May 2, 2012 Posted by Daryl Johnson Doomsday Prepper

UNITED STATES, [US]—As we go about the business of our daily lives, more Americans than ever, it seems, are convinced that time is running out, that the end is near and it’s not going to be pretty. Yet, some still manage to see the glass as half-full. While the theories about what may happen are as diverse as preppers themselves, they are united by the common belief that the end of the world, at least as we know it, is near, possibly as soon as this year. They believe it could be the result of a natural disaster, economic collapse or a terrorist attack. Shane Connor owns and operates a radiation calibration lab. He also has the world’s largest stockpile of potassium iodide, which is ke  

May 2, 2012 Posted by Daryl Johnson Doomsday Prepper

UNITED STATES, [US]—Nearly one in seven people believe that the world will come to an end in their lifetime and one in 10 think the Mayan Calendar signifies that it could happen sometime this year, a new poll found. IPSOS Global Public Affairs conducted the poll on behalf of Reuters and surveyed 16,262 adults in 21 countries. Across those countries, the United States and Turkey rank the highest, with 22% believing the world will come to an end . They're followed closely behind by South Africa at 21% and Argentina, Mexico and Indonesia who all checked in at 19%. The Mayan calendar, which has spanned about 5,125 years, is set to end on December 21st. View More>>  

May 2, 2012 Posted by Daryl Johnson Doomsday Prepper

WICHITA, [KS]—A 65-year-old Army and Marine veteran from southeastern Kansas who was preparing for the end of the world will go to prison for possessing incendiary bombs. The U.S. Attorney's office says Alfred Dutton, of Eureka, was sentenced Monday to 21 months. He pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of unregistered destructive devices. Investigators reported finding five incendiary bombs last August in Dutton's rented storage unit. Dutton's lawyer gave U.S. District judge an excerpt of the National Geographic documentary "Doomsday Preppers" to show his client's state of mind at the time of his arrest. Dutton was making preparations for the collapse of the economy. Investigators said hi  

May 2, 2012 Posted by Daryl Johnson Chronology of Extremist Attacks/Plots

GILBERT, [AZ]—A well-known neo-Nazi opens fire on family members during a domestic dispute, killing four and eventually committing suicide, May 2, 2012. View More>>