Monthly Archives: May 2011

Rise of the MAD Flu: DAY 10 | 2:45am

Shadows pass across the barely lit sidewalks and garage alleyways. The undead yearn for the living with moans that echo between the buildings. The stench rises with the moisture of the air as the rain washes away bits of rotting flesh from the source of that miserable sound. I can’t be sure if these are stragglers that somehow managed to slip in through the gate as residents attempted to escape, only having been met with flooded streets, or if our gates were even intact at all any more. Despite being a couple buildings down from overlooking the entrance to our community, [...]

The AK-47: A Brief History & Evolution of the AK Variants

The AK-47, arguably the most iconic assault rifle, with it's distinctive curve of the Kalashnikov magazine, made its first appearance as far back as World War II. In fact, the 47 in it's name indicates the year of it's invention. The A stands for the Russian avtomat or automatic, and the K represents the last name of the inventor; Lieutenant General Mikhail Kalashnikov (Kalishnikov was only 22 years old when he and his team invented the AK-47). For decades, the AK-47 has played a role in history. Officially accepted by the Soviet Armed Forces and used by the majority of the [...]

By | 2017-10-09T11:29:12+00:00 May 29th, 2011|AK47: History & Evolution, Long Range Weapons|5 Comments

Rise of the MAD Flu: DAY 9 | 7:42pm

We now have a destination; Sandpoint, Idaho. It was not two years ago that we were planning for a trip to Sandpoint. At that time my mom and her husband, Lee, were talking to an architect up there about building on a piece of land they had bought. The plan was to have their house built in to the landscape, into the side of a hill. The architect they were talking to, Lyle Barber, had studied under Frank Lloyd Wright in another lifetime, but still had an undying passion for the design process. These travel plans are going to be different, [...]

CDC Recommends To Prepare For Zombies

Yes, even the CDC is recommending to prepare for zombies in this article Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse There are all kinds of emergencies out there that we can prepare for. Take a zombie apocalypse for example. That’s right, I said z-o-m-b-i-e a-p-o-c-a-l-y-p-s-e. You may laugh now, but when it happens you’ll be happy you read this, and hey, maybe you’ll even learn a thing or two about how to prepare for a real emergency. A Brief History of Zombies We’ve all seen at least one movie about flesh-eating zombies taking over (my personal favorite is Resident EvilExternal Web Site Icon.), but [...]

By | 2011-05-18T15:55:47+00:00 May 18th, 2011|Zombie News and Events|4 Comments