Discussion in 'New Century Transportation' started by Mike1209, Mar 28, 2014.
see you at the breakfast.... just look for the guy with the fish net!!!!!
Go take your pain meds it's time
Don't forget your Shinebox Boy! Lol
Yeah what he said! Right on the money! It's funny I seem to remember hearing that very same thing months ago at an NCT morning meeting! (The Union put all those companies out of business)
Ok I did a little homework just to make you happy. So as not to bore people too much I only quoted the 1st 3 companies on your list. As you can see they were all in deep financial trouble while other unionized trucking companies were making record profits.
Wasn't PIE part of the Ryder PIE Helms Byrns consolidation fiasco? I wonder if buying up the competition with borrowed money helped put them too deeply in debt?
Didn't CF finance the Conway start up with profits from the unionized Consolidated Freightways?
Didn't Maislin shut down because of it losing money after the purchase of Gateway?
Didn't Yellow Corp buy, rape and sell off Preston?
Didn't TNT shutdown Pilot around the same time it purchased the highly profitable unionized Holland and Red Star?
I could go on and on but you get the point. I can't find any information on where the Teamsters were the cause of a trucking company going bankrupt. So I'm calling BS to your thread.
Trucking Firm P-I-E to Close, Sell Off Assets - Los Angeles Times
2. Consolidated Freightways
3 McLean Trucking
Abrupt Shutdown Puts 9,800 Out of Work : McLean Trucking Files Chapter 11 - Los Angeles Times
Thank you well said
Someone did some homework ... A+ for the report !!!
Thanks guys, but I have 1 more thing to add. This Mike1209 just joined TB yesterday and the 1st thing he does is start a thread attacking the Teamsters. Note that he didn't provide a link to support his list of closed trucking companies. I'll bet that is because nowhere on that link will it say the Teamsters caused those closures...... His thread and posts are only his biased opinions and lack any facts.
Sorry didn't see you punk !
You didn't show up dark sky with your cane
Bahahahahaha that made me snicker out loud. Wow bet you boys were pissed that you didn't get to spew your garbage today huh. You we're shut down with a hammer. Maybe next time ,,,,,,,,doubt it bahahahahahahajajajajajajahahah !!!!
So you tell me what I missed today at the meeting. I'm interested to find out and since you were there share with us what was discussed. Thank you
Just goes to show you the mentality of DarkMinnow. He actually thought WE were gonna lower ourselves to his level by talking about what is to come. Hey minnow boy this breakfast wasn't about the union it was about the company. What part of that don't you get. Wait.... you weren't there!!!! The impression I got was, once again, the company screwed the customers by not providing a service. Lost customers because of their inadequacies. It has nothing to do with the union breathing down their necks. Get with the program you spineless, excuse for a man!!!!!
I was looking for you Mark ,,,,,but nope like I said before you have no heart and your a punk. I heard every word said today and I watched your cronies try to start but when it was time for the q & a your boys were a little upset that they couldn't . I am glad they got shut out. Oh wait you weren't there punk no go get your shine box and tell the rest of the dopes to do the same. Screw customers man your clueless,,,,,,,
I missed it to how exactly did those cronies try to start? Was there a real problem with the pro unioners?
You hit the nail on the head there...
I take great offense by the comments made from the both of you. I can speak not only for myself but most of the union supporters here when I say the facts stated by us are backed up with research and a paper trail of history. A 2 year old doesn't have a clue what the word " fact" let alone " History" means. I challenge the both of you to prove my posts to be nothing more than a 2 year old's rendition of not getting his way. I would never poison the facts with made up antics and self serving words of wisdom. I think " I HIT THE NAIL ON THE HEAD " with this one.
I might have agreed with you on his first sentence if he hadn't titled this thread UNION BS. It appears to me that his only purpose was to attack the Teamsters. But since he couldn't provide any facts to back up his claim he had to use a bunch of BS lies in order to make his point.
Hey Darksky twice you've avoided my questions. What up with that? I missed the meeting and want you to fill me in on both the company information given along with what occurred regarding the Union! I would appreciate your input! Thanks in advance.
Could care less about your perspective.I was referring to the constant barrage of children playground name calling.If you do no participate in this,my apologies..If you do,I think the term,"if the shoe fits....." applies..