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By The Dispatch On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
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Food Lion donates $3.1 million in COVID response

Food Lion announced today a $3.1 million donation, with the majority being earmarked to feed those who are in need right now and to help its neighbors who are significantly impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Nevada Gov Steve Sisolak bans chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine for COVID

Just as the FDA granted emergency approval for the use of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine to treat patients suffering from the Chinese Coronavirus, Nevada’s Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak’s (D.) moved More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Pandemic is poorly named and an even worse film

Stay at home orders and quarantines have popularized two things: online streaming and pandemic themed films, the best of which is Contagion. Another film, titled, Pandemic, is free with an Amazon Prime membership, More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, March 26th, 2020
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US Coronavirus death toll rises over 1000, doubling every 3 days

Economists and health care officials seem to be at odds over the Chinese Coronavirus pandemic, politicians are feuding over the massive $2 trillion stimulus and rescue bill as the death toll climbed over 1,000. Mixed More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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How to Select a Suitable Home Survival Kit

While most people hope that they will never find themselves in need of a survival kit, it is important to be prepared and to ensure you have something in place in case of emergencies, disasters, and catastrophes More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, March 21st, 2020
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Sky News Videos reveals Italy COVID-19 WAR ZONE in INSIDE HOSPITALS

The videos below are HARD to watch and proceed with caution. At the time of this writing Italy has reported over 47,000 cases, over 4,000 dead – growing EACH DAY. Get the latest data at https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/#countries You More...

By Guest Author On Saturday, March 21st, 2020
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A Guide to Buying Air Compressors Online

Deciding which compressor to buy can be quite a challenge, especially if you are not sure of what to look for. This is understandable since there are a wide variety of air compressors available in the market. Before More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 20th, 2020
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Iranian Ayatollah Sayed Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad reaches out to Vatican for Wuhan Coronavirus help

An Iranian Ayatollah, Sayed Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad, has written a letter to the Vatican appealing for assistance as the coronavirus spreads throughout his country. This is not the first time that Ayatollah Damad More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, March 20th, 2020
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Los Angeles County sees the biggest rise in coronavirus cases, adding 61 new positives

Los Angeles County public health officials today announced the region’s biggest single-day jump in confirmed cases of the coronavirus, adding sixty-one new cases, making it 101 in the past 48 hours and 292 overall, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 20th, 2020
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Wuhan Coronavirus cases soar in Pennsylvania, Gov Tom Wolf closes state to non-life-sustaining business

Gov. Tom Wolf has ordered all non-life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania to close their physical locations to slow the spread of the Wuhan Coronavirus. The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced a sudden More...

By Guest Author On Saturday, December 15th, 2018
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Failing to Prepare Is Preparing to Fail: 9 Major Calamities That Possibly Await Humankind in the near Future

Every year presents new tornadoes, earthquakes, hurricanes, and other calamities to the world. Although there are areas that are more affected than others, most people fear the possibility of these disasters occurring More...

By Guest Author On Monday, April 3rd, 2017
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9 Things You Should Do to Prepare for a Natural Disaster

Sure, it’s all the rage to come up with a zombie survival plan, but the likelihood of every having to put it into action is slim. Meanwhile, people in Tornado Alley or along a fault line face the very real possibility More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Nat Geo’s ‘Breakthrough’ kicks off with look at ebola, USAMRID and pandemic risks

Directed and narrated by Peter Berg, National Geographic’s new 6-part mini-series Breakthrough kicks off with The Future of Fighting Pandemics. Breakthrough explores humanity and the ability to innovate through More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
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Media Misconceptions: Why Preppers and Survivalists Are Getting a Bad Rap

The media these days loves a good smear campaign, and some people almost seem like they deserve it. Public perception of “survivalists” is generally negative, with most people believing that those who stockpile More...

By Robert On Monday, April 8th, 2013
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H7N9 avian influenza and novel coronavirus: Is there a pandemic potential?

With the recent emergence of two viruses not seen in human infections before, experts and the general public wonder, how serious could these infectious diseases be? Since April 2012, the novel (new) coronavirus More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, September 10th, 2011
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Jude Law talks ‘Sherlock Holmes 2’ ‘Contagion’ and blogging

In Contagion, the fast, frightening global pandemic drama opening today, Jude Law is an avid blogger, Internet truth teller who is raging post about Big Pharma and government conspiracies. Law previewed the role More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, September 10th, 2011
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Photos: Demetri Martin as Dr. David Eisenberg in ‘Contagion’

Yes, name that actor. I Spy, with my little eye, a small role for comedian Demetri Martin in “Contagion”        More...

By Mike Smith On Friday, September 9th, 2011
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‘Contagion’ film review

There’s a great scene in “Along Came Polly” where Ben Stiller discusses the danger of eating from a bowl of mixed nuts at a bar. It goes something like this: “Let’s say, conservatively, I don’t know, More...


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