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Flint Citizens Free to Sue Over Lead Crisis… Will It Do Any Good?

To sue or not to sue. That is the question. And the answer for many residents of Flint, Michigan is to sue. Actually, that’s been their wish all along. But now they can. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that...

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food , gear , survival

Truths and Myths About the Coronavirus

By now, everyone knows about the coronavirus. We know how bad it is in China. And how it’s spreading from one country to another. What we don’t know yet – and what we desperately want to know – is whether...

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A Healthy "State" of Mind

I’ve lived all over the world. But there’s no place like Colorado. I feel very fortunate to have grown up in such an incredible place. You see, it is the lifestyle and beauty that keep me coming back to this...

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Do you know what Navy SEALs eat?

I remember an old saying – "Garbage in; garbage out." This is so true. Put bad fuel in a sports car and it's going to run like crap. Put bad fuel in your body and you will see the same...

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gear , survival

How to Communicate WITHOUT a Cellphone in a Crisis?

Have you ever reached for your cellphone in a pocket or purse, only to find you left it at home? Or maybe you are home but can’t find your cellphone. It’s a frustrating feeling. We’ve grown so accustomed to our...

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food , gear , power , survival

Could You Pass NASA’s Astronaut Survival Training?

If you grew up in the Sixties, you might have dreamed about becoming an astronaut some day. Lots of kids did back then. The Space Race provided plenty of excitement for folks during that decade. John Glenn, Gus Grissom, Scott...

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Coronavirus Sparks Worldwide Price-Gouging

[Update from the warehouse: Demand is high for Survival Food due to the global Coronavirus crisis. But as of today, 4Patriots food kits are still available and ready to mail.]​    We knew it would happen. It follows every crisis. There...

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Meet the Men Behind the Heroes' Heritage Flag – Exclusively Available this Presidents' Day

Dave deployed 4 times to the Middle East. Bravely serving in Kuwait, Iraq and Qatar. And when he returned home to Arizona, he served on the frontlines. Working for the department of Homeland Security in defense of our borders... to...

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[Video] Solid-wood collectible flags made by brave American Veterans

Have you ever wondered how an American flag is made? You know - one of those sturdy, wooden collectibles that look aged to perfection? Well now you don't have to... drumroll please... because in honor of Presidents' Day we filmed...

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