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    Default Adapt and Overcome.. Too funny not to share.

    So I wake up to find that My dryer had stopped working sometime during the middle of the night due to a power glitch. My uniform shirt is wet and I am freaking out because I really do not want to report for duty only to pull My shirt off and stick it in the Departments dryer.

    So I hang My shirt out of the window and surprisingly enough at 75MPH a 5.11 Polo will dry nicely over a 25 Mile trip.

    Also I should add that seatbelts were worn and every safety precaution was taken and none of the wildlife were disturbed very much.

    Anybody ever have one of those days?
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    First, I can imagine what the people on I-75 probably thought. ;-)

    Second, are you required to show up for work with your duty shirt on and keep it on? I know I could care less if one of my guys showed up, explained what happened, and threw his shirt in the dryer for a bit.
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    I haven't had that happen..... Yet. But I did get up early one morning and make all the necessary preparations to drive the 6 miles to work........... On a Snowmobile.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hwoods View Post
    I haven't had that happen..... Yet. But I did get up early one morning and make all the necessary preparations to drive the 6 miles to work........... On a Snowmobile.
    Hey Brother, get that snowmobile serviced and ready for the upcoming winter, as it appears that it will be a duesy!

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    Quote Originally Posted by CaptOldTimer View Post
    Hey Brother, get that snowmobile serviced and ready for the upcoming winter, as it appears that it will be a duesy!

    Things you say about excessive snow are not funny to me.
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    Uh, you only got one shirt?

    Actually, I've had this happen, but it was only damp and I just wore it anyway.

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    I was on a little family outing to the local farmer's market and we were heading to a festival in a nearby town. Well I am holding the flowers in my lap and little did I know they were dripping all over the croth of my jeans. Suddenly I realize my pants are wet and CRAP! Now what? It looked like I ****ed myself. So I took off my pants and just like you hung them out the window at 75 going down I94!

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    Quote Originally Posted by FyredUp View Post
    I was on a little family outing to the local farmer's market and we were heading to a festival in a nearby town. Well I am holding the flowers in my lap and little did I know they were dripping all over the croth of my jeans. Suddenly I realize my pants are wet and CRAP! Now what? It looked like I ****ed myself. So I took off my pants and just like you hung them out the window at 75 going down I94!

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    Im sorry, but that's pretty damn funny.

    I have only been in that situation with hats being wet. Hang 'em out the window on the highway and it dries it out quick.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FyredUp View Post
    I was on a little family outing to the local farmer's market and we were heading to a festival in a nearby town. Well I am holding the flowers in my lap and little did I know they were dripping all over the croth of my jeans. Suddenly I realize my pants are wet and CRAP! Now what? It looked like I ****ed myself. So I took off my pants and just like you hung them out the window at 75 going down I94!

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