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longest work shift?

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by MR BOJANGLES, Sep 2, 2001.

  1. MR BOJANGLES

    MR BOJANGLES Guest

    man, i just worked 13 hours for the first time today, that shit sucked...over 3 days i put in 30+ hours. anyone else?
     
  2. MR BOJANGLES

    MR BOJANGLES Guest

    and tell what kind of job too. mine is some bullshit special events co. (lighting, backdrops, etc.)
     
  3. curious george

    curious george Senior Member

    Joined: May 21, 2001 Messages: 1,359 Likes Received: 2
    19 hours at a grocery store.
     
  4. MR BOJANGLES

    MR BOJANGLES Guest

    daaaaaaaaamnnnnnnnnnnnn! id been passed out in the goya isle.
     
  5. Natty Boh

    Natty Boh New Jack

    Joined: Aug 23, 2001 Messages: 99 Likes Received: 0
    once worked from 10am till 1 am at a bakery. 15hrs. straight with a bunch of women that didn't speak any english. i quit the next week.
     
  6. Pilau Hands

    Pilau Hands Guest

    wo ho i think dusty and beardo got this one beat.
     
  7. dosoner

    dosoner Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 8, 2000 Messages: 3,735 Likes Received: 26
    whats this "work" you speak of?
     
  8. Chicken George

    Chicken George Member

    Joined: Aug 24, 2001 Messages: 288 Likes Received: 0
    right now i work 3-11pm mon-fri...but they say anyone can work all the overtime they want so fuck it. im gonna start working 1-12pm mon-fri then 1-8pm on saturday. fuck yea after 40 hours i get 10.50 an hour. word. money is good. and i have no life so why not work all day...
     
  9. Pistol

    Pistol Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Jul 12, 2001 Messages: 19,363 Likes Received: 299
    I was working moving and setting up office furniture in new buildings. This event happened on Friday/Payday so the boss had us by the balls and he knew it. Most of us were ex gangbangers or in there late twentys or mid thirties. I was the youngest at 17. There was even some heroin addict that would nod off ocassionally. We met for work at 7am. He then took us in either in 1 of a couple cars or in the back of his truck, we got to sit in back with all the equipment falling down on us. We went to a place Hawthorne by the beach which was about a hour to an hour and a half drive in rush hour traffic. We worked there till about 1 or 2pm. We were all busting our asses cause our boss said hw had to get up a crew to go to Irvine about 2 hours away. And if we wanted to get our paycheck we HAD to go. Or else we could have waited for him at his mom's house on a Saturday until he showed up. So we all wanted to get this shit done with get our cash hit the liqour store then the local tittie bar(Spearmint Rhino Industry) . So we head on over to Irvine. None of us really know our way around so some get the later than others. Instead of getting our lunch break we start unloading a big ass semi-truck and taking the shit 15 stories up. So were busting our ass once again so we can finish up early and get our cash. We wanna get our lunch but the fucker says " no finish the truck then you have lunch". So we are almost finished and some of us venture off to get some food at around 9-10pm. Meanwhile non of us have been there before, and everything is like an industrial park. There aint shit to eat around there and what stuff is there is for the office workers and that shit was closed already. We find a pizza place so we get that. But it takes a while longer than regular fast food. We get back and the boss is pissed wondering where the fuck we were, our friend were like "Where the fuck were you?" cause they were still doin work. Then we realize that another truck had arrived while we were gone. That shit just about broke everyones spirits. We had to stay, there was no buslines to fuckin taxis no fuckin shit way to get home. By the time we finished it was like 2 am. After he called each of us over to go over our hours, which by the way he deducted the extra time we were gone and questioned us about the other hours saying " I don't remember seeing you there" So it was fuckin late. On the way home we stopped at a 24 hour Mexican place and got some fuckin 2$ tacos. Big Fuckin' Deal. I just wanted to crash the fuck out. By the time everyone got dropped off. I just happened to be one of the last to get dropped off. I got home at 4:30-5:00am. If anyone can top that shit. I feel sorry for you.

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  10. TOY

    TOY New Jack

    Joined: May 16, 2001 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0
    5 hours is my normal work day. anything over 6 and i start getting mad. fuck, i dont even want to be there.
     
  11. T.T Boy

    T.T Boy Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 18, 2001 Messages: 21,803 Likes Received: 40
    damn, i had it bad, working construction, for this italian run company, worked 21 hours of solid labour with no one who spoke english and 2 gay french men.
     
  12. Pistol

    Pistol Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Jul 12, 2001 Messages: 19,363 Likes Received: 299
    At least in my Marathon day I didn't work with 2 gay French men.
     
  13. MR BOJANGLES

    MR BOJANGLES Guest

  14. TheWhiteRabbit

    TheWhiteRabbit Junior Member

    Joined: Jul 13, 2001 Messages: 122 Likes Received: 0
    this summer i worked from 8am to 4pm mon-thurs we had biuld dirt roads in the middle of know were it was like a fucking chain gang
     
  15. cracked ass

    cracked ass Guest

    I did 13 hours once, and only because I knew it was my last day. Other than that I would never agree to anything longer than 8 hours unless the pay was exceptional.
     
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