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Old 01-20-2013, 07:42 AM   #1
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Cheap labor

This is not this kid's 1st day on the job...
Why Chinese products cost less!!

Why labor costs less

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Old 01-20-2013, 09:00 AM   #2
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Cannot imagine an American kid actually doing any work unless it had to do with his video games.


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Just goes to show some jobs are easy to do !

Actually the kid in the pic is 35 years old - they are just short there ...

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The funny thing is he is doing a good job!

I'm taking the grand kids to the Quarry tomorrow, the free ride is over.
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Old 01-20-2013, 10:50 AM   #6
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Well, I had a pretty dim view of the youngsters coming into the job market. On the project we are working now, we hired 3 young guys out of college and each has turned out to be smart, hard working and diligent about being on-time, staying late and checking their work for errors.

So I'm hopeful.
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I started working at age 11 setting pins in a bowling alley.

Kids should be allowed to work when they are young.

It develops good work ethics and illustrates to them why they should work hard at school so they don't have to do manual labor.
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I have a sneaking suspicion there isnt much else going on in that young boys life except work. I agree there is nothing wrong with kids having some small job to teach responsibility but it doesnt come close to driving a front end loader.
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Ya, he's purty young. Farm kids learn how to drive a young age. But, not that young. I can't find anybody to help me wash down the hog barn anymore. But, that job sucks so much that's why I try to find people to help me.
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Originally Posted by Wayne M View Post
This is not this kid's 1st day on the job...
Why Chinese products cost less!!

Why labor costs less
Pshaw- that kid's an old geezer at five...This Cheap American Laborer is only four fifths of that!

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They take workplace safety very seriously in China. Notice that the gentleman up on the catwalk near the mixer was wearing a hard hat?
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I have 2 five year old grand sons. 1 is son's. one is daughters .one can drive anything and i mean anything , the other can't ride a bike yet but he can play any game on wii . My son has always spent time outside working and teaching his son and the boy worship's the ground his dad walks on . My other grand son never see's his dad he is always too busy working and playing golf. I wished he lived close so I could spend time with him.It's impossible to know at this time how they will turn out but i can tell you our children are raising kids that most won't be able to mow their own grass or paint the house . video game's have ruined this country and texting will finish us off

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