customers may be experiencing,” the company said in a statement to CNN Business.”

Freedom Convoy Resuppliers Arrested

Several people arrested for bringing gas to ‘Freedom Convoy’ demonstrators in Ottawa, police say.

Capitol Police Spyed On Members Of Congress, Staff

Inspector General Opens Investigation Into U.S. Capitol Police Following Allegations Of Spying On Members Of Congress, Staff.

And here is some analysis by vlogger  Tim Pool: Feds Illegally Raided GOP Rep’s Office Dressed As Construction Workers.

6.8 Reality: SAAMI Certifies First Composite Cased Round

SAAMI Certifies First Composite Cased Round.

Biden DHS Declares Heightened Terrorism Threat

Linked over at the news aggregation site: Biden DHS Declares Heightened Terrorism Threat. JWR’s Comment: When politics begin to drive counterterrorism policy, then beware. Note their “blame the messenger” wording: “…due to “false and misleading narratives,” misinformation, and “conspiracy theories.”” The Bidenistas are one small step away from using Federal law enforcement to go after conservatives as perceived enemies of the state.

Parody: Justin Trudeau in the Bunker

And to end today’s column on a humorous note, I found this gem linked at Whatfinger News: Justin Trudeau in the Bunker.

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