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WL 361 – 10 Suckiest Bugout Bag Fails

I review a LOT of gear… but in this week’s podcast, I tell you the WORST fails I’ve seen, even in some EXPENSIVE bugout bags and packs on the market.

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Taco Tuesday: We Review The Glock e-Trainer (In 59 Seconds)

We’re trying something new in this week’s Taco Toolsday… and I want to know if you like this new “less than a minute” video format! Leave your comment and let us know.

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Toolsday Review: Ed Calderon’s “Motel Armorer” Improvised Weapons Online Course

There’s a disturbing trend when it comes to gun rights, one unique to the “post-pandemic” world… and we need to talk about it before it’s too late.

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The “Combat Knife” I Carry (And Why)

Do you carry a knife for personal defense? There’s a specific feature you should consider if your knife doesn’t already have it…

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Remote Bug-Out? This 1 Tiny, Cheap Item Let’s You Sleep Easier

Tired of losing sleep, with those pesky skeeters trying to make a withdrawal from your blood bank? A fellow Warrior, Jacob from Louisiana,

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Pioneer Woman: The Knife That “Broke The Internet”

One of my favorite things to monitor on the Internet is “tactical fads.” These are trends and things that become popular in the

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I Walked 100 MILES With My Bugout Bag. . .

Each year in the 10th Mountain Division, I walked over 100 miles with my rucksack. In our most recent Warrior Life TV episode, I explain 8 ways you can apply what I learned.

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I Walked 100 Miles With My “Bugout Bag”. Here’s What I Learned…

Each year in the 10th Mountain Division, I walked over 100 miles with my rucksack (equivalent to a bugout bag), and let me

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Why VETERANS think we’re LYING to them…

The hardest part about helping our veterans suffering from PTSD isn’t actually getting them help – it’s THIS…

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Prime Day: Shop On Amazon And Help Veterans With PTSD

You can help veterans with PTSD when you shop with Amazon (such as for Prime Day today and tomorrow). Just take a few seconds to set up AmazonSmile on your account. We’ve done a short video to show you how easy it is.

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Classic “Thug’s Weapon” Rediscovered By Online Tactical People

A classic weapon of the “criminal class” from years ago is now popping up in EDC posts on social media. We take a look at why.

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Reddit User Cracks “Gun Laser” Secret?

I was looking at comments on Reddit late the other night and found one guy who’s definitely “cracked the code” when it comes to gun lasers (although he made one small mistake).

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Former CIA Officer Says, “Don’t Use This In A Home Invasion”

Former CIA Officer Jason Hanson had some interesting advice on a piece of home defense gear that, while popular and a fine idea in other cases, is NOT a good idea in a home invasion.

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New Evidence The U.S. Government Can Track Your Every Move (And The “Secret Key” To Defeat Them)

I’ve warned you about this before – but now there’s more proof… A new finding from the November Capital Riot should scare the

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WL 353 – “Warrior Life Hacks” From My Combat Veteran Retreat

I just got back from our latest Warrior Retreat, and I can’t wait to share my takeaways from it… as well as explain how YOU made it happen!

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Operation Save Our Soldiers Needs Your Help

On Memorial Day, we honor those who have died for this country – and there’s something you can do to help those who are still alive, but struggling with what they’ve experienced.

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[Toolbox Tuesday] A “Do Nothing” Blackout / EMP Gadget (Review)

I don’t often get excited about a new product, but this gadget prepares you for blackouts (from EMP, storms, or our failing power grid) without requiring you to do ANYTHING other than put it in your house! That’s why it’s the subject of our Toolbox Tuesday review this week.

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Survival Skills For Children: 3 Things To Teach Kids About Bugging Out And Preparedness

You’ve got to take the time to teach your kids some fundamental survival skills. The more they know, the less scared they will be. But children are not little adults and you can’t look at them or teach them that way. We have to look at what we can expect from them, realistically, in the wilderness and when surviving.

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WL 351 – Should We NUKE The Aliens?

No, I’m not out getting fitted for a tinfoil hat. The reality is that the threat of “space invaders” is more realistic than you might think… and it can teach us a lot about more “down to Earth” threats. Hear it in this week’s super-quick podcast.

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An Urgent Message About “Survival Food”

“Preppers” have know this forever – but now nearly EVERYONE seems to be awake now, which is why people I know in our industry who supply things like “survival food” have been sold-out month after month…

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3 Tips For Staying Safe While Scavenging For Survival!

Survival scavenging can really help bolster your supplies in a long-term crisis… but you have to be careful to watch your back while you’re doing it. Here are several tips from survival expert Jake Sepulveda.

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Q: “Should I Build A SHTF Survival Team For A Collapse?”

In a SHTF event, are you safer as part of a “survival team” or facing the aftermath of a disaster or collapse by

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WL 350 – 8 Survival Lessons From The “Soldiers Of The Future”

The military is always engaged in research and development, and I should know, because I was part of that with the 10th Mountain Division. Here are 8 tips inspired by the “soldiers of the future” that you can implement in your own survival plans right now!

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A Fast, Simple Test For Your “Mental Toughness” & Discipline

I’ve been talking with a buddy of mine, Mike Gillette, about mental toughness and discipline — and he gave me this fast, simple test to measure my current “toughness levels” and progress as I work on things.

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3 DUMB Myths About “Survival Caching”

Over and over again, I’ve seen the same dumb myths about “survival caching.” Here are the top 3 (and why you need to stop believing them).

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Bugout Response Killer Solved: An Evacuation Survival Gear Tip From Rick

I LOVE getting tips from our subscribers and this one from Rick D. covers a must-have piece of “survival gear” for your bugout

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Survival Q&A: “Should I Build A Bugout Bag Or Buy One?”

QUESTION: “Is it better to buy an already made bug-out bag, or is it better to build my own?” – Patrick F. Let’s

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WL 347 – Mob Defense: A RANT

In this week’s podcast, we do something just a little different, and dive headfirst into a rant that is sure to ruffle some feathers.

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Riot Survival Tips: 3 Ways To Establish Your Own “13 Hours” Escape Plan!

It’s one of the most infamous terrorist attacks in modern history – and there’s a LOT we can learn from it.

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Is “war” coming to your streets? I say. . .

I made a LOT of people angry this week when I sent an email about the upcoming riots… and now, I’m going to let you know just what ELSE to expect as the Derek Chauvin trial goes to the jury!

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My “Top 5” Best Bugout Guns

If you were literally forced out of your home due to a major disaster… wide-scale grid-down blackout… or other catastrophic event… which gun would you bring with you? I think you’ll be REALLY surprised at my number 1 pick…

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5 Best Survival Guns For Prepping Your SHTF Bug Out Bag

Forget all the Doomsday Prepper fantasy B.S. when it comes to bug-out guns. Walking around like you’re in the apocalyptic wasteland, adorned in

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WL 346 – Survival Driving (Pt. 3 Of 3): Escape & Evasion Driving Tactics

In our third in a three-part podcast series on survival driving, we cover some escape and evasion driving tactics worthy of James Bond himself.

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[Toolbox Tuesday] Do NOT Carry This Escape & Evasion Tool

This common escape & evasion tool is also the preferred tool of thieves who target cars, so carrying it could get you arrested. There’s a better alternative!

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Post-Pandemic Survival: “Weird” 2021 Items To Add To Your Bugout Bag

Your bugout bag is not a “one and done” survival kit. What was best for last year may not be what’s best for this year. In this week’s YouTube video, we cover some items you may want to add to your BOB post-pandemic.

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WL 345 – Survival Driving (Pt. 2 Of 3): 10 Tips To “James Bond” Your Car

In the second in our series on survival driving, we give you 10 tips to “James Bond” your car (including a “Home Depot” trick that is more dangerous than you might think). A must-listen as we head into this violent summer of protests!

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Bugout Bag Essentials – Combat Veteran’s 16 lb Ultralight Go-Bag Survival Gear List

I’m just going to say it… A lot of people are putting together their bugout bags ALL WRONG! Here’s my 16-pound ultralight list, based on my combat experience.

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Bugout Bag Essentials – Combat Veteran’s 16 lb Ultralight Go-Bag Survival Gear List

“Travel light, freeze at night” – That was our packing plan in the infantry. Same goes with your bugout bag for that SHTF

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WL 344 – Survival Driving (Pt. 1 of 3): 10 “Prep Steps” Vs. A Riot

I hate to say it, but my “spidey senses” are tingling as we head into summer and the trial for the police officer in the George Floyd case gets underway…

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Ammo Crisis 2021: 4 ways to stock up NOW

Well, here we go again. There’s yet ANOTHER ammo shortage to deal with… and I give you 4 tips you can act on RIGHT NOW to stock up without going broke.

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WL 343: 5 Stranger Than Fiction TEOTWAWKI Events

In this week’s podcast episode, I cover 5 “stranger than fiction” scenarios that really COULD end the human race. Don’t listen to this if you suffer from anxiety!

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WL 342 – Real-Life Stories For Why You Need Extra Ammo

Everybody says to carry extra ammo… except the people who don’t. In this week’s podcast, I have two very real stories that show why there’s more reason than ever to carry more, not less!

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Reader Feedback Request: “Should I Get The COVID Vaccine?”

Are YOU getting the COVID vaccine? Should I? I could use your help with this…

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WL 341 – Survival Caching – Myths & Mistakes

No, “survival caching” is NOT just for “doomsday preppers.” But I know many of you have probably never considered this as part of

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A warning if you EVER give to “veteran charities”. . .

If you ever give to veterans’ charities, I have to warn you – this is about as low as it gets.

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WL 340 – 5 Survival Scenarios – 5 Survival Guns

Different survival firearms are better for different survival scenarios. In this week’s podcast, Jeff looks at 5 different situations and the best guns for each of them.

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TACT Bivvy Survival Gear Review: 3 Ways This "Body Bag" Can Save Your Life!

A sleeping bag is the biggest waste of space in your BOB. Here’s a better option…

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Sniper Training For Survivalists: Why Every Prepper Needs Long Range Shooting Training

Sniper Training For Survivalists: Every prepper needs it, both for bugging out and for bugging in. Learn why you need a “sniper rifle” and the training to use it.

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WL 339 – Military Secrets For Extreme Cold Weather Survival

In this week’s podcast episode, I’ll run down some of the biggest takeaways from this winter’s terrible “Polar Vortex” event… including how what I learned in the military can help us all through extreme weather events.

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Survival Gear: Tiny Survival Gadget BEATS Much Larger Versions

This critical piece of survival gear doesn’t just beat much larger, more expensive versions that do the same thing… it does the job BETTER…

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