So, So Many Have Bad Backs

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by MitEman, Jan 28, 2014.

  1. MitEman

    MitEman New Member

    Clearing snow, and ice from sidewalks and steps is old fashioned.
    Only old people make sure it's clean.
    Generation X and Millennial's just walk on it, pack it into ice.
    I figure they all have bad backs, can't lift a shovel full of snow.
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  2. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    You're the worst poet ever. That didn't even rhyme.
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  3. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    I shovel every time it snows, I put down ice melt, I scrape off the ice if its warm enough, etc. I wish half the people on my route did the same. Apparently I have something to lose if someone gets hurt on my property.
  4. Box Ox

    Box Ox Well-Known Member

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  5. These are responsibilities you sign up for when actually buying a house in my opinion. I do all this too, except the ice melt. I try to make sure it doesn't get to that point.
  6. Marne Vet

    Marne Vet Well-Known Member

    You can tell which houses don't shovel their walkways on my trip. There's usually a stack of Delivery Notices on or around their property. F them.

    My safety > Their delivery
  7. Anonymous 10

    Anonymous 10 Guest

    They give us ice cleats where I'm at. I never where then I just walk like a penguin on the ice.
  8. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    First year I have not fallen flat on my back, yet. Getting too old to pick myself up on an icy driveway or sidewalk.
  9. Brownslave688

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

    I never shovel my drive. I think I got my share with a 150 ft drive growing up. Lol

    Doesn't stop me from cursing all those that I deliver too.
  10. toonertoo

    toonertoo Most Awesome Dog Staff Member

    No they are just worthless, and lazy.
  11. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Ice steps? no problem, bag and throw.
  12. Anonymous 10

    Anonymous 10 Guest

    You just jinxed it.

    OVERBOARD Active Member

    No shovel No Delivery is my motto. There is no way I'm breaking my ass to Deliver your pkg.
  14. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Are you old?
  15. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Not me, I deliver them all, very slowly.
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  16. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Walking like a penguin takes longer.

    OVERBOARD Active Member

    Yeah there is some but there is no way I'm going to trek through a foot of snow to get to your house
  18. Monkey Butt

    Monkey Butt Dark Prince of Double Standards Staff Member

    I shoveled a 2 foot wide path down my 650 ft driveway today - in fact twice.
    We keep one side wheels in the shoveled area to get up and down driveway.

    BSWALKS I Wanna Be Sedated

    How much snow did you end up getting down there?
  20. Inthegame

    Inthegame Well-Known Member

    You have 2 foot wide tires? We shovel 2 one foot wide paths up north.