Common Survivalist Prepper Online Lingo Acronyms

B.O.B. – Bug Out Bag  

A large backpack with enough gear and food supplies to last at least three days.

SHTF – Shit Hits The Fan

The point when all hell has broken loose and there is no saving or immediate return to a state of normality. Localized terror attacks and other man made disasters as well as natural disasters that affect a local area or region but have limited repercussions worldwide.

TEOTWAWKI – The End Of The World As We Know It

Doomsday. The end of all. Either a nuclear disaster, planetary or solar disaster or a worldwide pandemic.

TANSTAAFL – There Aint No Such Thing As A Free Lunch

It is what it is.

EDC – Every Day Carry

A small back or pack that you carry with you every single day, and for the most part everywhere you go.