The Daily Dose: Gas Masks and Investing

The most fascinating aspects of this holiday tinged week are the live reports I am receiving from a news friend stationed in Israel. On Tuesday, it was the sharing of being trapped in a line to score one of those alien-looking, but life-saving, gas masks. Since I was born in the U.S., and have basically traveled nowhere (hey, gotta study markets and hit up execs on the telli!) gas mask shopping is something I have never had to experience, and definitely not on a Tuesday evening.

Then, on Wednesday, said individual informed me they were trying to locate the nearest bomb shelter for their building was ill-equipped. For future reference, to survive a gas attack, apparently your underground bomb shelter has to be three feet or more below the bottom level of the building. Oh, and in Israel, when the sirens go off that an attack is imminent you have approximately 15 seconds to find shelter...or else. Umm yeah, just relaying the news....434 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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