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Crisis spurs spike in 'suburban survivalists'

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posted on May, 26 2009 @ 02:49 AM
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Crisis spurs spike in 'suburban survivalists'


news.yahoo.com

Emergency supply retailers and military surplus stores nationwide have seen business boom in the past few months as an increasing number of Americans spooked by the economy rush to stock up on gear that was once the domain of hardcore survivalists.

These people snapping up everything from water purification tablets to thermal blankets shatter the survivalist stereotype: they are mostly urban professionals with mortgages, SUVs, solid jobs and a twinge of embarrassment about their newfound hobby.
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posted on May, 26 2009 @ 02:49 AM
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It is not just us tin foil hatters anymore, it his hit main stream America. The current paranoia is spreading so fast, it seems inevitable that things are going to get worse before they get better.
People are not thinking we are nuts as much anymore as "conspiracies" come to life. Buy up while you can, while supplies last. See you on the other side.

news.yahoo.com
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[edit on 26-5-2009 by timewalker]



posted on May, 26 2009 @ 03:46 AM
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