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#27640 - 07/26/03 01:14 PM Think your job stinks?  
rmiell  Offline
Joined: Nov 2000
Posts: 242
La Junta, Co. USA
Check out this link, then post comments.

just doing my job


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#27641 - 07/26/03 01:52 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
Bill Addiss  Offline
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Posts: 3,875

sheeesh! What does this do for 'Rocky Mountain Spring Water' sales??


#27642 - 07/26/03 03:51 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
Trumpy  Offline

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 8,211
SI,New Zealand
That certainly makes you think!. [Linked Image]
I bet that this isn't the only case where something like this is going on, the only thing is, these guys have been caught.
3000 fish is a fair number of dead fish!.
I say lock the people responsible for this up for a good long while. [Linked Image]

Let's face it, these days if you're not young, you're old - Red Green grin

#27643 - 07/26/03 04:58 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
ga.sparky56  Offline
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Posts: 558
young harris georgia usa
Why in the world would someone risk something like this to save a "couple of hundred dollars a year"?


#27644 - 07/26/03 05:49 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
sparky  Offline
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Posts: 5,303
McGrath, 37, said he knew the pumping was wrong but did it on his boss's orders to keep his job.

would all the posters here apprenticed to knotheads please raise thier hands....

#27645 - 07/26/03 08:47 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
Big Jim  Offline
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 394
Denver, CO USA
For those of you with a taste for malted beverage, the Rocky Mountain Spring Water place is 50 miles or so UPSTREAM from this incident.

#27646 - 07/26/03 08:59 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
Bjarney  Offline
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Posts: 2,527
West-Southern Inner-Northeast ...
Adds new meaning to Ranger Doug's sage advice... Remember Saddle Pals, Always Drink Upstream of the Herd."

[This message has been edited by Bjarney (edited 07-26-2003).]

#27647 - 07/26/03 09:10 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
Bill Addiss  Offline
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Thanks Big Jim,

That's good to hear!

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#27648 - 07/26/03 09:43 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
circuit man  Offline
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Posts: 273
sounds like they need to do what they say in the song "beer for my horses". [Linked Image] that isn't proably all that goes on either. [Linked Image]

#27649 - 07/26/03 11:44 PM Re: Think your job stinks?  
ThinkGood  Offline
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Posts: 1,081
Milwaukee, WI
I bet that this isn't the only case where something like this is going on...

Back in '97, for quite a few months, twice per day, I had to deal with this . (Scroll down to the "Barnyard odor" article.)

Turns out that a nearby building had an illegal sewer hookup, with raw sewage flowing into the storm drainage system of the underground trains. The authorities finally figured out the source when toilet tissue started washing up out of the drains after a heavy rain.


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