Saturday, 4 August 2018

Ever learn something from your summer job?

quote [ While I commuted from my parents’ house, the largely Mexican kitchen staff I worked with traveled vast distances to get to this job, and worked far longer and harder than I did. The memory of performing not only physical work, but the emotional labor of cheerful customer service for $8 an hour and very little in tips, is something that I’ve never since forgotten. ]

I played word games one summer. You're given a name and have to name someone whose name started with the last letter of a name. I won $15 on Yvette Mimieux.
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[by yunnaf@2:29amGMT]

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rhesusmonkey said @ 5:05am GMT on 4th Aug [Score:1 Underrated]
How to drive stick shift. Also, how to use cat litter to clean up oil spills.
thepublicone said @ 1:19pm GMT on 4th Aug [Score:1 Good]
I learned how to swap engines and transmissions, take cars apart and put them back together, cut cars in half and extend them, and do fibreglass body and interior work....... and how to drive stick, and clean up spills with cat litter. :)
spaceloaf said @ 7:54pm GMT on 4th Aug [Score:1 Underrated]
I learned that Office Space was actually a documentary.
HoZay said @ 1:07am GMT on 5th Aug [Score:1 Informative]
I learned how to spray trees and brush under power lines with chemicals called 2,4D and 2,4,5T. Then later, I learned that's AKA Agent Orange.
zarathustra said @ 2:41am GMT on 4th Aug
Weena was a babe.
Ussmak said @ 3:02am GMT on 4th Aug
Mostly that crime pays.
mechanical contrivance said @ 4:33am GMT on 4th Aug
I learned to drive a fork truck, something that I haven't done since.
Marcel said @ 3:13pm GMT on 4th Aug
Xaviera Hollander. You owe me $15.
snagUber said @ 7:42pm GMT on 4th Aug
I learned to drive farm vehicles and open a non screw top beer with pretty much anything.

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