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    Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    from Woodward. Of course, they said it's the Hawkeye state



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    When I first saw that episode, I couldn't stop laughing.



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    I didn't catch this particular episode. But I do remember watching the episode on the pig farm outside of Las Vegas, Nevada. It was classic.


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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Someone should write mike and let him know about our ag school and explain somethings to him, and while they're at it should also send a t-shirt so he can redeem himself on television.


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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Mike Rowe knows what's best ;)


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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Quote Originally Posted by SouthernHawk View Post
    Mike Rowe knows what's best ;)
    He should wear a Hawkeye shirt. I've seen the show...he's used to wearing ****.



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    from Woodward. Of course, they said it's the Hawkeye state
    *nudge* It is the Hawkeye state.

    Unfortunately our backwards sisters to the East aren't too creative. They ripped off their mascot from the state's nickname and their uniforms from the Steel Curtain teams



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    *nudge* It is the Hawkeye state.

    Unfortunately our backwards sisters to the East aren't too creative. They ripped off their mascot from the state's nickname and their uniforms from the Steel Curtain teams
    I beg to differ since we got permission to overhaul the uniforms like the Steelers and we borrowed the nickname from the state of IOWA!
    oh and dont forget u got ur nickname from a freaken newspaper!



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    And a newspaper gave the state of Iowa it's nickname, which in turn was given to the SUI and therefore granted you a name to chant as you lay your offerings at it's altar.

    Two guys from Burlington who operated the Burlington "Hawkeye" newspaper lobbied to have the state nicknamed after their paper, which in turn was so named because of a somewhat bizarre fascination with this man:

    Chief Black Hawk



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    The pig farmer in question did go to IA State as I went to school with him.



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Not to hijack this thread or anything, but does anybody else think that Discovery Channel should change their name to the Dirty Jobs Channel?? I mean seriously, everytime I go to Discovery lately Diry Jobs is on. It's like a couple years ago when all you could watch was American Chopper or Monster Garage. To me it would seem people get tired of watching the same show(s) night after night, especially when they're all repeats... I know I do...



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Quote Originally Posted by JRCampy View Post
    Not to hijack this thread or anything, but does anybody else think that Discovery Channel should change their name to the Dirty Jobs Channel?? I mean seriously, everytime I go to Discovery lately Diry Jobs is on. It's like a couple years ago when all you could watch was American Chopper or Monster Garage. To me it would seem people get tired of watching the same show(s) night after night, especially when they're all repeats... I know I do...
    Hey, watch it there - without MythBusters (another Discovery Channel show) we wouldn't have had a raging, vicious, near murderous debate about whether a plane could take off of a treadmill.

    That and I really hope they bring back a second season of Fight Quest.


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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    That and I really hope they bring back a second season of Fight Quest.
    I saw a bunch of promos for it about a month ago but haven't seen anything since... If they filmed it then I am sure they will air it...



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    Re: Iowa Pig farmer on Dirty Jobs

    Quote Originally Posted by JRCampy View Post
    Not to hijack this thread or anything, but does anybody else think that Discovery Channel should change their name to the Dirty Jobs Channel?? I mean seriously, everytime I go to Discovery lately Diry Jobs is on. It's like a couple years ago when all you could watch was American Chopper or Monster Garage. To me it would seem people get tired of watching the same show(s) night after night, especially when they're all repeats... I know I do...

    Or 3 months straight of deadliest catch?There was only so many times I could watch Capt Numbnuts spew blood



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    Quote Originally Posted by clonerules View Post
    Or 3 months straight of deadliest catch?There was only so many times I could watch Capt Numbnuts spew blood


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