From Alerts U.S.A. – First reported case of Ebola in Mexico City?

A few minutes ago I received this message from Alerts U.S.A. 

Mexico Ministry of Health reports first confirmed case of Ebola. Location Mexico City… Patient is 1 of 22 students who traveled to Africa for vacation.

Oh boy, I’m sure glad that we have a secure border… aren’t you? Sarcasm off.


Update 9:14 PM EST: Health Ministry denies spread of Ebola in Mexico – I don’t know it this is true or an attempted cover up… we will see.

Wednesday Miscellany News Brief

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1. We’re All Criminals and Outlaws in the Eyes of the American Police State : “Why are we seeing such an uptick in Americans being arrested for such absurd “violations” as letting their kids play at a park unsupervised, collecting rainwater and snow runoff on their own property, growing vegetables in their yard, and holding […]

How I feel when talking to the unprepared…

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The way that I feel when I talk to people who seem to think that everything is just great, and that the government will always be there and will take care of them if disaster strikes. No need to prep or take responsibility for their own family and survival…

Scambled Egg Whites with Tomatoes and Herbs Recipe

Monday Miscellany News Brief

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1. CDC – Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever in U.S. Hospitals : “Standard, contact, and droplet precautions are recommended for management of hospitalized patients with known or suspected Ebola hemorrhagic fever (Ebola HF), also referred to as Ebola Viral Disease.” 2. Only the U.S. government […]

Ebola Update By Bam Bam

Something’s rotten in the state of Denmark. In the last 48 hours the President has issued an executive order updating the list of quarantinable diseases for which persons can be detained and quarantined. [1] The order specifies that persons suffering pneumonia-like symptoms may be quarantined. Severe acute respiratory syndromes, which are diseases that are associated […]

What did you do to prep this week?

Bought this grill / smoker at Wal-Mart.

Before we start today, I would like to first say thank you and give a big shout-out to Tanya H, Walter W, Willard N, Kelli M, Leonard A, Victoria S, Jeff H, Nanci Q for their support of this blog via Paypal this week.  To donate via PayPal, credit card, or e-check, please click this link. We have over 13,000 subscribers […]

Ebola : The Plague Fighters – NOVA

Published on Feb 22, 2014 – before the current outbreak…

Friday Miscellany News Brief : Ebola Edition

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1. Morristown Tennessee doctor home in quarantine after treating Ebola in Africa : “An East Tennessee doctor treating Ebola patients in West Africa has just returned home after being evacuated by the aid group he was working for.” 2. Ebola-infected US aid worker to be treated in ‘special isolation unit’ in Atlanta : “One of […]

Wednesday Miscellany News Brief

1. Huge US Military Buildup In Ukraine ? : “Get ready folks, things are heating up and war is on the horizon whether we want one or not.” 2. The U.S. Is Quietly Establishing Ebola Quarantine Centers : “With modern air travel, this government should be enacting protocols to limit the chances for Ebola from […]

Monday Miscellany News Brief

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1. Nigeria on high alert after man dies of Ebola at Lagos airport : “Nigerian officials said Saturday that they are screening passengers arriving from foreign countries for symptoms of Ebola, following the death of an infected traveler from Liberia who died after collapsing at the airport in Lagos, Africa’s largest city with a population […]

Reader Question : “What’s your biggest frustration with your preps and prepping right now?

“What’s your biggest frustration with your prepping and your preps right now? I want to hear from you in the comments below…

What did you do to prep this week?

Picked the first peaches from my tree that was planted this spring.

Before we get started with this weeks segment, I would like to give a shout-out and say thank you to Fred C, Mike M, Kelly W, Liberty Man, Kate L, Tommie C, Clint E, Red D, Mary E,  Preston C, Mike C, Mike in TN, Southern Prepper, Angela M, Judith S, Alexander A, Daniel B, William […]

Life Lessons Learned the Hard Way

By BCTruck Sometimes, It seems as though life is just one long series of lessons. Now this isn’t prepping, but it is a reflection on some lessons I’ve learned while living this thing we call life.We should all take time and remember the things that changed our minds on a particular subject,or made us see […]

Friday Miscellany News Brief

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1. Chinese city sealed off after bubonic plague death : “Bubonic plague is a bacterial infection best known for the Black Death, a virulent epidemic that killed tens of millions of people in 14th-century Europe. Primarily an animal illness, it is extremely rare in humans.” 2. Proof that all of those boating accidents and lose […]

Wednesday Miscellany News Brief

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Gun owners react to TN’s newest gun and hunting laws : “On July 1, two new Tennessee laws took effect regarding firearms and hunting. Senate Bill 1774 allows anyone to legally carry firearms and ammunition in his or her vehicle as long as the vehicle is owned by that person. Senate Bill 1777 makes it […]

Is this how the start of TEOTWAWKI will look?

Coronal Mass Ejection (CME).

Now would be a good time to build that Faraday Cage that you’ve been thinking about putting together, you know the one that you keep putting off until tomorrow… get off your butt – Stop Procrastinating and Start Prepping!