Saturday, November 22, 2014
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Oil. Some of the everyday uses are obvious. We use oil as fuel for heating and transportation, we make plastics and textiles from oil, and many common medications such as A.S.A. are also made from petroleum. The dependency on oil by modern society is likely understood only to a small degree by many of us. Sure, we all "think" we know how dependent we are on the black gold, but most of us likely underestimate it.
Posted by The Prepared Canadian at 4:00 AM
Monday, November 17, 2014
This Week On Movie Monday
Perfect Disaster, Ice Storm
Well, watching the first real snow fall of the year outside my window, I got a bit nostalgic and thought of the event that caught me so off guard, that I vowed never to be vulnerable again...and my prepping journey began.
Discover Chanel documents the ice storm that hit eastern Canada in January of 1998. Hundreds of thousands of people were left without power, many for days or weeks as several inches of freezing rain covered trees and toppled power transmission lines.
These films are presented as an exception to the copyright act as fair dealing for the purpose of research, private study, education, parody or satire. See bill c-42 article 29.
Posted by The Prepared Canadian at 5:00 PM