Chicago, the American unions, and smelling men
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It's my third day here in
And have you ever been in touch with the American unions? I have just made my first experiences, very funny! The workers are getting a break every 2 hours. Whatever they do, the just stop, whatever they carry, they drop it and go for their break. I was waiting for the delivery of the computers we rented. So the guy was close to our booth, I could actually see him comming, and then? Breakfast! He stopped his trolley, turned around and went for his break. Don't think I am allowed to move his trolley, no way! I had to wait half an hour until he came back and moved the stuff over to our booth. Unbelievable! But thats just one example, theres a lot more. You are not allowed to climb up a ladder, plug in a cable, or even change a light bulb.
However, all computers are up and running and I am well prepared for the trade show, which is starting tomorrow.
Beside of work I went for sight seeing today. I got up to the
Well, afterwards I went to the
I just went for a walk on the shopping mile, bought some sandwiches and a six pack beer. I will spend the evening in my room, chilling, before the fair is starting tomorrow morning.
Good Night from the Windy City
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