12 cheap ways to save your life

These things don't cost much, and could keep you from an early death. Here are a dozen small investments in your life that could pay off big-time.

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Jul 12, 2013 6:58PM
Jul 12, 2013 5:12PM
The article forgot one of the MOST important devise to save your life:

A used Smith & Wesson revolver $20
Jul 12, 2013 7:42PM
Best advice ever..............always wear a condom !
Jul 12, 2013 7:01PM

There once was a cautious man Who never danced or played,

He never smoked, he never drank, he never kissed a maid.

And when he passed away one day insurance was denied,

for since they claim he never lived,

they say he never died...

The rest of the article makes sense.... 


Jul 12, 2013 6:20PM

Don't take a shower - you might fall.

Don't drive-------------- you might have a wreck.

Don't eat-----------------you might choke.

Don't blah, blah, blah.........don't live ?  If you are too stupid to have a working smoke detector and a few other basic things, and you go around water not knowing how to swim.....etc. then maybe the gene pool needs to be thinned anyway. 

Jul 12, 2013 10:40PM

To those of you who advise people to buy guns for safety:

If you buy a gun, please consider a gun safety course by the NRA or your local gun club.


Because in an article in Stars & Stripe a few years ago, the U.S.Army said that the NRA had the BEST gun safety course in the entire country. Some boot camps would even bring in the NRA to train their soldiers in gun safety.

In case you were wondering, when they were comparing gun safety classes, they included themselves.

Jul 12, 2013 5:27PM
I have seen some of the suggestions work. Why wouldn't you want to have a smoke alarm. I think some people read MSN articles so they can put them down. Oh well, gives a person something to do. 
Jul 12, 2013 7:21PM
You forgot to mention a gun. You'll need it to defend yourself, unless you have a real understanding attacker who will wait until the cops arrive before they start raping and killing your family.
Jul 12, 2013 8:35PM
They said can opener twice. How about a AR-15 and 10000 rounds of ammo?
Jul 13, 2013 2:11AM
And: stay out of  or get out of TOXIC relationships!
Jul 12, 2013 7:08PM
you forgot to mention a GUN & BULLETS ,LOTS OF BULLETS they will come in handy if needed to save your life or the life of someone else
Jul 12, 2013 7:16PM
Jul 12, 2013 10:45PM
Way #13 
Give Your Life To Christ.

He will definitely save you!
Jul 13, 2013 1:51AM

Learn how to properly drive (spend the $500 and enroll in a performance driving course) and put your cell phone away when you are behind the wheel.  A hands free Bluetooth or other items aren't as effective as you may think because your brain is still distracted by the conservation and not paying attention to the road.


Shut up and drive or pull over and chat.  

Jul 29, 2013 1:55PM
"A whistle to signal for help"...

Maybe a gun to provide your own help?  Nah, guns are bad.  Obama told me so.

Jul 12, 2013 6:10PM
won't read articles if I have to scroll through pages.  fumsn
Jul 12, 2013 9:36PM

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Jul 12, 2013 7:57PM
Can't even find article beyond the title. Even clicked on arrows. Why entice only to aggravate? Very poorly set up page.
Jul 12, 2013 7:02PM
In item #6, I want to know how "melting water with a candle" will help
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