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    Crappy shifts

    Anyone else here work a crappy shift? I work 4pm to 6am Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights. I am hating life right now since I am going to miss the spring game tomorrow. Who else is in my boat?



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    At least you are not stuck in portugal due to ash.


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    Re: Crappy shifts

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    Anyone else here work a crappy shift? I work 4pm to 6am Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights. I am hating life right now since I am going to miss the spring game tomorrow. Who else is in my boat?
    Where do you work that has such odd hours?



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    At least you are not stuck in portugal due to ash.
    We should all suffer such misfortune.



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    6-10 every day, April-June and October-November.


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    Re: Crappy shifts

    3rd shift, all the time. Terrible hours.


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    D.J'ed 6-midnight at a local radio station one summer. was able to do whatever i wanted as the only one there.


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    Re: Crappy shifts

    I worked third shift for about three years right out of college and loved it. No way was I getting on days right away and second shift is a complete social life killer. I had my weeks of not being able to sleep and then not being able to stay awake at work but I think everyone who works 3rd gets those at times. I didnt usually require much sleep so I'd always be up from 6pm Thursday night until 2-3am Saturday after going out Friday night....almost a three day weekend every week if you can stay up or survive off a small nap Friday morning. 3rd shift is great in the winter too when there isnt much to do outside and it always seems dark and gloomy.....summer is a different story though.



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    I have the crappiest shift of all; unemployment.



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFever View Post
    I have the crappiest shift of all; unemployment.
    We refer to that as a lifestyle choice.

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    Re: Crappy shifts

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFever View Post
    I have the crappiest shift of all; unemployment.
    Sometimes I fantasize about working that shift!



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    Do you have tuesday-friday off? That would be a dream schedule to me.



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    Quote Originally Posted by tiberius View Post
    Do you have tuesday-friday off? That would be a dream schedule to me.

    That sounds good besides the fact my wife/kid/friends have Saturday and Sunday off.



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    My first job out of college I got bumped around on the shifts a lot. I can sympathize man.



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    Re: Crappy shifts

    I used to work 7pm to 4am sunday-thursday. It feels like you are among the dead. You have to get beer the night before cause nothing is open till six, and you feel like a real lush when your in the bar at 7 every morning!



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