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New York Man
"Shut up. You could use an Empire waist, too!"
Tags:construction, construction worker, construction workers, builder, builders, contractor, contractors, men's clothing, men's wear, menswear, mens clothing, for men, masculinity, masculine, feminine, femininity, fashion, fashions, fashionable, flatter, flatters, flattering, empire line, empire waist, empire, empire dress, gut, guts, beer belly, beerbelly, belly, paunch, potbelly, pot belly, fat, fatter, weight, weight gain
"It will be your job to create major delays."
Tags:construction, construction delay, construction delays, delay, delays, highway, highways, motorway, motorways, traffic, traffic jam, traffic jams, traffic congestion, construction worker, construction workers, construction work, roadwork, roadworks, hold up traffic, holding up traffic, construction problems, construction issues, traffic problems, traffic issues, driving, commuting
'Yes you did, Mike. You just said 'perchance.' And yesterday you called me 'my good fellow.' Twice.'
"I don't know - seems like a lot of work."
Tags:building, buildings, skyscraper, skyscrapers, office building, office buildings, plan, plans, blueprint, blueprints, architect, architects, architecture, intimidate, intimidates, intimidating, start out, starts out, starting out, beginning, beginnings, new beginning, new beginnings, start, starts, starting, long term project, long term projects, project, projects, procrastinate, procrastinating, procrastination, builder, builders, construction worker, construction workers
A Newton's cradle wrecking ball.
Tags:wrecking ball, wrecking balls, demolition, demolish, demolishes, demolishing, destroy, destroys, destroying, gravity, newton's cradle, newton's cradles, newtons cradle, newtons cradles, toy, toys, executive toy, executive toys, momentum, physics, physics teacher, physics teachers, construction, constructions, construction worker, construction workers, builder, builders, building, buildings
'I'm not going to lie to you Mr. Trumps, we've had a few setbacks on the new tower.'
Tags:jenga, game, games, tower, towers, construction zone, construction zones, building site, building sites, builder, builders, construction worker, construction workers, goal, goals, deadline, deadlines, confession, confessions, architecture, architect, architects, the argyle sweater, argyle sweater
Humpty Dumpty sits on some scaffolding at a construction site
Tags:humpty dumpty, nursery rhyme, nursery rhymes, rhyme, rhymes, poem, poems, poetry, mother goose, literature, construction, construction site, construction site, construction worker, construction workers, builder, builders, building site, building sites, construction work, scaffolding, dangerous, risky, egg, eggs, personification, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphic, grotesque
"This is nothing. You should have been with us last year at Fifty-third and Lex."
Tags:dig, digs, digging, digger, diggers, construction, road construction, construction worker, construction workers, construction work, road repair, road repairs, traffic, heavy traffic, new york, new york city, drive, drives, driving, driver, drivers, road hazard, road hazards, hazard, hazards, sewer, sewers, sewer pipeline, sewer pipelines, congestion
Men Working Since 1931
"We're in luck - it's Father Time-and-a -Half."
Suddenly the three men realized they had achieved their childhood dreams.
Tags:childhood, childhoods, dream, dreams, dreaming, goal, goals, ambition, ambitions, ambitious, achievement, achievements, achieving, builder, builders, construction, site, sites, zone, zones, building, achieved, dirt, truck, trucks, bath, baths, little boy, little boys, construction worker, construction workers
Dave took his motto, 'Roofing done in one hour' seriously, even nailing shingles before plywood had been put down.
"Escher! Get your ass up here."
Tags:escher, mc escher, m.c. escher, perspective, perspectives, illusion, illusions, optical illusion, optical illusions, impossible, impossible device, construction, construction worker, construction workers, builder, builders, building, buildings, tower, towers, high rise, high rises, high riser, high risers, perspective, perspectives, perspective trick, perspective tricks
'We're running over budget. Better board up all the other windows, too.'
'I haven't found anything wrong yet, but it's OK for you to go ahead and worry a bit longer.'
An origami crane constructs a house.
Men Looking Down a Hole
Construction Worker Class
Tags:construction worker, construction workers, construction, builder, builders, deconstruction, deconstructionism, student, students, literary theory, literature student, literature students, literature, literary scholar, literary scholars, theories, theorists, theory, pun, puns, wordplay, play on words
Caution Men Shirking
'What you mean the specs are being changed again?!?'
The Contract & The Change Orders.
Workmen eat steel beams at lunch hour.
Tags:i-beam, i-beams, steel, steel beam, steel beams, builder, builders, building, construction, construction worker, construction workers, construction work, lunch, lunches, lunch break, lunch breaks, lunch hour, lunch hours, eat, eats, eating, tough, tough guy, tough guys, tough man, tough men, toughness
'Were the building contractors for the Leaning Tower of Pisa sued?'