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Old 01-09-2010, 10:25 PM   #21
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Upon further reflection, your avatar is lookin' mighty plucky himself...


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Old 01-10-2010, 12:03 PM   #22
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I'll bet that saved you a bunch of $. Talk about LBYM...

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Old 01-10-2010, 09:51 PM   #23
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I remember working at a fast food restaurant back in the day.

We had a metal cheese dispensing machine that were supposed to disassemble and clean after close, but since wanted to leave and party standard procedure was to keep filling it with water and pumping until it ran somewhat clear instead of orange.

Everyone, manager on down, was in on this time saving technique. We knew how to clean the parts if asked, but the pump and flush was much faster.

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A classic, if apocryphal, medical student story: to reinforce the importance of hand washing, a group of students were given a small amount of oatmeal that was laced with something that glows with UV "black" light. They were told to be sure and wash their hands before patient contact. Each passed an initial screen with the light to assure it was negative right after ingestion.

48 hours later, a team went in to inspect the patient rooms with a black light. There was feces everywhere. EVERYWHERE. Sheets, patient pillows, the ceiling (!), floors, faucets, door handles, their stethoscopes, hands, and their genitals.

We live in a world of, uh..., enteric flora in my job, and it's not much better in restaurants. Then again, most of our exposure, by a factor of thousands I'd guess, is the stuff we carry around in our bodies all the time.
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Never heard it called that before...
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Anyone seen that Beavis & Butthead when they're working at a fast food restaurant? It's not too far from the truth.

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