• Archive for October, 2008

    New Hexayurt Project Blurb

    by  • October 7, 2008 • Hexayurt • 0 Comments

    Please post any feedback you have on the new blurb in the comments. Much appreciated, thank you. Download the PDF here. The Hexayurt Project in a nutshell. The Hexayurt is an extremely simple disaster relief shelter which is designed to replace tents in many applications. Its unique feature is that it can be mass produced [...]

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    Threats of martial law on bailout plan

    by  • October 4, 2008 • The Global Picture • 1 Comment

    Rep. Brad Sherman, D-California says that some representatives were told that if the bailout bill failed, there would be a catastrophic financial crisis followed by martial law. Things that make you go… hm… Ron Paul… “America is going bankrupt… We’re in the same position the soviets were… we can’t support the empire any more…”

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    The New Mandate: Tent Cities -> Hexayurt Cities

    by  • October 3, 2008 • Hexayurt • 2 Comments

    The Hexayurt can be made in plywood for $132 plus paint for a long-life, durable dwelling, or a rapid deployment unit using folding components can be made. There is no reason that we cannot provide acceptable housing to people unlucky enough to wind up in tent cities. These shelters can be cheaper than tents, for [...]

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    The End of Empire (Part 1 / 3)

    by  • October 2, 2008 • Personal • 4 Comments

    I want to do a little thinking about what the world will look like in a post-Imperial America scenario. Let me start by defining “Imperial.” Iraq and Afghanistan are occupied or protectorates or colonies depending on how you think about it. There’s no clearly defined exit timeline, nor is there a clear and absolute end [...]

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