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What Would I Do to Survive Riots

What Would I Do to Survive Riots

There have been a number of deadly riots in history. The Draft Riots of 1863 with an estimated 120 people dead, the 1906 Atlanta race riot with an unofficial death toll of 100, and the Tulsa riot of 1921 in which about 300 people died after a white mob attacked an...

What Would I Do To Survive Gunshot Wounds

What Would I Do To Survive Gunshot Wounds

On June 3, 1968, Andy Warhol managed to survive gunshot wounds, three in fact, after radical feminist and SCUM Manifesto writer Valerie Solanas tried to kill him and two others. Doctors performed open heart surgery on the leading pop art figure to save his life. He...

What Would I Do To Survive A Heat Wave

What Would I Do To Survive A Heat Wave

Gentleman Pirate Club is all about helping the common folks prepare for disasters and emergencies. We’ve talked about what to do during an earthquake. We discussed what to do when hurricane strikes. We even taught you what to do when you’re stranded in a deserted...

What Would I Do To Get Through Recession

What Would I Do To Get Through Recession

One day you’re sipping a tall order of Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks, the next you can’t even afford to boil water to make a cup of cheap instant coffee at home. When recession hits, it hits hard. Don’t wait for an economic disaster to happen before you make the...

What Would I Do If There’s A Burglar In My Home

What Would I Do If There’s A Burglar In My Home

I’m alone in the house and in my room watching the new season of Stranger Things when suddenly, there’s a sound from downstairs. Was that just the wind? Am I just imagining things? Or is there a burglar in my home? There are lots of scenarios going through my mind at...

What Would I Do If I Was Lost In The Jungle

What Would I Do If I Was Lost In The Jungle

Tarzan is perhaps the most popular fictional figure that was lost in the jungle. Fortunately for him, he was raised by animals and managed to thrive in the jungle. In real life, you have the not-so-fortunate tales of William Charles Mildin, Yossi Ghinsberg , and Percy...

What Would I Do To Be A Mentally Fit Father

What Would I Do To Be A Mentally Fit Father

Men, fathers in particular, have long been seen as this strong unmovable presence that can never and should never break down, especially in front of their children. If you do, you’re considered a weakling. That puts too much pressure on you to be a mentally fit...

What Would I Do To Survive Military Invasions

What Would I Do To Survive Military Invasions

Seventy-five years ago, one of the most important military invasions in history happened. On June 6, 1944, the Allied Forces launched what would be the largest amphibious military invasion in history. The success of the operation led to the defeat of Adolf Hitler and...

What Would I Do If Was In A Plane Crash

What Would I Do If Was In A Plane Crash

You’ve probably heard of Mr. Play It Safe, the man who was afraid to fly? When he finally took his first ever flight, his plane crashed. While you can argue all day whether this is ironic or not, it’s better to think about what you can do to survive a plane crash. As...