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Judge Not….

I’ve done it and you’ve done it. It is going to happen again and it’s going to happen soon. With every line of duty death the Monday morning quarterbacks come out and tell us all what they should have or should not have done. We preach and teach to learn from these tragedies by understanding […]

Top Ten Lists for Firefighters

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Ten Famous Arsonists This is new site that was sent to me by a reader, Monte Stonewall.  It is a site that is unique in that it provides top ten lists for the fire service.  It really is some interesting stuff.  The website is Fire Sciences Colleges. I will be posting additional lists from this […]

Special Tribute to FDNY and All Firefighters

In addition to remembering our fallen troops, I thought it would be fitting to add a special post to remember our fallen Brothers and Sisters in the fire service.

Firefighter Basics Blog Site

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Here is blog site that is worth checking out. It is called Firefighter Basics and is ran by Marques Bush. I had the pleasure of spending some time with Marques at FDIC 2010 and he is a true friend and great ambassador of the fire service

Cuts Could Jeopardize Fire Programs in Arizona

How far are states willing to go to get their budgets in line. The fire service is in the line of fire and we need to take a stand.

Firefighter Nutcracker

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I know Christmas is today, but, for those of you that do your  shopping for next year the day after Christmas, check this out for you fire buffs.  This would make a great addition to any fire buff’s office, home or bar. You know, the firefighter that has all thing firefighting.  I have included the […]

Rember Pearl Harbor

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On this day in 1941, the United States was attacked by Japanese bombers.  The attack left our country stunned and was the event that officially brought America into World War II. Many brave men and women died and were injured that day along with many civilians.  Today, our service men and women fight and sacrafice […]

101 Reported Dead in Russian Nightclub Fire

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Early Saturday in Russia, a nightclub fire reportedly claimed the lives of 101 people.  The fire is believed to have been started by “cold” fireworks, that are typically fountain type displays and burn at lower temperatures compared to typical fireworks.  With recent terrorist events, it was first feared to have been another bomb or terrorist […]