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Am I going crazy/Strange Concerns... (Prepping)

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[quote name='Kurb' timestamp='1354736979' post='2032660']
Ehhhh not exactly.
[url="http://sciblogs.co.nz/a-measure-of-science/2011/03/16/how-to-shut-down-a-nuclear-reactor/"]http://sciblogs.co.n...uclear-reactor/[/url]
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What do you mean not exactly? If plants aren't supervised and they lose power and back up generator power, which they will in the event of societal and infrastructure meltdown - then yes, they will blow the fug up.

Edit: the power is needed to supply the coolant obviously, in case I wasn't clear.

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[quote name='nc_biscuit' timestamp='1354737137' post='2032667']

Yeah, I guess... in other words, shitty map making.

Would have been much better to color code multi-reactors vs single reactors.
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Indeed.

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[quote name='Floppin' timestamp='1354737328' post='2032672']
Indeed.
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'tis why I make the big bucks. Colorful maps. :)

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http://beprepared.com/

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[quote name='nc_biscuit' timestamp='1354737365' post='2032674']

'tis why I make the big bucks. Colorful maps. :)
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Need anyone to man the phones or apprentice?

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If the poo hits the fan, I'm just warning you guys now.

I'm going to fug all of your wives.

It's nothing personal, it's just the survival instinct taking over. I apologize in advance.
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[quote name='Floppin' timestamp='1354737451' post='2032677']

Need anyone to man the phones or apprentice?
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I wish... we've barely had enough work for the 3 of us to do the last two months...


[quote name='Jase' timestamp='1354737531' post='2032681']
If the poo hits the fan, I'm just warning you guys now.

I'm going to fug all of your wives.

It's just the survival instinct taking over. I apologize in advance.
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Jase = The Governor.

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[quote name='Floppin' timestamp='1354737220' post='2032671']
What do you mean not exactly? If plants aren't supervised and they lose power and back up generator power, which they will in the event of societal and infrastructure meltdown - then yes, they will blow the fug up.

Edit: the power is needed to supply the coolant obviously, in case I wasn't clear.
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EMP/SolarFlare wise, yeah its a fugin mess.
I just don't see this as a huge issue.

Especially were I will eventually be.

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[quote name='Kurb' timestamp='1354737090' post='2032665']


I no has Kindle.
Fail!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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[quote name='Mrs Pantherfan' timestamp='1354737867' post='2032697']
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i actually have a print copy...I'm special

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[quote name='Mrs Pantherfan' timestamp='1354737909' post='2032699']
i actually have a print copy...I'm special
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Give to meh!

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i actually anticipate the biggest problem in a breakdown of social order would be the method by which food is domesticated. there relatively few farms in the US and they make up for size by industrial production. a breakdown in social order would mean these processing plants ceasing entirely, disrupting the flow of food at a rate much quicker than, say, fifty years ago (and of course imports would cease as well.)

if things really got ugly, having two weeks of food wouldn't do you a damn bit of good. your best bet is to start practicing horticulture.

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