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Old 04-01-2012, 06:38 AM   #141
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So if you guys had to do something other than what you are doing right now-construction/contracting

what would you do? where would you start?

I'm not looking to get out, just curious
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Old 04-01-2012, 06:43 AM   #142
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...wait a minute, that's how this whole thing started. Got married, needed a real job. Fast forward 21 years...
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Old 04-01-2012, 08:26 AM   #143
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Yeah I know what you mean, I know some people that are in their 70's and will easily outwork people in their 20's, not by their physical abilities(although sometimes its the case), but by with their work attitude/ethic. I find there's a huge generation problem with young workers right now, that will probably be fixed/weeded out by harder times. Young people are too busy answering texts, facebooking, trying new drugs, and playing video games to give a **** about work.
Exactly! All they wanna do is sit on their ass, smoke weed and play XBox!!!!
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I prefer PS3 over xbox.
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Darcey you are a true inspiration to many of us wanna be drag asses
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I prefer PS3 over xbox.
Really? I find the xbox has better graphics and the controllers are much more hand friendly. Also, it seems that there are more games for xbox. I own both but rarely get to play. Smittenstorm356
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Really? I find the xbox has better graphics and the controllers are much more hand friendly. Also, it seems that there are more games for xbox. I own both but rarely get to play. Smittenstorm356
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Really? I find the xbox has better graphics and the controllers are much more hand friendly. Also, it seems that there are more games for xbox. I own both but rarely get to play. Smittenstorm356
It's a preference thing about the controllers,but I do know our gooberment uses ps3 controllers for a lot of unmanned craft controlling.
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Thread-drift?
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I prefer PS3 over xbox.
It's funny how you older guys have and play video games.
I personally treat video games as one of the worst kinds of time consuming useless addictions. I used to play Counter Strike and other games when I was in high school. But pretty soon realized its no good, I even threw out an x box that I got from my buddies in my BDay.
My policy is no video games in my house.
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you must be a joy to live with
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It's funny how you older guys have and play video games.
I personally treat video games as one of the worst kinds of time consuming useless addictions. I used to play Counter Strike and other games when I was in high school. But pretty soon realized its no good, I even threw out an x box that I got from my buddies in my BDay.
My policy is no video games in my house.
I probably pay a total of 4 hours a week, if that. It's something that I didn't even get into until like 3 years ago. Until then I hang had a gaming system since middle school.
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It's funny how you older guys have and play video games.
I personally treat video games as one of the worst kinds of time consuming useless addictions. I used to play Counter Strike and other games when I was in high school. But pretty soon realized its no good, I even threw out an x box that I got from my buddies in my BDay.
My policy is no video games in my house.
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Video games ? I confess, I've never played. Not once. Who's got time for that ?

I'd rather spend that time with my dogs, or woodturning. I must be older than I think
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you must be a joy to live with
))) I remember when growing up in the country I didn't have anything even close to what kids have nowadays, we would go swimming in the river that was close by or go to the forest, play soccer, hockey all day long on the frozen pond etc. and we were pretty happy.

These days kids ruin their eye sight and get obese by sitting for hours by the play station, as we see even grown ups do the same.
I think a six pack and a video game for a few hours a day can make a miserable looser out if a good person.
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I'd rather read a book or go outside than play a video game.
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Electronic games have made my kids sissies.
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So if you guys had to do something other than what you are doing right now-construction/contracting

what would you do? where would you start?

I'm not looking to get out, just curious
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I would probably start from brushing up grammar and math,because thats step 1
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So if you guys had to do something other than what you are doing right now-construction/contracting

what would you do? where would you start?

I'm not looking to get out, just curious
Cabinet Maker. I always wanted to be a carpenter, and I love it still.

I do basic cabinet making, but I'm not a trained cabinet maker. I can't carve lions feet, lay up veneers, etc.

That would be my second choice.

What an idiot eh? There's no money in that either.

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