The price of survival

As a followup to my prior piece:

12 cans of Dinty Moore Beef Stew (540 calories/can): $23.88
10 gallons store-brand springwater: $5.50
5 cheap Dollar Store flashlights: $5.00
5 4-packs of batteries for flashlights: $5.00
Cheap AM/FM Radio from Dollar Store: $5.00
5 4-packs of batteries for radio from Dollar Store: $5.00
Manual can opener from Dollar Store: $1.00

All prices from Hannaford Markets and Family Dollar.

Total expenditure for survival kit: $50.38

Surviving disaster despite best advice of Kos, Atrios, and the rest: Priceless

Spreading the lies of terrorists
New Orleans Mayor Blast Governor's Delays, "More People Died"

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