GE35: 5 Ways to Help with Boston’s Marathon Bombing Victims

On Patriot’s Day 2013 multiple bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Three people were murdered and over 170 other innocent victims were injured in this cowardly terrorist act. Jonathan J. Reinhart lives less than 24 miles from the bombing site and his wife works less than a 10 minute walk to that spot.

This episode tells how you can help the victims of this dastardly tragedy and how you can help those in need in your own communities.


5 Ways to Help with Boston’s Marathon Bombing Victims

  1. Give Blood.
  2. Donate to an appropriate charity. One Fund Boston is a great choice.
  3. Thank 1st Responders for all they do.
  4. Stay reliably informed before passing information on to others. Boston Police’s Twitter account and the FBI Boston’s Twitter account are great resources.
  5. Live your life normally.



Share your favorite ways to help. We’d love to hear about them.

You’ll want to check out Jonathan’s other podcast: Wargaming Recon, a historical wargaming podcast with new episodes on the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month.

Be sure to tell your friends about Geeks Explicitly. You can contact us by e-mailing, follow us on Twitter @GeeksExplicitly, or Like our Facebook page.

Also, listen to us on iTunes!

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If you like Geeks Explicitly, then you’re sure to like the other shows on the Troll in the Corner Podcast Network.

Our intro song is “I Wish I Were” by Matthew Ebel. Please give his other music a listen at

This podcast is made possible through the generous sponsorship of Noble Knight Games.

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