There is no more fundamental need than a steady supply of water. Without it, our bodies cannot survive more than a few days. Yet when natural disasters or other emergencies take place, municipal water is often one of the first victims. And large-scale terrorism is likely to target water distribution as a key element of […]
TV and Movie
Katzcradul Returns with: Producers of BACK TO EDEN and PAUL GAUTSCHI! Host: “Katzcradul” Katzcradul is back! You’ll remember Katz, formerly of The Homestead Honey Hour. She’s returning for a very special interview on American Preppers Radio. Former guests on The Homestead Honey Hour, Dana Richardson & Sarah Zentz, producers of the award winning documentary Back […]
The events of this 1996 movie take place in a Los Angeles suburb, but these events could have taken place in any suburb. This movie is a 95 minute teaching tool that depicts an extended power blackout and the consequences that can befall those who are unprepared for and affected by such a power and […]
Last week on NatGeo’s “Doomsday Preppers” episode titled “We are the Marauders” a gentleman by the name of Tyler Smith was featured. Part of Tyler’s claimed strategy for surviving what he expects to be the upcoming collapse of society is forming a gang of doomsday “marauders.” While many in the preparedness community are questioning […]
What “American Blackout” says about preppers and society. Written by Stephanie Dayle On October 27th 2013 the National Geographic Channel debuted their new TV movie American Blackout. The setting of the show is American society following a cyber attack induced massive cascading power failure that starts on the east coast and sweeps across the nation to […]
by Anvil Prime This is the kind of movie that you’ll probably enjoy or hate for the shear mention of zombies. However, with the saying that life imitates fiction, World War Z did have some really practical lessons for preparedness and survival. Just substitute zombie for hurricane, tsunami, wide-spread H1N1, financial meltdown, or whatever you […]
By Stephanie Dayle It’s Back! Late in realizing the hit on their hands the Discovery Channel rolled out the third season of “Alaska The Last Frontier“ Sunday night following a very broken up but well rated season two. The mid-season hiatus was so long, in fact, that when DSC came back with only four new […]
The Great Prepper Movie List! All of your favorite survival, end of the world, post apocalyptic films, and TV shows in ONE place. Categorized to help you pick your preference according to the types of show you want to see and their ratings. Complete with links!
American Prepper’s Network own co-owner Hugh Vail and APN’s Mike Porrenta share their theories, practices and priorities related to the threat of apocalypse on a History Channel special that aired in 2012 prior to the much discussed Mayan apocalypse date called 2012: Countdown To Armageddon. Hugh and Mike share their thoughts on the upcoming events […]
The new Season of Doomsday Preppers is starting. Here are our thoughts on it.
The consequence of Doomsday Preppers is a negative viewpoint being presented and built of our community. And WE are letting them do it – for a literal 15 minutes of fame.
It has been an interesting 48 hours for all of us who were in Meet the Preppers, namely my family, watching the responses has been educational and enlightening – and frustrating and unsettling. Phil Burns Intro But let’s start with an introduction – I’m Phil Burns, the father of 8 on Meet the Preppers. I’m […]
Update. This is an old article – there is a follow up article available with links to episodes click here to see it! Phil Burns of the APN and his family star in the new series on Animal Planet tonight: Phil contemplates whether it is safer to buy his daughter a cell phone or a […]