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I do because I can.
I can because I want to.
I want to because they said I couldn’t.
This month I started what will be my sixth refresher class. Having been first certified in 1995, that gives me 18 years of EMS experience. This refresher will see me through to 21 years. Damn. That’s a long time. All of those years have to be worth something besides the aching back, the cracking knee, [...]
I had the fortune of working the Hurricane Sandy Benefit Concert held on 12.12.12 at Madison Square Garden. The concert benefited the Robin Hood Foundation, a local charity organization that has taken a much different approach to how they use donations. Instead of just handing the money out in grants, they spend a lot of [...]
Back in 2011, the Popstar and I attended the NoVaCon 2011 meet up in Northern Virginia. At that time we had the opportunity to visit the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum Hangar out in Chantilly. It was a great experience with a ton of things to see including, at the time, the Space Shuttle Enterprise. [...]