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Old December 20th, 2005, 11:28 PM   #1
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Now hiring in the war zone

Gee i have a chance to go to war and the wife wont let me .

KBR which is a sub of Haliburton is hiring us old recovery pros to go pick up tanks and other stuff needing recovery in the Friendly Middle East .

3 years experinece in Heavy recovery military of commercial , CDL class A required . Wonder what they pay

Oh it does say you will be under armed escourt and and wearing armor

So who wants to go with me ? :gman:
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Old December 20th, 2005, 11:32 PM   #2
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ill go with you for about $250 k per year.
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Old December 20th, 2005, 11:40 PM   #3
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buh bye
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Old December 21st, 2005, 12:02 AM   #4
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only if I can go with you.
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Old December 21st, 2005, 05:28 AM   #5
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Do I get the Grand while you are gone?
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Old December 21st, 2005, 05:55 AM   #6
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hmm that really doesnt sound too fun
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Old December 21st, 2005, 07:13 AM   #7
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Ah yes, my tank threw a tread in the field and I need a pickup. I'm at the corner of sagebrush and dustdevil.
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Old December 21st, 2005, 11:51 AM   #8
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If you really wanna, make them a package deal and i'll go as your personal security detachment.....theres real good money in any contract job over there....just make sure they let me outfit the rig my way....

yeehaw..

going back to war.....

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Old December 21st, 2005, 12:12 PM   #9
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You could make a lot of $ over there, even on a short tour. Rememebr, its all tax-free.
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Old December 21st, 2005, 03:23 PM   #10
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I would go if the pay was right. Why not waste another year of my life to make some dough.
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Old December 21st, 2005, 03:28 PM   #11
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if i had the qualifacations, id go over there.
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Old December 21st, 2005, 04:30 PM   #12
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I would do it.

I know my wife would have my bags sitting at the front door before I got home from work.:tonka:
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Old December 21st, 2005, 08:01 PM   #13
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I give it some real thought if it wasnt in a damn desert , man i hate the desert

Some where like , like well some where they have trees and green shit instead of sand :gman:

Excuse me my heavy tow truck is not properly supplied , its a HEAVY tow truck so i want a god damn 105 howitzer on that boom got it !

M16 ? oh hell no how about one of them snipper rifles i see no need to let them get close enough to shoot back now do you .

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Old December 21st, 2005, 08:12 PM   #14
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I'll tell my buddy about it, he ran a m88 tank retriver during Nam, so he might be up for a quick tour of duty. he has all the pics from the tour he did, lots of heavy stuff.
my self I could do it , just not up for the dayly highlights of getting my head blown off.
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Old December 21st, 2005, 09:14 PM   #15
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Tell you the truth i feel you should get recognized same as military personal for doing any of the civi jobs over there at this point . its still a full blown war zone . If i was to pick up military rights such as medical care for ever more id be very tempted .
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Old December 22nd, 2005, 05:44 AM   #16
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that by itself would be worth it, plus think of the storys you'll bring home
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Old December 22nd, 2005, 06:15 AM   #17
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that by itself would be worth it, plus think of the storys you'll bring home
Marv already has a lifetime of stories. I'm sure he'd rather see his grandkids grow up then get more.
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Old December 22nd, 2005, 07:24 AM   #18
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Gee i have a chance to go to war and the wife wont let me .

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My wife won't let me! Oh pleeeaaaazzzz! Like you'd leave all that you spent all this time building! The house, the businesses, the great wife, the tank trap....:miff:
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