Episode-131- TSP Rewind – The Twelve Planks of Modern Survivalism – 8 Years Later

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Summary: Today is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally Episode-1812- The Twelve Planks of Modern Survivalism – 8 Years Later and was originally published on June 21st, 2016. The following are the original show notes from that episode.. In 2008 when I founded TSP I wanted to be able to hang my hat on something truly original, rather than be another also ran. The goal was to build an audience not to siphon it from the markets of others. I thought about my personal philosophy and drilled it down to 12 tenets. These tenets have driven the podcast and our topics now for eight years. (as I publish this rewind it is now almost 12) Some of these tenets were common to prepping and some were far more universal, the most universal being tenet one, “Everything you do to “prepare” for emergencies, disasters or economic turmoil should be blended into your life in a way that improves your life even if nothing disastrous ever occurs.” It was upon this foundation that 8 years and one day ago I started The Survival Podcast. Rather than discuss any differences in how I perceive the 12 tenets today, instead I will simply present them with no notes or plans, off the cuff and let you decide if they have evolved, changed or remained mostly constant over 8 years. Join Me Today to Discuss… Prepare for Everything Including Nothing Going Wrong Debt Is Cancer Kill It Grow and Produce Some of Your Own Food Tax Is Theft Pay Only What You Must Stored Food is a Safe Investment Understand Disaster Probability and Commonality Green Energy Is For Independence Not Saving Polar Bears Own Land and Make It Produce Utilize Pragmatic Preparations Have a Means of Defense Have Full Documentation for Any Disaster Need Develop Your Own Plan   Resources for today’s show… Join the Members Brigade The Year 1812 Join Our Forum Walking To Freedom TSP Gear AgriTrue.com TspAz.com – Support TSP When You Shop on Amazon Episode One of TSP Vote For July’s Tuesday Shows Ride Like the Wind – Christopher Cross   Remember to comment, chime in and tell us your thoughts, this podcast is one man’s opinion, not a lecture or sermon. Also please enter our listener appreciation contest and help spread the word about our show. Also remember you can call in your questions and comments to 866-65-THINK (866-658-4465) and you might hear yourself on the air. Also remember we have an expert council that can answer you questions. If you have a question send it to jack at thesurvivalpodcast.com with TSPC Epert in the subject line. Ask your question in one to two sentences so it is clear then provide any additional details. Make sure to tell me what council member the question is for. You Meet the Expert Council at this Link. Join the MSB Today Want Every Episode of TSP Ever Produced? Remember in addition to discounts to over 40 vendors who supply stuff you are likely buying anyway, tons of free ebooks and video content, MSB Members also get every edition of The Survival Podcast ever produced in convenient zip files in blocks of 24. More info on the MSB can be found here.