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    Media/journalism jobs are the worst jobs in 2015. Three of the 10 jobs are media/journalism related.



    These are the 10 worst jobs of 2015
    Benjamin Snyder | April 15, 2015, 1:31 PM EDT

    Here’s the full list:

    The worst of 2015
    1. Newspaper reporter
    2. Lumberjack
    3. Enlisted military personnel
    4. Cook
    5. Broadcaster
    6. Photojournalist
    7. Corrections officer
    8. Taxi driver
    9. Firefighter
    10. Mail carrier
    http://fortune.com/2015/04/15/worst-jobs/
    "Stand for the flag ~ Kneel for the fallen"

    "A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer." ~ Bruce Lee

  • #2
    I don't agree with the "best of" 2015 jobs...I wouldn't want to be a dental hygienist.


    The best of 2015

    1. Actuary
    2. Audiologist
    3. Mathematician
    4. Statistician
    5. Biomedical engineer
    6. Data scientist
    7. Dental hygienist
    8. Software engineer
    9. Occupational therapist
    10. Computer systems analyst
    "Stand for the flag ~ Kneel for the fallen"

    "A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer." ~ Bruce Lee

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    • #3
      How tough could journalism be? There's no legal, civil, or professional consequences for getting anything wrong, or even inventing stories out of whole cloth.

      And most firefighter jobs are hotly competed for; the smoke-eaters really love their work.

      I wonder what criteria they used to establish these.
      Any man can hold his place when the bands play and women throw flowers; it is when the enemy presses close and metal shears through the ranks that one can acertain which are soldiers, and which are not.

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      • #4
        How about toxic waste diver?

        https://bigbluetechnews.wordpress.co...-hazmat-diver/

        I think this job beats anything you can come up with...

        They swim in sewage. Enough said.

        “The worst was at a factory pig farm,” says Steven M. Barsky, the author of Diving in High-Risk Environments, the industry bible for hazardous-materials divers. “A guy had driven his truck into the waste lagoon and drowned. Not only was it full of urine and liquid pig feces, the farmer had dumped all the needles used to inject the pigs with antibiotics and hormones in there.” Someone had to recover the body, and the task fell to commercial hazmat divers.

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        • #5
          Yeah right.

          I'd rate being a cop right up there, hookers, city maintenance workers, cabbies, divers on oil rigs, ect...

          http://www.bls.gov/iif/oshwc/cfar0020.pdf
          Credo quia absurdum.


          Quantum mechanics describes nature as absurd from the point of view of common sense. And yet it fully agrees with experiment. So I hope you can accept nature as She is - absurd! - Richard Feynman

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          • #6
            Originally posted by Persephone View Post
            Media/journalism jobs are the worst jobs in 2015. Three of the 10 jobs are media/journalism related.



            http://fortune.com/2015/04/15/worst-jobs/
            I would add law enforcement officer.
            My worst jump story:
            My 13th jump was on the 13th day of the month, aircraft number 013.
            As recorded on my DA Form 1307 Individual Jump Log.
            No lie.

            ~
            "Everything looks all right. Have a good jump, eh."
            -2 Commando Jumpmaster

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            • #7
              Originally posted by Persephone View Post
              Media/journalism jobs are the worst jobs in 2015. Three of the 10 jobs are media/journalism related.



              http://fortune.com/2015/04/15/worst-jobs/
              Funny, since mail carriers are very well paid and have excellent benefits. So do enlisted military personnel and firefighters, and these are all voluntary jobs. I wonder where "garbage collector" and "septic tank pumper" rank, and why?
              Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? Who is watching the watchers?

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              • #8
                Originally posted by Bwaha View Post
                Yeah right.

                I'd rate being a cop right up there, hookers, city maintenance workers, cabbies, divers on oil rigs, ect...

                http://www.bls.gov/iif/oshwc/cfar0020.pdf
                Divers on oil rigs are very highly paid specialists who do their work voluntarily. So are city workers, who have better wages and benefits than the average American. Therefore, that classification is nonsense. Dangerous, yes, but "worst", never.

                More libby-speak BS, especially coming from Fortune 500, the mouthpiece of the 1%.
                Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? Who is watching the watchers?

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                • #9
                  "So do enlisted military personnel and firefighters"

                  These two groups risk thier lives on a regular bases. Most all the others have to worry about the ac falling out.
                  "Ask not what your country can do for you"

                  Left wing, Right Wing same bird that they are killing.

                  you’re entitled to your own opinion but not your own facts.

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                  • #10
                    I would add thug.
                    My worst jump story:
                    My 13th jump was on the 13th day of the month, aircraft number 013.
                    As recorded on my DA Form 1307 Individual Jump Log.
                    No lie.

                    ~
                    "Everything looks all right. Have a good jump, eh."
                    -2 Commando Jumpmaster

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Mountain Man View Post
                      Funny, since mail carriers are very well paid and have excellent benefits. So do enlisted military personnel and firefighters, and these are all voluntary jobs. I wonder where "garbage collector" and "septic tank pumper" rank, and why?
                      In our area at least a lot of postal carriers are now contract employees with moderate pay and limited benefits, including all rural route carriers. This started after they closed the nearest sorting center and a couple post offices.

                      Is Congress still considering disbanding the USPS, or has that issue been settled?
                      Any man can hold his place when the bands play and women throw flowers; it is when the enemy presses close and metal shears through the ranks that one can acertain which are soldiers, and which are not.

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