Pictures of Corthay's workshop

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  1. Lucky Strike

    Lucky Strike Senior member

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    So small, they had to reduce the size of the workers: [​IMG]
     


  2. Fabienne

    Fabienne Senior member

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    [​IMG]

    They were very good with him, they let him play with the tools and explained things, he was in heaven.
     


  3. DocHolliday

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    So small, they had to reduce the size of the workers:

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    Now this is how to cut production costs. Child labor, will your benefits ever cease?
     


  4. marc237

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    These photos are wonderful.

    I also feel that I have a far better appreciation as the recent labor unrest involving the youth of France.
     


  5. RJman

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    [​IMG]

    They were very good with him, they let him play with the tools and explained things, he was in heaven.

    Did de Villepin get him fired?

    de RJman.
     


  6. LabelKing

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    An apprenticeship?
     


  7. Swann

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    Love the pics. Thanks for sharing them.
     


  8. Fabienne

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    My son is the proverbial "Polish plumber".
     


  9. RJman

    RJman Posse Member Dubiously Honored

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    My son is the proverbial "Polish plumber".
    Is that the one who was honest, punctual and charged a reasonable fee? Don't know if I've heard that one before.
     


  10. Fabienne

    Fabienne Senior member

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    Is that the one who was honest, punctual and charged a reasonable fee? Don't know if I've heard that one before.

    Born under Philippe de Villiers' fountain pen, warning of an invasion of Polish plumbers in France after the directive Bolkenstein's implementation.
    My son has Polish ancestry.
     


  11. Fabienne

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    And the Polish tourism office used the idea in an ad campaign:

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    And it worked, there has been a sharp increase in French tourists in Poland, and I hear there is another campaign involving a sexy nurse to coax French tourists to visit Polish spas.
     


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