April 3, 2013 — One of the greater mysteries of the “prepper” movement is “Why?” After all, on the surface things are not terribly bad, despite my sometimes acidic remarks about markets. As the car and truck report showed Tuesday, things aren’t all that bad. Unfortunately, in many ways they are – and will likely continue so for the foreseeable future. So this morning’s focus report will be on developments on (and about) the Korean peninsula. Before we get into developments and the personal contingency planning, however, a review of other headlines and plenty of coffee is in order.