Geist wrote for the Reader in the late 1980s and returned to write a feature story in 2016. Editor's picks of stories Geist wrote for the Reader: The San Diego-San Ysidro trolley, late at night ...
At this station, you got thirteen divorces out of nine guys, and one of them hasn't even been married.”
Posted October 22, 1987
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Rick Geist and the Reader
Firemen on Southeast San Diego's Engine 12
Firefighters in this city have a 100% injury rate. That means everyone gets hurt sometime. Their profession is more dangerous than coal mining, which is more dangerous than being a cop. Maybe this is part of the appeal.