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All hail the snowplow driver!

snowplowToday is Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day in Wisconsin.  I've got to admit--it sure is a whole lot easier to appreciate them when the temperature is in the 60's! According to Governor Doyle, who declared today's special day for drivers of snow plows, we need to be more careful around snow plows while they clear the roads of ice and snow so we can get where we need to be. The proclamation also notes that there are 400 crashes involving snow plows every year in Wisconsin. All right, I guess I agree that we should use extra caution around snow plows, and that we should be thankful that the government pays people to clear the roads so we don't have to wait until spring to leave our houses. That does merit some appreciation.  I know it's been a while since the last snowstorm, but it hasn't been so long that I've forgotten the chore of re-shoveling a clear driveway that a snowplow has just refilled. Whoever does my street goes so fast and flings that stuff so far that I've also had to re-shovel the entire sidewalk in front of my house! Appreciate them, yes. Run out and buy them a card? I don't think so. Here's somebody else who's probably not a fan:

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11/10/2009 7:53AM
All hail the snowplow driver!
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PianoPlanet... Thanks heaps for this!... if anyone else has anything, it would be much appreciated. Great website HOT Pianoforte Links http://www.en.Grand-Pianos.org Enjoy!...
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