Cold out there

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Brownslave688, Jan 7, 2015.

  1. Brownslave688

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

    at least it looks cold from my couch. Picked a good week for vacation.
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  2. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    I'm off too! lol's frigid out there.
  3. Packmule

    Packmule Well-Known Member

    Yep, it's cold. I've been out there all week.
  4. Mike hunt

    Mike hunt Guest

    I just like Omer at the temp where I'm at and 3 degrees sucks the big one.

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    70s-80s out here in Cali. Don't hate.:D
  6. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    3 below here and looking outside looks like a scene from the movie Fargo. Wish you were here.

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    You can keep the sub zero temps, I'll keep the beautiful weather, women, and scenery. Even if I have to deal with the high cost of living and nut jobs.;)
  8. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    I imagine that means you are not looking for a job in the oil patch in North Dakota?

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    Those jobs couldn't pay me enough to live out there. Besides, the oil industry isn't exactly stable at moment.
  10. TooTechie

    TooTechie Geek in Brown

    Sub zero here tonight. I WANT them to try to say something to me about wearing a facemask tomorrow. Today it was 7 degrees not counting the windchill factor (10 mph sustained winds) and my face felt like it was going to fall off.
  11. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Remember the good old days when the truck stayed running and warm? Darn you telematics!
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  12. STFXG

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  13. clean hairy

    clean hairy Well-Known Member

    Why would Hockey Goalie attire keep you warm?
  14. Brownslave688

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

    I don't know. Clearing 2k a week sounds pretty nice.
  15. nayrsiem

    nayrsiem Member

    We've had wind chills in the -20 to -30 range for a few days now. center manager told us to wear what we needed to stay warm. I asked him if I could leave the truck running all day and he was not amused.

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  17. Brownslave688

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

    looks like a great opprutunity for some construction companies.

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    You would think, right? You got to ask yourself why housing and infrastructure hasn't boomed as well?
  19. Brownslave688

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

    Honestly mostly because all of the guys that would do those jobs are in the oil fields.

    The housing crisis really wouldn't be near as bad if it had not been for all the houses destroyed by the floods just as the boom started.

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    All the more reason for me to stay in California. The economy is bouncing back, real estate coming back up, and unemployment going down. I don't need to clear 2k a week to be happy here. Would be nice but not necessary.