Series: What's Your Emergency

In Memoriam – Firefighter/Paramedic Jason Cortez

To honor the memory of San Francisco Firefighter/Paramedic Jason Cortez, we’ve decided to pre-empt our usual show this week and “go dark” in his memory. Jason Cortez was a second-generation firefighter for SFFD that died in the line of duty on October…

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the social dilemma – Discussing what social media really does to us

This week your experts get together for a live video discussion of what they learned and their thoughts on the Netflix Docu-drama The Social Dilemma. They discuss the brain’s reaction to notifications and our desire to be recognized and appreciated….

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Ask WYE – Issue 50 – You’ve Got Homework

This week’s Ask is brief. We’re gonna ask you to check out the Netflix documentary, The Social Dilemma. Both your hosts have seen it and were deeply intrigued. We thought it would be an interesting experiment to ask you, our faithful listeners, to…

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Temporary Modified WYE – MC is Moving out of Town

You read that right, MC is moving out of town. We’ve discussed his line of duty back injury for a few weeks but today you’ll learn what happens on the administrative side when you’re off for more than a few weeks recovering. Yup, MC is getting kicked…

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Ask WYE – Issue 49 – Andre is off to to School

If you’re interested in entering the Disciplines (specifically Fire and/or EMS), what course of study will best benefit you: Fire Science or EMS? Short answer? Depends. Longer answer? Tune in and find out!

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CBD – Helpful or harmful? – with Thaddeus Setla of Wicked Root

As a basic rule, you should always know what you’re putting in your body. You want to know that the food and medicine you buy at the store actually contains what it says it does. Is the same true for CBD?​ We talk to Ted about: What THC content…

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Gary Goes Full Gary

Do you know Gary? Not a Gary. THE Gary. Tell him we said thanks for all the content. (If your name is Gary, but your not THE Gary, we humbly apologize for his destructive ways that impacts all the other Garys.) Having said that, though, Gary…

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WYE Special Event – Kilted to Kick Cancer

It’s September, do you know where your pants are? For regular listeners, that answer is easy, but for you new people, your hosts also co-founded a charity. Kilted to Kick Cancer was born on Labor Day weekend many moons ago when we were swaying in the…

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Safest Family on the Block with Jason Brick

Has your neighborhood seen Godzilla, Elder Demons, or mischievous Sprites running amok yet? (Man, I’ve been playing quite a bit of D&D lately.) Today’s guest on What’s Your Emergency may or may not have some insight on how to deal with those…

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Ask WYE – Issue 47 – Mending Relationships with the Community

Now I have to learn how to fix fences?! Man, law enforcement is getting ridiculous. Oh…it’s an analogy? Got it. This week, listener Mark B, asks us how we can simply make things better between “us” and the community. It’s a question that has been on…

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