The Memsahib mentioned something interesting that she stumbled across when reading some ancient history: The ancient Schythians, when traveling, would kill wild cattle for food, or slaughter one of their own cattle herd. They would strip the carcass, use the rib cage as impromptu firepit grill and the stomach stuffed full of beef as a cooking container.
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SurvivalBlog reader Rob a.k.a. (“Salsafix”) is the editor of the excellent Surviving the Crash blog. He recently penned a list pairing great depression era quotes with modern day bubble quotes. (See his September 12 posts.) He quipped “I’m not sure whether the coincidences are funny or scary. But, I thought you would enjoy the link…”
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Today (September 13th) is the last day for Safecastle’s big sale on Mountain House freeze dried foods. Take advantage of the special group purchase prices on the three-case package (the larger packages are still priced as indicated.)