Hundreds Camp Out For Jobs In Queens

Hundreds of people camped out for three days in Long Island City, hoping to be one of 750 people given an application for one of one hundred elevator repair jobs, CBS 2 New York reports.

Having 7.5 people for every job opening is bad enough, but having to camp out for three days just to get an application…well, at least media isn’t this poor off. Yet.

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