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  1. canaryinthemine

    canaryinthemine Retirement....The Job I Was Born To Have!

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    Joe is a good guy,..... You're a good guy too, Brother. I don't think anyone wants to see either of you go........

    But I think Bro. Von. has a point. Hoffa and his cronies benefit when we're beating up on each other........Hoffa and his cronies are the ones that "negotiated" these putrid steaming heaps of contracts ......AND......the MOU's.....and then provided NO guidance or leadership to the members affected...,..

    And then you have the matter of Hoffa pushing an IBT Constitutional change of Art. 12, sec. B ........in the middle of UPS contract talks , so he could jam that contract down.......or up....... whichever orifice was handy for Hoffa.....

    The membership ought to join together fighting this petty little dictatorship.........
     
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  2. vongrimmenstein

    vongrimmenstein Well-Known Member

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    Don't forget what that kite flyer once said "we must all hang together or most assuredly we will all hang separately"
     
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  3. vongrimmenstein

    vongrimmenstein Well-Known Member

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    At least UPS paid its liability out of the funds. BECAUSE, they had the money & Federal Law required it. A lot of money, but for UPS, a little bump in the road for one of their quarterly reports. Any time a company can get out of a long term pension or medical obligation they will gladly spend the money now to get rid of any long term debt later.
     
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  4. Elwood

    Elwood Question Authority

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    You might think you're all that, but you can't reach all the way to the 'way back,' third seat in the Kingswood Wagon!
     
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  5. canaryinthemine

    canaryinthemine Retirement....The Job I Was Born To Have!

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    Yeah,.....but I'll bet he'll do it by proxy.......My mother used a broom handle.......

    Reached all the way back to the rearward-facing seat.......

    One good back-handed whack on the ear got your attention........
     
  6. ABFer

    ABFer Well-Known Member

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    I could drop a bad fart that would have yas all gagging.
     
  7. Elwood

    Elwood Question Authority

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    I heard your farts smell like potpourri.:17142:
     
  8. ABFer

    ABFer Well-Known Member

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    I think they smell better than any old potpourri.
     
  9. vongrimmenstein

    vongrimmenstein Well-Known Member

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    Ya, but in the winter it can be a problem. Being cold outside ya got to leave the windows up. So you die of frost bite if you roll them down or, by breathing poison gas if you leave them up. Either way not a lot of choices. I can just see the Coroner's report. Death by inhalation of Flatulence Gas. I wonder if there is a placard that covers this gas? In the summer just the reverse. When the gas settles it might run up against a hot exhaust pipe resulting in a big boom. Depending on the amount of said Flatulence, you might surpass the force of a Saturn 5 Rocket. Making you an astronaut of NASA. Just think of all the training you didn’t have to do. ‘Talk about the Right Stuff’ von.
     
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  10. Elwood

    Elwood Question Authority

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    You, giggling, in a dark room with a Bic lighter.
     
  11. useless

    useless Active Member

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    would that placard be dangerous, flammable,toxic or maybe even slippery when wet?
     
  12. vongrimmenstein

    vongrimmenstein Well-Known Member

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    With out a doubt Slippery when Wet. von.
     
  13. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook

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    Plan ahead. Buy one of my company's fine, American Made Caskets or Urns...
     
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  14. vongrimmenstein

    vongrimmenstein Well-Known Member

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    Quick. Buy some life insurance. I don't think 'Flatulence' could be considered a pre-existing condition. Could it? von.
     
  15. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Parttime Coop Driver

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  16. Boilerpeddle

    Boilerpeddle Drawing found in trailer

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    Better buy one fast.. Aren't they moving production to mexico?
     
  17. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook

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    One product. Closing the Mississippi plant. Most are made in Tennessee or Indiana. Where's Trump?
     
  18. skullcramp

    skullcramp Government Seal

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    That ship has sailed, He caught so much flack from REAL americans (Palin, Rush, etc,) that he won't be picking winners and losers anymore. When the going gets tough, REAL Americans move their plants offshore.
     
  19. skullcramp

    skullcramp Government Seal

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    Sure thing joe, when's a good time for you?
     
  20. Boilerpeddle

    Boilerpeddle Drawing found in trailer

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    Good to hear that they aren't moving the whole thing. They are actually on my route now but I haven't gotten a chance to get in there since I heard.
     
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