This picture sums up the current state of the Detroit fire department, and the absolute disregard for human life by the city officials of Detroit. This is bunker gear that a Detroit fireman wears into fires every time he is on duty. The city states that they have no money to replace the gear, and at around 3-4,000 dollars a set, a firemans salary can't afford it either.

This picture sums up the current state of the Detroit fire department, and the absolute disregard for human life by the city officials of Detroit. This is bunker gear that a Detroit fireman wears into fires every time he is on duty. The city states that they have no money to replace the gear, and at around 3-4,000 dollars a set, a firemans salary can't afford it either.

On April 1, 1853 Cincinnati became the first U.S. city to pay fire fighters a regular salary. This and other firemen buttons can be found at TedHake.com!

On April 1, 1853 Cincinnati became the first U.S. city to pay fire fighters a regular salary. This and other firemen buttons can be found at TedHake.com!

Colorized photo from 1942 Original Title: Southington, Connecticut. Thomas J. Murphy, chief of the fire department, and its only salaried member, chatting with one of the volunteers Location: Southington Ct  I was forced to keep this as a square, a rectangle would have killed the background. While most likely a posed shot, it looks like they got him on an off day, because he has some relaxed looking things on. I wasn't sure about the colors o fthe hat, so I went with deep blue. The office…

Colorized photo from 1942 Original Title: Southington, Connecticut. Thomas J. Murphy, chief of the fire department, and its only salaried member, chatting with one of the volunteers Location: Southington Ct I was forced to keep this as a square, a rectangle would have killed the background. While most likely a posed shot, it looks like they got him on an off day, because he has some relaxed looking things on. I wasn't sure about the colors o fthe hat, so I went with deep blue. The office…

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Your parents save for years to help you through college...you spend 4 to 5 years taking 15, 18, 21 hours worth of classes each semester...while working that second job...etc., etc., etc. ...graduate and it's hard to find a job, but you're proud of finally getting that one that pays $14.87/hour, cause you know you'll get that 8 to 20 hours of overtime each week...and dude over a Micky D's wants $15/hour for flipping burgers? HE is flippin' CRAZY INSANE, on top of being just plain stupid...

Your parents save for years to help you through college...you spend 4 to 5 years taking 15, 18, 21 hours worth of classes each semester...while working that second job...etc., etc., etc. ...graduate and it's hard to find a job, but you're proud of finally getting that one that pays $14.87/hour, cause you know you'll get that 8 to 20 hours of overtime each week...and dude over a Micky D's wants $15/hour for flipping burgers? HE is flippin' CRAZY INSANE, on top of being just plain stupid...

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