Our firetruck died an honorable death. Sad to see her go
Home plate is still marked on the floor (Griffith Stadium) inside Howard University hospital Washington DC. Babe Ruth, DiMaggio, Mantle, Killebrew, Foxx, Gibson and many others batted from this very spot. Located in a hallway just off the main lobby near the main elevator bank.
Note the date
Train derailment in Pittsburgh today
A bourbon storage facility with 9000 full barrels of bourbon collapsed today in Kentucky
Boston fire department Doing it!
Firefighter Gary Box running in a tunnel to the World Trade Center after his firetruck- Rescue 1 was stuck in traffic
2 priests snapping photos at the exorcist steps (from the movie) Washington DC
Joey Chestnut goes for his 11th hot dog eating championship today in New York City. Showdown at high noon.
Another day at the D.C. Jail
This is what’s on the menu at the villa on empires edge (Bravo)
The first official stop for the Stanley Cup in DC is the firehouse right across the street from the arena where the Capitals play.
The Washington Bullets played the 1987-88 NBA season with the leagues tallest player, and the leagues shortest player. 7’7” Manute Bol and 5’3” Mugsy Bogues
As a firefighter I would much rather go into a burning rowhome in my city built 50-100 years ago vs one built in the last ten years. Type 5 lightweight construction is a death trap. Even the quality of wood as shown below is different.
How come no one uses this pistol?
This four-ton, 16-foot-high sculpture in DC is the blade of a plow encrusted with thousands of actual guns taken off city streets during a no-questions-asked gun-buyback program funded in 1994 by heavyweight boxing champion Riddick Bowe, who donated $100 per firearm.
I love the wheel rings, they really stand out
PsBattle: Man stuck in toilet at District of Columbia Jail
Always wanted a crown vic...got me a 2006 p71 129k Miles, $1500...passed inspection, no big issues. Got her painted all black and absolutely love it! :)
Minnie & Moochie
The Pump Panel of a firetruck
Modern day Titanic
DC Fire department setting up the flag for the home run derby tonight at Nats park
I am driving a firetruck today that is stationed near Capitol Hill and took this picture this morning during a drill. The east front of the Capitol building at dawn with DCFD E13 in the foreground
my old busted up fire helmet
In between calls at work :)
The aftermath of one firetruck colliding with another firetruck. Truck was towed back to fleet maintenance shop
It’s very bad to steal Jobu’s rum
Who still has these?
Today’s Jeopardy winner and current champion (the lady in the middle) earned less money ($599) than 2nd and 3rd place...
In light of the all star game...Here is Richard Nixon attempting to throw out the first pitch, opening day 1969 Washington Senators- Griffith Stadium, Washington DC. He drops the ball twice before throwing the pitch, and his official seal is spelled wrong.