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6 Common Misconceptions About Prepping that Mislead Many
Prepping is one of the top 10 undertakings that is grossly misconceived. Dare I say top 5. From the outside looking in and from the inside looking further in. The movement was adopted and defiled by the Doomsday Preppers show where contestants shared many of the common fears as other preppers but were such fringe creatures that they created a terrifying idea of what it meant to be a prepper. I knew we were in trouble when the symbol for prepper became the gas mask.
I always likened preppers more to some sort of animal that is hypersensitive to the world and takes precautions. A squirrel who is stowing away nuts is one of the better representations I have seen. This article offers 6 misconceptions that any old prepper can appreciate and any new prepper can learn from.