Powering Your Doomstead On Apocalyptic Guinea Pigs. No Shit. Maybe Some Shit

I am Proud to announce my first ever guest post. Some of you have heard of her before. Thats right. I bring you MrsC5. She is why I am here in South America. Getting through a Nova Scotia winter without her would be intolerable. Professor of Sociology, Activist, Organic Farmer, Peak Oil Prepper, Poop Composter [...]

C5 SURVIVAL ADVICE From South America – Part 2 – SHARP and POINTY THINGS

With your host, Category5 I will make this one easier on my readers. Less reading. More pictures. It should be obvious why I am presenting this. There is nothing quite like a security feature that communicates to people “If you fall on these, it’s because you are depressed and decided to commit suicide”. Just a [...]

C5 Survival advice from South America – Part 1 – It Begins

With your host, Catagory5 “My biggest setback was being born white, male, middle class and a citizen of the U.S.. Those identities come with lots of unearned privilege, which tends to make people stupid. When one is born with unearned privilege there is an incentive to stay stupid about the nature of the system that [...]

Category5s New Post Hole

This is the excerpt for your very first post.