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Old 05-01-2013, 10:41 PM
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I don't know about anyone else, but I really enjoy spending that extra five minutes walking the property picking up empty fortys, cheap whiskey bottles, fast food bags, and hair extensions before firing up the trimmer.
No fortys today, but there were tons of paper trash, soda cans, and water bottles.

And a brake pad. Right where I would have hit it with my mower.




Discriminate me this - why don't I have to pick up trash in any other neighborhoods before I mow?

I really need to drop these accounts.
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Old 05-02-2013, 12:17 AM
GrassGuerilla GrassGuerilla is offline
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What kind of mower do you use for cutting bricks and bottle jacks? I use my bagger for the condoms crack pipes, Brillo and syringes. They must make some funked up compost with city yard waste.

Several years back I was cutting a big vacant lot for a bank in the HOOD. Parked my truck on the street in the shade. The locals must have had a good laugh. Bunch of young kids were playing in the street. When I finished up mowing I went to get the trimmer. Yeah, you guessed it. Gone. Along with a push mower and a blower. Nobody saw anything.

Descrimination my arse. It's a matter of risk vs reward. If it makes the hair on the back of your neck stand up, it probably isn't worth it.
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