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by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

big ball chunky time wrote:
seanimal wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:
Regardless of if BumFug Trucking exists or not.



How much do you think a trucker who works consistently makes? Whats your plan once all these companies have to close?
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

This has been mentioned here already explicitly and implicitly, but can't business owners always just not own businesses and go work for someone else? You guys are making it sound like a huge struggle to keep it going, but I assume your experience as a business owner (and your acknowledgement that ...
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

This has been mentioned here already explicitly and implicitly, but can't business owners always just not own businesses and go work for someone else? You guys are making it sound like a huge struggle to keep it going, but I assume your experience as a business owner (and your acknowledgement that ...
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

Try hiring their drivers Omg that’s so easy!! I mean if you're offering top of the market wages.... Oh, well hey. Turns out my ad actually says “please do not apply if you already have a job with a lower paying carrier.” right across the top. Crazy how i thought that was a good idea. I’ll remove th...
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 4:21 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

WrigleyField 22 wrote:
Bote McBoteface wrote:
WrigleyField 22 wrote:So how are other firms fulfilling those orders?


They have drivers? We have 3 drivers and 5 trucks. Two trucks sit until we can hire.

Try hiring their drivers



Omg that’s so easy!!
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 3:42 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

So just a lot of competition in your space? Low cost to entry? We can’t hire. We have a wage that we can afford to pay AND still get shipments. That wage well above the industry standards already. It never takes long to find a driverWe have a good reputation and a fair wage. Its been a month or so....
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 3:13 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

Trucking. Shippers post a load and a price, we call if we are interested. Theres room for negotiation if the price is too low, but usually they can go up like 1% and if not they’ll wait for the next caller...30 seconds after i say no and hang up. So just a lot of competition in your space? Low cost...
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Apr 27, 2021 2:33 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

You’ve got to be horsefeathering kidding me. If a business didn’t make it or barely made it through COVID, no customers, no business, it’s because they are horsefeathers business people? Some of you guys are so issue focused you’re willfully ignorant of real life effects. I think you're missing my ...
by Bote McBoteface
Mon Apr 26, 2021 11:57 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

big ball chunky time wrote:
Bote McBoteface wrote:
sneakypower wrote:Image


Lose money for the honor of employing somebody. Got it.

Absolutely not.


cant imagine why you're having trouble finding people willing to work for you



Hahaha, WHAT?
by Bote McBoteface
Mon Apr 26, 2021 10:44 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

I mean, my pay is already at the top of the industry. Do you think that I should lose money employing somebody? How long do you think I can do that for? It is not that easy. I don’t know what the solution is, I certainly don’t hate what they’ve done to provide for people. But when it starts costing...
by Bote McBoteface
Mon Apr 26, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Guess what an idiot with a bat [expletive] conspiracy theory believes this time...
Replies: 78
Views: 5545

Re: Guess what an idiot with a bat [expletive] conspiracy theory believes this time...

He just said that two different people decided to name the group Q 100 years apart, like 70 years before it was actually a thing.

I love these guys so much.
by Bote McBoteface
Mon Apr 26, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

Restaurants in this area are closing on mondays due to labor shortage. Ive been trying to hire a truck driver for months, a process that usually takes a week. I don’t really get this? idea: offer better pay? I mean, my pay is already at the top of the industry. Do you think that I should lose money...
by Bote McBoteface
Thu Apr 22, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

Restaurants in this area are closing on mondays due to labor shortage. Ive been trying to hire a truck driver for months, a process that usually takes a week. I don’t really get this?
by Bote McBoteface
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:54 am
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: Guess what an idiot with an MiLB rulebook did this time?
Replies: 9
Views: 572

Re: Guess what an idiot with an MiLB rulebook did this time?

What collisions are the enlarged bases meant to reduce? I wouldn't have thought that collisions at 2nd or 3rd were a big problem needing solved(and it's unclear to me that bigger bases fix the problem) and I don't see how home plate collisions would have anything to do with base size. Yeah I don’t ...
by Bote McBoteface
Sun Feb 07, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Guess what an idiot with an unsustainable made up currency did THIS time...
Replies: 111
Views: 5214

Re: Guess what an idiot with an unsustainable made up currency did THIS time...

Bitcoin is the dumbest thing People are dumb. A simple safe would have saved it. Nah, theres really two options. You can leave the bitcoin in your account on a site like coinbase or kraken. But then youre at the mercy of their security and you risk your account being hacked and your money being sto...
by Bote McBoteface
Thu Feb 04, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Stocks
Replies: 593
Views: 45428

Re: Stocks

This comes with the “not a financial advisor” disclaimer, of course. It started when I came across this post on reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/RobinHoodPennyStocks/comments/kujxqh/nmtr_9_meters_biopharm_dd/?utm_source=share&utm_medium=ios_app&utm_name=iossmf Then I just started looking at ...
by Bote McBoteface
Wed Feb 03, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Stocks
Replies: 593
Views: 45428

Re: Stocks

NMTR just erased all of my GME/AMC losses. I am irrationally high on that stock and added 2500 at market open today
by Bote McBoteface
Thu Jan 28, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Stocks
Replies: 593
Views: 45428

Re: Stocks

So.....anybody know where the wallstreetbets forum has regrouped to?
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

Ding Dong Johnson wrote:
Soul wrote:
jersey cubs fan wrote:No you shouldn't google image search her name.


It's difficult to resist.

horsefeathering SAY WHAT???



Yeeeeaaah yikes
by Bote McBoteface
Sun Jan 24, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Video Game Thread
Replies: 2262
Views: 243837

Re: Video Game Thread

Never buy a computer when you are pissed off about your previous computer being awful since the moment you took it out of the box. I....might have basically maxed out an Alienware Aurora R11. Now I need some games on it more substantial than Rocket League and Catan. Being a Playstation-only gamer s...
by Bote McBoteface
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Video Game Thread
Replies: 2262
Views: 243837

Re: Video Game Thread

Never buy a computer when you are pissed off about your previous computer being awful since the moment you took it out of the box. I....might have basically maxed out an Alienware Aurora R11. Now I need some games on it more substantial than Rocket League and Catan. Being a Playstation-only gamer si...
by Bote McBoteface
Tue Jan 19, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

Bed, bath and beyond and kohls have dropped MyPillow. Your move, Walmart and amazon.
by Bote McBoteface
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:14 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Guess what an idiot in a ludicrously named extremist group did this time
Replies: 171
Views: 9885

Re: Guess what an idiot in a ludicrously named extremist group did this time

https://twitter.com/smotus/status/1349802709617057793 Omg this is my favorite one yet hahaha. How confident she was that she was just gonna like, go on with life. “I’m gonna switch paths”, omg I almost spit up my drink when I read that. Yeah, honey. To jail. She’s a school therapist! Hahaha Edit: I...
by Bote McBoteface
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:34 am
Forum: Social
Topic: The Politics Thread
Replies: 49010
Views: 2608467

Re: The Politics Thread

I thought that "removal from office requires 2/3rds of the Senate but disqualification from future office only requires a majority" sounded hinkey, but it's actually true with historical precedence: https://law.justia.com/constitution/us/article-2/49-judgment-removal-and-disqualification....

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