Jan 16, 2015

Fantastic Friday - How To Prepare Your Car To Handle An EMP And Why You Shouldn’t Bother

Every Friday I will be sharing a post that I came across on my journey's for the week.
One's that impress me with  information, ideas, or just a great read. 
(This will not replace my Thank you page of links to people that have shared one of my posts. )

This weeks is going to be one by 

 How To Prepare Your Car To Handle An EMP And Why You Shouldn’t Bother

Last week, we were sent this Craigslist ad where someone was trying to sell their old, sitting for “several years,” farm use-plated, Diesel Jetta by pitching it as an “EMP Proof” vehicle. First of all, a farm use Jetta? Did the pigs use it to commute to their day jobs telemarketing?
EMP stands for “electromagnetic pulse,” and it’s essentially a big burst of electromagnetic radiation, which we know as electricity, magnetic fields, radio waves, WiFi, and all manner of other pulses and waves and whatnot. The British called this same phenomenon “radioflash,” which sounds way cooler.
It’s a commonly used device in sci-fi, including the upcoming show Revolution, which features an EMP-like device shutting off all the world’s electronic devices.
Can it really happen? How can you prepare your car? Should you even bother?

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 Song for this post is going to be one of my favorite car songs Lowrider -War

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