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0846

July 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

At 0846 Tuesday September 11th, the United States took a hit on the north tower of the World Trade Center. At 0903 a second passenger airliner slammed into the south tower. [...]

The Dash

July 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

The word dash has many different meanings. It can mean to run, or travel somewhere in a hurry. It also means a small quantity of a substance or even to ruin or frustrate. The [...]

What Percent are You?

May 8, 2016 // 4 Comments

Note: The bulk of this post deals with fire department EMS, so if you are not in a department that does fire department EMS, you may find it uninformative. Those of you that [...]

My Dad’s A Paramedic

January 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tomorrow morning, January 5th 2016, a born and raised Texan Paramedic will retire from EMS. Becoming a part-time or speciality paramedic might be in his future, but for now, [...]

My Black Helmet

September 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

As a young child in a small town, I grew up as the son of a paramedic, the grandson of a firefighter, and the great-grandson of a large town career fireman. I was raised [...]

Perceived Status

September 10, 2015 // 2 Comments

                                 How many times have you seen a T-shirt or patch from the FDNY, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, [...]

Quit Your Cryin’

August 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Push me. Motivate me. Make my brain work. Quit bitching. No more whining. SHUT UP! I read a LOT of fire service related articles. I try to put myself in front of at least of [...]