RE: We're Number 13! We're Number 13!

Subject: RE: We're Number 13! We're Number 13!
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: Sarah Stegall <sstegall -at- bivio -dot- net>, Keith Hood <klhra -at- yahoo -dot- com>, TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>, voxwoman <voxwoman -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 7 Jan 2010 14:08:05 -0500

Sarah Stegall retorted:
> "Being a roustabout does have one great psychological advantage over
> office work. Out in the oil field, when things reach the
> point where you
> believe that a piece of equipment or a coworker needs to be belabored
> with a 2 by 4, other people understand that."
> Ah, yes. Percussive maintenance. A fine old tradition.

And when it's personnel, rather than equipment on the receiving end, it's called "Givin' 'em a tune-up".

Still a fine old tradition.

- Kevin

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