A new anti-Mitt Romney ad from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees features Richard Hayes, the garbageman who deals with the Romneys’ trash at their oceanfront mansion in La Jolla, California. Dubbed by AFSCME as one of the “people who make America happen,” Hayes talks about his laborious job, and criticizes the GOP nominee for not caring about the government-dependent “47 percent” of voters who the candidate believes won’t vote for him anyway: “My name is Richard Hayes, and I pick up Mitt Romney’s trash. We’re kind of like the invisible people.
Comments: Are you kidding me is right. You know you have reached a new low when even the author of this article mocks this dude. The regime is guilty of being trash. Good. Grief.
Hey Mr. Garbage man, it's not Mitt Romney's fault that all the CEO positions at huge corporation, (for which we KNOW you are well qualified) were already filled and trash collection is the best job you could get. (with apologies to trash collectors who aren't ingrates working for unions). BTW, I agree with #7.
In my town, trash collector is a nice political patronage job. They rush through their route, are through early in the day, and get to go home early. It pays well, and has generous benefits. After a suitable time on this patronage perch, the trash collectors are moved on up, courtesy of attrition, to even better pay and working conditions.
My name is Bubba Zubba and I work at the sewer plant downstream from Mitt Romney's mansion. Let me tell you, his stuff stinks. It smells like rotting money. And Mitt Romney is the Honeypot Badger -- Mitt Romney don't cayuh 'bout me.
I checked out the salary scale of 'Sanitation Drivers' in San Diego City, and depending on tenure, they make between $38,000 & $55,000 a year. Not bad work if you can get it... and these guys RARELY ever get out of the cab. The trash can pick-ups are done by a mechanical arm on the truck. I'm a native San Diegan, and I see how it's done.
The Obama campaign is SICK. Even the guys at Mediaite know it.
FTA)*Residents do come out and shake our hands. Sometimes they give us hugs and thank us for the job we’re doing, hand us water and Gatorades. Tell us we’re doing a good job and keep up the good work. Picking up 15, 16 tons by hand*
Hugs for the garbage truck?? It's all mechanical; they never leave the cab. And the drivers bring their own dam bevies.
FTA: "“My name is Richard Hayes, and I pick up Mitt Romney’s trash. We’re kind of like the invisible people..."
Invisible people? Actually Mr. Hayes, until the LEFTISTS convinced the USA that a college degree is REQUIRED to prove you is edumacated, Garbage Man was a career held in high regard. Good pay, home before 3pm(made for lotsa Dad's at games, plays, etc...).....but Noooooooo, lefty sc um had to get everyone in Womyn's underwater basket weaving degrees.....
You sir are invisible ONLY to the Left. To the Right, you are an important cog in the machine of civilization.
Oy vey. This tripe is beyond stupid. This union buffoon has the nerve to critize the Romney's. I'm sure that Mitt and company don't think that Mr Hayes is an invisible man. It use to be that a garbageman was a job to be proud of but thanks to the libdopes that is no longer the case. It just shows that the Odummer campaign is in full desperation mode and will always have a good supply of useful idiots.
I'm not a garbage man (I'll digress: why does he self identify as a garbage MAN? It hurts my feelings to know that women can never be garbage men...maybe we should all say "sanitation engineer" or something else gender-neutral. You know, to be fair.)
I never get hugs at the office. No one shakes my hand. I work, they pay me. End of story.
And can't you just see claims of sexual harassment if the garbage man was touched?
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