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White Collar or Blue Collar?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by NumNutz, Nov 27, 2008.

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White Collar or Blue Collar? (Public)

  1. Very White Collar

    3.7%
  2. White Collar

    23.6%
  3. Blue Collar

    30.1%
  4. Very Blue Collar

    13.0%
  5. Somewhere in the middle...

    29.6%
  1. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:31 AM
    #1
    NumNutz

    NumNutz [OP] One of the original 7928

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    Just wondering... thought it might be funny too.
     
  2. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:34 AM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    yeah man, blue collar all the way :D
     
  3. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:36 AM
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    concrete jedi

    concrete jedi Well-Known Member

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    Broken and scratched tailgate, cracked rear tail light lens, coffee stain in driver seat.
    I am blue collar but looking to be white soon, the company I work for is messed up and could use my help. :rofl:
     
  4. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:37 AM
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    oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    Used to be white collar. Realized it wasn't me. Got a job in a chemical plant. Best job I've ever had. No office politics, good people who have your back, good pay. Only problem is its a 24/7 deal and I'm working today.
     
  5. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:41 AM
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    007Tacoma

    007Tacoma I dub thee malicious!

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    I added "somewhere in the middle"...

    I work in an office and in the field. I am not a manager, but I do have a desk. I do hands on work and computer work. Basically, I do whatever it takes to get jobs done.
     
  6. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:49 AM
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    Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Blue blue blue.........:rolleyes: As blue as it comes - factory work on machinery/production.

    I don't mind it if I didn't have to rotate shifts or work weekends.
     
  7. Nov 27, 2008 at 6:59 AM
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    RoyB

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    Electrician. White collar is boring, I tried it.
     
  8. Nov 27, 2008 at 7:01 AM
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    genxer36

    genxer36 Lord of Tomfoolery

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    I guess I would fall in the white collar section. I'm an IT guy. Some manual labor. But mostly technical complicated problems, that require some thought.
     
  9. Nov 27, 2008 at 7:09 AM
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    das56170

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    What does the military count as? Cammie collar?:D
     
  10. Nov 27, 2008 at 7:10 AM
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    jrw1965

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    Blue, Retired from the Air Force in aircraft maintenance. Figured it was the only thing I know, so still working on airplanes
     
  11. Nov 27, 2008 at 7:31 AM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    blue collar to the bone.....mechanic!!!:D i like getting my hands dirty!!
     
  12. Nov 27, 2008 at 8:14 AM
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    Dilsky

    Dilsky There go my nipples again!

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    I went with somewhere in the middle. Environmental consulting.....I spend about 80% of my time in the field right now.....definately don't enjoy a lot of the other 20%.
     
  13. Nov 27, 2008 at 8:32 AM
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    piercedtiger

    piercedtiger Devout Atheist

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    Same here... I wear dress pants, shirt and tie, but find myself crawling through basements, closets and ceiling tiles doing whatever it takes to fix shit.

    Well, at least I used to get that dirty... :laugh: New job (with the more "formal" attire) keeps me a bit cleaner, but only because they have contractors and electricians to string cable. I still have to swap equipment in the closets, connect the wiring the electricians run, and drag printers/monitors/PCs anywhere over 5 floors of a hospital and 22 other buildings.

    I have a cubicle, but with 22 other buildings to support I can't do everything remotely. :laugh:
     
  14. Nov 27, 2008 at 9:15 AM
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    DestroyerFan

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    Blue . . . I am a union glazier. I would rather be hangin on the outside of high rises than in one. :D
     
  15. Nov 27, 2008 at 9:26 AM
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    NumNutz

    NumNutz [OP] One of the original 7928

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    Good add. I should have put that myself.
     
  16. Nov 27, 2008 at 9:29 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Somewhere in the middle...

    I'm a software developer, so my days are spent in a cube. But my nights are spent working on my truck - does that count as blue collar? I want to be a man of the people... :)
     
  17. Nov 27, 2008 at 10:55 AM
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    joedirt

    joedirt Revived and BACK baby!

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  18. Nov 27, 2008 at 11:03 AM
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    squad314

    squad314 Thinks he's Steve McQueen

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    Blue collar....Literally.:D
     
  19. Nov 27, 2008 at 12:31 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

    WilsonTheDog Kylie's dad

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    I work for a federal contractor (insurance) so white collar. Although, I have a very blue collar attitude, i.e. I basically don't like my job and would rather be out doing something more physical. I typically can't wait for the weekend so I can be outside doing something else and it's also why I play softball almost year round.
     
  20. Nov 27, 2008 at 2:34 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    i'm a network engineer as well as a shift supervisor, so somewhat management as well. also going for my BBA in technology services management, so possibly climbing up that ladder a lil further....i docked white collar
     
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