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Most of us here on the forum have paid our dues by working shitty, dead end jobs.
Speak for yourself! What sort of jobs are 'dead end' anyway?
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Old 27.10.2015, 22:57
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I was just asking, because i heard its horrible. I tought you can work 100%
It does sound like you are quite picky about choosing the job. My recommendation is to start somewhere. As others have posted, we've all done odd jobs when we were younger. Most of us turned out OK
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Old 27.10.2015, 22:59
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Speak for yourself! What sort of jobs are 'dead end' anyway?
Yeah, we know you're the Queen of bloody Sheba.

I'm talking about the rest of us. The normal people. The ones who don't have their heads up their arses.
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:01
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Yeah, we know you're the Queen of bloody Sheba.

I'm talking about the rest of us. The normal people. The ones who don't have their heads up their arses.
Please don't be rude. It's not nice.
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:04
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Please don't be rude. It's not nice.
Don't tell me what to do, Miss I've-Never-Got-My-Hands-Dirty.

Haven't you got some nails to polish or peasants to gob on?
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:07
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Don't tell me what to do, Miss I've-Never-Got-My-Hands-Dirty.

Haven't you got some nails to polish or peasants to gob on?
One has a man for that, one hates to waste ones gob on a peasant.
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:09
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Re: Working in Mcdonalds

Back in the days when I went to college I worked as a waitress and tended bar for years. Talking about a stressful job, working at night until the wee morning hours, loud music all night long, I managed to earn quite a lot of money and save it. Well, spent some on cars

But of course I had to be fast (was paid 10% of my turnover), remember 10-12 drinks at one go, and friendly, even to the obvious a******s that you find everywhere.

So what's wrong with a job at MCD, honest work for money, I say.
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Re: Working in Mcdonalds

After my experience working at a bar (loud music, drunk people, nasty lighting that ages the skin, exposure to smoke - and last but not least, having to clean up the mess, including the toilets, at the end of a shift), I really don't think that working at Mc Donalds is much worse. The pay was probably better at the bar, though. At the time, I knew it was a means to an end and not a job that would last for ever.
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:17
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I've had some filthy jobs, but the worst and most soul-destroying for me were the three months I worked in a cosmetics factory in a miserable suburb of Manchester. I left home in the dark, worked in a factory without windows, and went home in the dark. I took my breaks in a tiny whitewashed room, and spent most of the time hoping they wouldn't move me onto the nail-polish remover line.

The only highlights were the people I worked with (a gang of African doctors and nurses who sang hymns through the afternoon; and some filthy minded Manc women who widened my vocabulary quite extensively) and the mornings I spent banging the balls into bottles of roll-on deodorant with a rubber mallet.

Even the pig farm and cleaning the toilets in the park were better than those three months.

But that's all part of earning a living, isn't it?
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:48
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Yeah, we know you're the Queen of bloody Sheba.

I'm talking about the rest of us. The normal people. The ones who don't have their heads up their arses.
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Speak for yourself! What sort of jobs are 'dead end' anyway?
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:50
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Re: Working in Mcdonalds

All very nice, but how about doing crappy dead end jobs when you are over 50 instead of 20-odd?
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:54
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All very nice, but how about doing crappy dead end jobs when you are over 50 instead of 20-odd?
Could happen to anyone.

It scares the crap out of me, to be honest.
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Old 27.10.2015, 23:58
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Well fortunately I don't 'need' one as I am already paid to stay at home.
I can understand why people would pay you not to do stuff.
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All very nice, but how about doing crappy dead end jobs when you are over 50 instead of 20-odd?
I do it (work in a banK). Another few years to go, and counting...
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Re: Working in Mcdonalds

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Don't tell me what to do, Miss I've-Never-Got-My-Hands-Dirty. Haven't you got some nails to polish or peasants to gob on?
Please don't be rude. It's really not nice!
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One has a man for that, one hates to waste ones gob on a peasant.
Exactly, spitting is so common don't you find?
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All very nice, but how about doing crappy dead end jobs when you are over 50 instead of 20-odd?
Nobody is forcing you to do it.
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Could happen to anyone.
No. Only people who haven't made it. One normally has insurance for such circumstances.
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Old 28.10.2015, 08:14
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Yup. Definitely a troll.
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I've had some filthy jobs, but the worst and most soul-destroying for me were the three months I worked in a cosmetics factory in a miserable suburb of Manchester. I left home in the dark, worked in a factory without windows, and went home in the dark. I took my breaks in a tiny whitewashed room, and spent most of the time hoping they wouldn't move me onto the nail-polish remover line.

The only highlights were the people I worked with (a gang of African doctors and nurses who sang hymns through the afternoon; and some filthy minded Manc women who widened my vocabulary quite extensively) and the mornings I spent banging the balls into bottles of roll-on deodorant with a rubber mallet.

Even the pig farm and cleaning the toilets in the park were better than those three months.

But that's all part of earning a living, isn't it?
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Yup. Definitely a troll.
Really? How on earth do you come to that conclusion?
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I can understand why people would pay you not to do stuff.
All in all it's nice to stay home and to do what one wants when one wants, and be paid to do so! I didn't ask for it!
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Yup. Definitely a troll.
When at a total loss, resort to name calling? Not a very mature nor educated post.
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