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Doomsday Preppers

People stockpile food, water, weapons and whatever else may be necessary for life after doomsday. 

Michael Izquierdo (Narrator), Matt Sharp (Executive Producer), Kathleen Cromley (Executive Producer), Alan Madison (Writer)

05:00 AM
"Take Our Country Back"  Curt and his family have designed a fortress deep in Oregon's back country in the event of an economic collapse.  (Repeat) NGC
05:00 AM
"Bad Times All the Time"  A former law-enforcement officer prepares for a global economic crisis; a man worries about a New Madrid earthquake; a man believes that World War III is imminent.  (Repeat) NGC
Doomsday Preppers

``It's the end of the world as we know it (and I feel fine),'' sang R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe, and it's a proclamation that must resonate with the people profiled in this series. That's because they are all preparing for doomsday, whether it's caused by a natural disaster, a financial collapse or a nuclear winter, and their plan is to outlast and outlive any apocalyptic scenario. The series goes inside America's ``prepping'' subculture and introduces otherwise ordinary folks who are stockpiling food, water, weapons and whatever else they think is necessary in the event basic services should falter and society turns chaotic and violent. Also, each prepper's plan is reviewed by the consulting firm Practical Preppers, which analyzes its potential effectiveness in case the prepper's worst fears become reality.

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Michael Izquierdo

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.