A Positive Thread For A Change

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by scratch, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. scratch

    scratch Least Best Moderator Staff Member

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  2. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    Awesome story, love hearing stuff like this.

    But this line made me laugh "A play on how UPS drivers use their lights, horn, and signals to get people's attention."

    Gotta make sure we mention that.
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  3. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    Nice story but smells too much like a PR move someone in an office thought up. No way the driver could do all that by himself.
  4. :crying: Sick children are always sad, they still got that naïve strength.
  5. Baba gounj

    Baba gounj pensioner

    More likely the kid is related to someone in upper mgt.
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  6. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    The presents were junk left by the old center manager.
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  7. Orion inc.

    Orion inc. I like turtles

    Or maybe the driver is just a decent person who sees a kid in pain and wants to help
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  8. Dr.Brownz

    Dr.Brownz Well-Known Member

    A driver here does stuff like this...the media just doesnt report it.

    I still think this is a pr stunt
  9. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    All lies.
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  10. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    Many if not most drivers do a lot of little things like that but not in the news. The media attention over this is what raises a flag for me.
  11. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    It's UPSers not the New York Times
  12. MrBrown

    MrBrown Member

    Cute story, horns lights and signals... yeah as i sit waiting for this letter box I had to turn my hazards off. The beeping was gonna make me go insane. I do ring door bells now though and I wrapped every package up!
  13. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    Well I know the driver wasn't me so no need to click.
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  14. scratch

    scratch Least Best Moderator Staff Member

    Oh well, two positive responses to a nice story. I tried.
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  15. Here is something positive.......upload_2016-3-27_9-24-17.png
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  16. Billy Ray

    Billy Ray God, help us all.....

    it is what it is
  17. Thank you for showing that people still care about people and kindness is a badge of valor unheralded.....
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  18. I thought that was how you guys flirt to get attention...
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  19. hellfire

    hellfire no one considers UPS people."real" Teamsters.-BUG

    At least get the kid something decent....also that driver needs to stop wasting time, he needs more stops obviously
  20. who broke your nice button? Don't give me a red x without considering the possible fact pattern that even though you believe this was a staged PR event wrought with pandering to the media, could you revisit the fact pattern and possible give lip service to the detail that the child is ill and any, quote any relief to that child is in fact an act of kindness whether orchestrated or not. I disagree with your RED X Mr. Hades Sparkler!@HELLFIRE