News

AR2-01

Earlier
If you're like most preppers, your day-to-day life is probably very similar to that of a non-prepper's. You have electricity, running water, and a vehicle that you drive to work. You probably even spend a good portion of your spare time watching TV or browsing the Internet. The only difference [...]
Sun, Aug 20, 2017
Source: Urban Survivor
My new monograph, A Trade Policy for a Brexited Britain, was published on Friday by the Institute of Economic Affairs. Here is a brief synopsis: Adam Smith once observed that “Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Source: Independent Institute
Musty clothes and towels can be a problem even with "clean" laundry, but these tips will help you ditch musty odors in the laundry and musty closet smell.
Laundry odor is something I've struggled with for years. With two teenage boys, musty clothes are a given. With high humidity levels in summer, we tend to end up with musty towels, too, because they simply stay damp on the towel bar. (I don't tend to forget laundry in the [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Source: Common Sense Homestead
I don't know about you, but I like to juggle many projects at the same time. Many things are mostly “set and forget,” like the living fence I planted with Gliricidia sepium. I string trim around it every few months, but it's taking care of itself now. Other things, like the pumpkin [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Source: Survival Gardner
With the national debate over removing monuments to confederate war heroes dominating headlines, perhaps we need a reminder of the principles and justifications for southern secession for which these men fought. The following excerpts are from the articles of secession adopted by five states, and the ordinances of secession adopted [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Independent Institute
The estate tax amounts to a penalty on the heirs of those who have accumulated wealth over their lifetimes. It raises less than 1% of federal revenues, so it provides almost no benefit to anybody, but imposes a big cost on a few. There are many ways for the wealthy to [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Independent Institute
Most pumpkins and winter squash have the ability to root at every node on their stems. Why not take advantage of this fact to defeat vine borers? If vine borers wreck one part of a pumpkin stem, the plant will continue to thrive if it has rooted at multiple nodes. I've [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Survival Gardner
A recent Facebook experiment in artificial intelligence has garnered a lot of attention across the internet. Stories vary considerably, ranging from pure reporting of a technological accomplishment to humor at what had happened to outright fear about the potential of computers going haywire and turning against their human owners like in [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Survivopedia
Green tomato pickles are a great way to use up unripe tomatoes, or simply mix up your tomato harvest with the crisp texture of green tomatoes.
I made up a batch of these green tomato pickles to use up some of the unripe tomatoes knocked off the vines during our recent hail storm. We picked all the storm damaged fruit, and trimmed off the spoiled bits, saving the undamaged parts for preserving. I found a number [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: Common Sense Homestead
The United States has one of the highest corporate income tax rates in the world. While both the Obama administration and Trump administration have criticized American companies for moving operations off-shore, and considered a variety of policies for punishing them if they do. A better approach would be to design [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: Independent Institute

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *