Billy Club wrote:
If McCandless would have lived, he would have been arrested and charged by the IRS.
There is no living off of the grid. You will be found, arrested and prosecuted. I find it discouraging to think about, so I don't think about it much.
Interesting read for anyone who ever fantasizes about it: http://www.gq.com/story/the-last-true-hermit
A thief was arrested in ME how is that discouraging to going off grid?