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Old 08-19-2013, 07:31 PM   #21
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Man, this thread is a bummer. It's like a game of "Would You Rather":

Would your rather lose $900 dollars worth of tools to a scumbag?
OR...
Be inside a port-a-potty when some jackass tips it over on you?
If it was mid-winter I'd go with the tools.



Oh! Wait,,,,,,the hell with the tools anytime in this case
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Old 08-19-2013, 08:44 PM   #22
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Look on the bright side. This happened on a Monday, so it was likely cleaned out over the weekend and no use yet.

Be thankful it didn't happen on a Friday!

Closest I ever came to something like that was once I had just used an outhouse at a park, and they started pumping out the tank outside while I was in there. Their system pumped high pressure water in to stir everything up as they pumped. Should have been no problem, but not 2 minutes after I left, the hose broke and started flailing around in the tank, which made the crap slosh back up the toilets on all the people still in there. I was sooooo happy I had left that 2 minutes earlier. All those people immediately headed for the showers, but I didn't want to use the showers after that either, so we left for a different campground.
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My Monday was wonderful compared to yours!
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Straight to the bar for a stiff shot of disinfectant
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I woulda needed a shower. Even if I just opened the nearest hydrant and stood in it for 10 minutes. Something.

I woulda bought the town's supply of sanitizing hand cleaner, put it all on a tarpaulin and wallowed in it.
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It seems we are all missing a good opportunity to immortalize this event with a cunning limerick for the walls of the portosh1tter.

There once was a Toronto electrician
Who entered the Job-Johnny on a mission
A racing lift driver
Became a work clothes depriver
Which the driver replaced on admission.
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this happened while pulling 2000a fuse? my pants would full!
pulling a fuse: Dropping a deuce
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Old 08-20-2013, 05:52 AM   #29
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pulling a fuse: Dropping a deuce
I would like to note even I got that.
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but speaking os bad days, i spent half the afternoon on phone and with the cops. some asshole grabbed my main tool bag, all RIGID stuff and lots of acces. probly at least $900.00. but they couldve. taken about twice as much easily?
Some thief has a poor taste in tools unless it was pipe threaders or pipe wrenches!!
Hope you get it back!
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I woulda needed a shower. Even if I just opened the nearest hydrant and stood in it for 10 minutes. Something.
Maybe a Listerine bath!!
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rather lose the tools lol
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It seems we are all missing a good opportunity to immortalize this event with a cunning limerick for the walls of the portosh1tter.

There once was a Toronto electrician
Who entered the Job-Johnny on a mission
A racing lift driver
Became a work clothes depriver
Which the driver replaced on admission.
There once was a man named Aegis
Who got splattered by something contagious
His clothes got the "blues"
His socks and his shoes
It's things like this that will age us.
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After a long weekend of beer and ribs I had to unload a fuse on the job site. So I make my way to the 'Jerry on the Job' or as its labelled on this job "Gee Whizz". As I'm unloading the 2000A Fuse, the crapper gets hit by an all terrain Scissor lift knocking it over. Luckily only the blue solvent came out and no turds. I went and got all new clothes and just came back to work, the guy who hit me paid for everything. How's everyone else's day going?
If you were not able to take a shower, you should toss the new clothes too.

I would have went home or rented a room to take a shower if that happened to me.
No way I put new clothes on without a bath.
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Coulda been worse......
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I told the girl at Marks work warehouse what happened and she gave me 20% off lol


Covered by the guy, New pants, 2 shirts, underwear, socks and I'm returning my shoes...I should get this done more often!

No blue on my skin anywhere thankfully lol
That's errr not only blue you know., there's quite a bit of yellow mixed in there.
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That's errr not only blue you know., there's quite a bit of yellow mixed in there.
How do I know if I got all the yellow out? I used Zest soap so I think I'm good...
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How do I know if I got all the yellow out? I used Zest soap so I think I'm good...
Because you're not fully clean unless you are Zest-fully clean?
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After a long weekend of beer and ribs I had to unload a fuse on the job site. So I make my way to the 'Jerry on the Job' or as its labelled on this job "Gee Whizz". As I'm unloading the 2000A Fuse, the crapper gets hit by an all terrain Scissor lift knocking it over. Luckily only the blue solvent came out and no turds. I went and got all new clothes and just came back to work, the guy who hit me paid for everything. How's everyone else's day going?
At least that fuse wasn't full of volts.
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At least that fuse wasn't full of volts.
thank god. or whoever. it could have also been an electrifying experience!
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