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Groups: Motor City Kossacks

Diaries published: 14 (291 days since last diary on Sat Aug 09, 2014 at 03:47 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 1111 (63 days since last comment on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 10:35 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 2349

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: I Go Into Peoples' Homes For A Living, 169 comments, 536 recommends

People Following DuzT: 40

DuzT's Most Recent Diaries:

Enough time has passed that I can finally write about my father's death. He was far too young at 72 and died unnecessarily after brushing off the consequences of a fall in February. I was a complete ...
by DuzT
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Aug 09, 2014 at 03:47 AM PDT with 90 Recommends
Pole climbing class was the final step in the process of getting hired to be a phoneman and it was clearly designed as a test of one’s willpower, a “weeder” class as we used to say in college.
by DuzT
Comment Count 66 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 09:00 PM PST with 93 Recommends
Maybe you're a cop or a firefighter or, like me, a utility worker. Maybe you're working a cash register at a gas station. Or selling concessions or parking cars at a sporting event. Or driving an ...
by DuzT
Comment Count 53 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 07:05 PM PST with 64 Recommends
Little Mister, the cat who was my best little friend in the world, died in my arms the other day. One minute he was fine; running around, meowing and just generally being a cat, happy to see his “...
by DuzT
Comment Count 148 comments on Sat Oct 26, 2013 at 06:01 PM PDT with 205 Recommends
A while back I wrote about being attacked by a customer's dog while on the job as a utility worker, and how my company then proceeded to blame me for the whole incident. The following is a story ...
by DuzT
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 01:23 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
As a utility worker I encounter animals, wild and domestic, on a daily basis. Sometimes these encounters are beautiful, more often they're annoying and sometimes they're seriously dangerous. Below ...
by DuzT
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 08, 2013 at 05:03 PM PST with 28 Recommends

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