(photo below) CAUSES CANCER LONG TERM…BUT SHORT TERM CAN RENDER HIM TOTALLY INEFFECTIVE AS A FIREFIGHTER. OLD School: We Breathed Smoke and thought nothing of it. NEW School: We knew many of the OLD SCHOOL firefighters who are now dead and wanna try and be around a little longer. …Try a little harder to not die so soon. Your family might appreciate your efforts in not breaking their hearts.