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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #30 on: October 14, 2010, 12:50:49 PM »
I heard another had been on the job for only 4 days . . .  :-\

Hopefully they can all find other lines of work giving motivational speeches about overcoming adversity :)
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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #31 on: October 14, 2010, 12:55:09 PM »
A very long shift. I wonder if they'll get paid for the entire time down there.
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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #32 on: October 14, 2010, 01:00:22 PM »
With overtime :)
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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #33 on: October 14, 2010, 01:09:57 PM »
Is that time-and-a-half, or double-time?
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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #34 on: October 14, 2010, 01:15:22 PM »
Two questions:

 1. What were they mining? I understand the mine will be completely closed now.

 2. What happened to my friend Poor Bastard? Did his girl friend or wife meet him? Surely not both.
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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #35 on: October 14, 2010, 01:29:56 PM »
Two questions:

 1. What were they mining? I understand the mine will be completely closed now.

   Gold and Copper

 2. What happened to my friend Poor Bastard? Did his girl friend or wife meet him? Surely not both.

   The girlfriend showed up.  He had already left the wife before the cave in.
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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #36 on: October 14, 2010, 01:30:03 PM »
2. What happened to my friend Poor Bastard? Did his girl friend or wife meet him? Surely not both.

not sure I would have come up for either of them...

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Re: Raise a Pint of Something
« Reply #37 on: October 14, 2010, 01:58:23 PM »
I'm guessing none of these guys will have trouble upgrading their girlfriends or wives if they want to . . .
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