Episode 64: Mike Rowe’s Koch-Backed Working Man Affectation

Citations Needed | January 30, 2019 | Transcript

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Mike Rowe as a scrap metal worker (credit: mikerowe.com)
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Mike Rowe in Dirty Jobs (credit: NY Daily News, 2008)
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Mike Rowe at Mitt Romney’s Campaign stop (credit: YouTube)
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  1. “I believe that I am entitled to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Nothing more. I also understand that ‘happiness’ and the ‘pursuit of happiness’ are not the same thing.”
  2. “I believe there is no such thing as a ‘bad job.’ I believe that all jobs are opportunities, and it’s up to me to make the best of them.”
  3. “I do not ‘follow my passion.’ I bring it with me. I believe that any job can be done with passion and enthusiasm.”
  4. “I deplore debt, and do all I can to avoid it.”
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