posted on Oct, 1 2008 @ 12:51 PM
I have to wonder sometimes about the timing of everything. I don't mean the collapse / troops coming home etc as separate instances but the
The collapse, in my opinion, is the market predicting something quite large. What if the bailouts are more like a payout before there is no physical
The markets I've been playing in for the past 5 years have collapsed long before this. The funny thing is that the volume of purchases in the
resource stocks now are out to lunch. I'm down a good 73% from the highs, but breaking even in a time when the stocks I hold should be 1000+% out of
necessity and a rush for bullion etc. It all makes no sense.
If I put 2 & 2 together I get 3. The markets are predicting something alright.
Scary times for sure. But the troops deployed home are very good people with the best intentions and I think they are expecting unrest of the sort we
can't yet understand or see right now. There could very well be a segment of society that will uprise, riot and hurt a lot of innocent people. I
really do believe this. Once the craziness begins I think it will all seem clear who the perceived threat is. Think LA riots multiplied by 10 or so.
All of the more oppressed segments will have nothing to lose. Especially the unprepared.
When the SHTF, lay low and fortify. Be prepared for a good month or so locked up in your own little pieces of calm. You should develop a "buddy
plan" and not reside alone for a while when the SHTF. I think we will all wish the military was in our neighborhood when the mobs are out. Seriously,
I do think there's an element of truth and need to all of this. With beans, noodles and water don't forget items you can use in your defense. Though
I don't think residential areas are going to be the victim in all of this. Better safe than sorry I guess.