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Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Rod-Stroker, May 17, 2015.

  1. Rod-Stroker

    Rod-Stroker Streptococcus Gingivitis Halllllllllllllitosis

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    What a great day to drive down to the Union hall to vote on a new contract.
    The owners sold the redi mix company I have worked at for the past 21 years to a national conglomerate.
    Shop steward and Teamster business agent said they shook every nickel they could out of them.:prancing:

     
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    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    Nice...I hope it works out well, Rod!
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    So glad contract negotiations are in my past. :nooo:
     
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    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    I have not had to deal with that, but I have friends and relatives that have gone through the process. And having to go on strike, too.
     
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    If people who worked for pennies per day in the USA, everyone would profit.

    I mean everyone!
     
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    :nojj:
     
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    Westerberg Perfectly Lethal

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    People combining forces to gain a fair wage is communism.

    Also Muslim, and gay.

    Listen, the folks on the top of the economic scale really do love all all of the poor folks and wish nothing but the best for 'em.
     
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    Westerberg Perfectly Lethal

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    exactly.

    Why are people who don't get it so brainwashed?

    I will never understand a person who works at Target and cheers tax breaks that will NEVER improve their lives in any way?
     
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    Been on strike a few times, once for a couple of months. Fun, with a capital "f".
     
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    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    P-B's av is :jj:
     
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    Rod-Stroker Streptococcus Gingivitis Halllllllllllllitosis

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    I paid $40 bucks out of pocket for my total hip replacement Teamsters health management kicks ass
     
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    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    I paid $1500 for a colonoscopy. That breaks down to $500 per polyp removed.

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    @Schmoopy
     
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    I didn't even have to cough up a co-pay for mine, but that may be because of how preventive care is covered in Mass.
     
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    If they didn't find anything they would've classified it as preventative care and 100% covered, but because they removed 3 polyps it's classified as a procedure and they stick it up my ass so to speak.
     
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    @pussah
     
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    Healthcare providers, and insurance companies used to be all about giving the best coverage possible at the cheapest rate.

    Then Obama.