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Where Will You Go if America Collapses?

31062bear Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 3:47 PM
I am not worried about having to move anywhere. This country will do just fine. I spent most of my life teaching primitive skills and earth skills. I can do everything from making my own arrowheads and arrows plus the bow, make friction fires. I am a very good hunter, I know what plants can be used for food and or medicine. I can build permanent and temporary shelters. And I have quite few friends who all do and have the same knowledge. Plus what I don't know they know and visa-versa. So if the U.S. gets blown or whatever back to the 1800s or hundreds of years earlier I am just fine with it.
George257 Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 3:57 PM
It would be like in 'The Day of the Triffids'. That's my favourite book. Fun to read it. Not much fun to live it.

A reader from New York has a follow-up question for me.

Referencing a “Question of the Week” from last month, in which I expressed guarded optimism that America could be saved, she wants to know what I would do if things go the wrong way.

In other words, what if things go really wrong and America suffers a Greek-style fiscal collapse? And imagine how bad that might be since there wouldn’t be an IMF or European Central Bank capable of providing bailouts to the United States.

Perhaps because of an irrational form of patriotism, I’m fairly certain that I...

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