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    It does, doesn't it? A subtle indication of the...

    It does, doesn't it? A subtle indication of the overhead connected with the operation is the individualized areas of cutters, workholding, etc. surrounding some of those machines—as though they had...
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    Either there was a lot of equipment duplication...

    Either there was a lot of equipment duplication across the two companies, or whoever last walked away from those machines ain't expected back...
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    And Jimmy Hoffa was a pleasant family man...

    And Jimmy Hoffa was a pleasant family man...
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    [OT] Zahnrad, your PM mailbox is full...

    [OT] Zahnrad, your PM mailbox is full...
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    OK, I'll bite. Button shoes were in my mother's...

    OK, I'll bite. Button shoes were in my mother's time, as was payment in company scrip (in fact, during the depression her town paid in scrip) so I consider the two reasonably contemporaneous. In the...
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    "Company towns and scrip" went out with high...

    "Company towns and scrip" went out with high button shoes. As justification for organizing a workplace it's about as relevant as working conditions during construction of the pyramids.

    If you're...
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    In one of Scott Adams' books he presents a...

    In one of Scott Adams' books he presents a collection of stories contributed by readers of Dilbert (easily the most trenchant work-themed comic of the last 50 years) one of whom had written a program...
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    I stare at 3 screens all damn day. Two design...

    I stare at 3 screens all damn day. Two design computers for modeling parts and generating machining programs, and the third one is connected to the internet for email. That would be this one here,...
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