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by Eddo36
Sun Jan 27, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Civilian Destroyed After Eating MREs For 21 Days
Replies: 13
Views: 9736

Re: Civilian Destroyed After Eating MREs For 21 Days

The thing with the MREs is they are made for people that are going to be doing more exercise, sweating more, burning through more fat than the average person, this is why it's normal for a daily ration to be 3500 kcal, but a regular person is expected to live with 1000kcal less... Well it says he w...
by Eddo36
Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Civilian Destroyed After Eating MREs For 21 Days
Replies: 13
Views: 9736

Civilian Destroyed After Eating MREs For 21 Days

https://taskandpurpose.com/civilian-destroyed-eating-mres-21-days In January 2016, the Army put out a call for 18 to 62 year-old people to risk the health of their insides by participating in a study to test what 21 days worth of Meals-Ready-to-Eat would do to the human body. It’s unclear whether or...
by Eddo36
Sat Dec 29, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Why do you eat?
Replies: 22
Views: 10493

Re: Why do you eat?

Energy for going to gym and doing labor at work. Also balanced nutrition in case I'm lacking in a nutrient in my other meals of the day.
by Eddo36
Sat Dec 29, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: S.O.S. Emergency Ration
Replies: 3
Views: 2468

Re: S.O.S. Emergency Ration

Those are like butter cookies I think.
by Eddo36
Thu May 03, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: How to Field Strip an MRE in 12 Easy Steps
Replies: 4
Views: 7769

How to Field Strip an MRE in 12 Easy Steps

https://www.itstactical.com/survival/how-to-field-strip-an-mre-in-12-easy-steps/ https://www.itstactical.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/2009-08-20-at-22-16-03.jpg Field stripping an MRE (Meal Ready to Eat) is a common technique used by soldiers to reduce the weight and bulk of the standard U.S. Issu...
by Eddo36
Thu May 03, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: The 9 Foods That ISIS Fighters Eat
Replies: 11
Views: 8085

Re: The 9 Foods That ISIS Fighters Eat

I went searching for any corroborating information. Actually I was searching specifically for "sharabit" since I had no idea what it was, and I stumbled across this article posted almost two years ago. http://www.globalo.com/9-foods-isis-eats/ For those wary of clicking on dubious links, here is th...
by Eddo36
Sat Apr 28, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Nutritional review of Russian IRP?
Replies: 4
Views: 2664

Re: Nutritional review of Russian IRP?

Meh. Different climate, different nutritional needs. All that red meat and fat works as an insulator, as well as a source of energy. The rations that load up on sugar rely on a constant intake of yet more sugar, resulting in either an alert soldier, or one going through withdrawal. It’s why I only ...
by Eddo36
Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: The 9 Foods That ISIS Fighters Eat
Replies: 11
Views: 8085

The 9 Foods That ISIS Fighters Eat

Yeah I know they're scum of the scum, but with politics aside, the link shows what terrorists eat.
by Eddo36
Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Nutritional review of Russian IRP?
Replies: 4
Views: 2664

Nutritional review of Russian IRP?

I do love the taste of the IRP. However, judging by the greasiness of the contents in the IRP, they seem to be major artery blockers. What do you guys think?
by Eddo36
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: North Korean Ration?
Replies: 71
Views: 38286

Re: North Korean Ration?

That NK defector was found with worms inside his body due to what he ate there, so you should make sure the food from there is safe before you eat it.