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Has Michigan hit a new low?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Stuffdeer, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. Stuffdeer

    Stuffdeer Senior Member
    Messages: 606

  2. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,925

    i guess a little bit of both. guys like that are just tryin to make a quick buck with no insurance or anyhitng else. im surprised he didnt say wuold plow for 3 gals. of gas....:dizzy:
  3. MB3

    MB3 Senior Member
    Messages: 123

    Hire hime as a sub

    Hire him as a sub - and pay him a candy bar :eek:
  4. exmark1

    exmark1 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,321

    That's a good idea! lol
  5. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Call and talk to the guy. He may be a great worker. He may also be a bum just looking for a handout. Looks like he is at least trying to make ends meet.
  6. Plowin in VT

    Plowin in VT Senior Member
    Messages: 233

    Is it me, or has the drivers side chain on his plow been replaced w/yellow nylon rope???
  7. toby4492

    toby4492 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,513

    It is a little deceiving but looks like the blade guide to me. If it is rope maybe his last ad was:

    Need rope for plow. Will shovel for piece of rope and a cookie. :D
  8. Runner

    Runner Senior Member
    Messages: 957

    Hmm....Sounds like alot of the mowing guys around here...- the vast majority of them actually.
  9. PremierLand

    PremierLand PlowSite.com Addict
    from detroit
    Messages: 1,572

    Sad thing is that it will just get worse....

    Thanks Jenny!!!!!!
  10. Runner

    Runner Senior Member
    Messages: 957

    Well atleast they DID do away with the service tax proposal,....that would have REALLY made things worse. :rolleyes:
  11. firelwn82

    firelwn82 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,866

    Um yeah thanks to SUPER Mole Granholm its only getting worse. I can't wait to see how many more shmucks show up this mowing season. :realmad: She needs to get back to where she came from CANADA
  12. derekbroerse

    derekbroerse 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377


    Hey, if she's a loser, we don't want her back, you can keep her. Free of charge. :jester:
  13. firelwn82

    firelwn82 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,866

    No really you can have her.
  14. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,249

    Nope you can take her and your garbage back with her. ;)

    Did you guys hear about the new Michigan state tree? Taxus

    Isn't that jetskiman's truck? lolololololol
  15. derekbroerse

    derekbroerse 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    Ugh... the Toronto Wasteful People Society's Garbage? There are soooooo many people there that are too lazy to do basic recycling...

    Did she come to you in the back of one of the trucks? :p

    OK we'll take her back but we want our clean fresh water back too... :jester: AND our Hydro-Electricity.... soo you can't blame us for anymore of your blackouts...! (especially when it was YOUR plant that failed, not ours!)
  16. firelwn82

    firelwn82 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,866

    She probably did come on one of those trucks. She stunk so bad they thought she'd fit right in with the rest of the trash in political office.
  17. groundbreakers

    groundbreakers Senior Member
    Messages: 828

    she's good ... but not stong enough .... plus you also gotta thank the WAR LEADER himself ....
  18. karol

    karol Senior Member
    Messages: 128


    What's the problem with Canada. tymusic If you feel threatened by this add then I don't know what kind of people you do business with. Any of my customers if they would see a add or flyer like like this especially with the kind of truck and plow he or she has no matter the price they would not want anything to do with this outfit. This is a good deal for the cherry pickers. I don't do business with people like that as an add like this would not get me worked up at all... Maybe you should move to Canada as there are no adds like this here. You'd be safe here....
  19. magnatrac

    magnatrac PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,059

    I know of a guy that works for food. Here ortonville,mi there is a guy that is plowing a little ceasers for hot n ready pizza's. We have given them quotes to do their lot ( we already service connected lots). It seems after every good size storm they are unhappy with the service they are getting in exchange of pizza. The manager told us this clown has a $500 credit at their little ceasers!!! Who the heck want's 100 day old pizzas. Now if they sold beer that would be a different story:drinkup: Oh well I just laugh every time I see their snow covered icy lot !!! Good Luck !!!!!
  20. firelwn82

    firelwn82 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,866

    Your taking this all out of context bud. Ready between the lines. All I'm saying is everyone here in Michigan are feeling the pinch and that she needs to go back to Canada where she came from.