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During a midwestern tornado outbreak, I was posting a list on Facebook of the things we have in our tornado shelter, trying to help out some friends who are new to the area. One long-time resident replied that her basement/shelter is so full of clutter, there isn't even room to stand, so her method of "preparing" is to pray nothing happens! Eventually, my list of preparedness items inspired her kids to gather a few essentials -- "2 blankets, 2 water bottles, 2 flashlights, and "since we will be confined in a small space with mr farts-a-lot, a can of febreze air freshener!" "