America's coming collapse: Survival Guide admist Chaos Here's what I suggest for people to have in the event of a total economic collapse and food/gas crisis in America: 1. One good backpack 2. Flashlights (at least 2) 3. Hiking boots 4. Jeans 5. a Compass 6. a Buck knife w/flint stick 6a. a flint stick 7. some sort of seeds (fruit tree, apple, etc.. 8. printout of what types of plants are good to eat in the wild. and which ones are pooisonous. 9. First aid kit. 10. And the will to leave all your material things behind. *11. - and a Bible for you believers.