-The Best Defense, with Michael Bane.
Sponsored by Midway USA.
Excerpt:July 1, 2009:
Episode 1: Welcome to SURVIVAL!
From Disaster City, the premiere training facility for first responders dealing with community wide disasters, Michael Bane introduces us to our new series The Best Defense: SURVIVAL!
We meet Bob McKee, the director of the 52 acre Disaster City training facility. Bob gives us important information about his facility and, more importantly, some general guidelines for your safety during any disaster.
Rob Pincus and Mike Janich return as co-hosts, and introduce us to the SURVIVAL gun range: a 300 square yard disaster area made for firearm training in unique situations. Rob and Mike give us a review of the firearms we will cover during this special ten week series.
Finally, we go through what is referred to as the Survival Mindset; how you need to start changing the way you think and consider what you would do if the unthinkable were to happen.
Episode 2: Dirty Bombs and Terrorism
Episode 3: Wildfires and Urban Fires
Episode 4: Pandemic Event
Episode 5: Hurricanes and Tornados
Episode 6: Riots and Urban Unrest
Episode 7: Earthquakes
Episode 8: Nuclear Event
Episode 9: Economic Collapse
Episode 10: Chemical Spill and Hazardous Materials
Intro:The Best Defense: Survival!, hosted by Michael Bane, is an exciting new show that features defense methods and survival techniques to help men and women be able to quickly analyze, respond and react accordingly to some of the most dangerous and unimaginable situations ever encountered. Terrorism, natural disasters and emergencies of all types are featured.
As a companion show to the hit program The Best Defense, the survival edition of the series travels the United States visiting military and civilian training centers to educate the viewer through life-threatening scenarios.
How would you survive a building collapse?
What's the first thing you do if your car is sinking in a lake?
Host Michael Bane is a gun writer and veteran competitor who is recognized as one of the most knowledgeable people in the firearms field. He is the creator of the acclaimed NSSF Media Education Program and has authored numerous books covering both practical shooting & self-defense