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Fountain of Youth or Flood of Problems?

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The FFN WebTeam posted a news article about some Pennsylvania fire departments going into the high schools to recruit future firefighters.

A day later, one participant on the FirefighterNation.com noted that there has been an inordinate number of blogs and discussions related to Junior Firefighters and Fire Explorers.

Both discussions have pretty much turned into Junior/Explorer bashing.

Tiger Schmittendorf

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Patrice Hannotte
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Wow. What a great experience and a great re-telling of what took place. I'm happy to have had a small, supporting role.
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Erica
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Tiger I just wanted to say thank you again, your write up of the event is beautiful. It was such an amazingly awesome day for me. I agree yesterday was just a wonderful day of destiny and gratitude. I hope you and everyone you work with knows how important they are to so many people.…
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