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Strange occupations

  1. 1. Strange occupations Kristiina Feodorov
  2. 2. And the occupations are: <ul><li>Town Crier
  3. 3. Jester </li></ul>
  4. 4. More... <ul><li>Dog walker
  5. 5. Dominatrix
  6. 6. Embalmer
  7. 7. Fluffer
  8. 8. Gravedigger
  9. 9. Lamplighter </li></ul>
  10. 10. And more... <ul><li>Prostitute
  11. 11. Tea lady
  12. 12. Food taster
  13. 13. Odor tester
  14. 14. Pet food tester
  15. 15. Furniture tester
  16. 16. Snake milker </li></ul>
  17. 17. Well, these too... <ul><li>Haemorrhoid cream researcher
  18. 18. Chicken sexer
  19. 19. Cirtrus fruit dyer
  20. 20. Hair boiler
  21. 21. Fortune cookie writer
  22. 22. Professional whistler </li></ul>
  23. 23. Got tired already? <ul><li>Ostrich babysitter
  24. 24. Mascot
  25. 25. Gum buster
  26. 26. Golf ball diver
  27. 27. Dice inspector
  28. 28. Call girl </li></ul>
  29. 29. A town crier <ul><li>Makes announcements in the streets
  30. 30. Handbell
  31. 31. Red and gold robe, white breeches, black boots and a tricorne hat
  32. 32. &quot; Oyez , Oyez, Oyez!&quot;
  33. 33. In Medieval England were the chief means of news communication
  34. 34. Many town criers were women
  35. 35. Holland a gong, France a drum or a hunting horn
  36. 36. World Championships </li></ul>
  37. 37. A jester <ul><li>Came into popularity in the Middle Ages
  38. 38. Cap ’n’ bells
  39. 39. Wore brightly colored clothes and eccentric hats in a motley pattern.
  40. 40. Entertainment included music , juggling , clowning , and the telling of riddles
  41. 41. Mentally handicapped people sometimes found employment
  42. 42. Could frankly speek on controversial issues
  43. 43. Came to an end in Britain when Charles I was overthrown in the Civil War (1642-1651) </li></ul>
  44. 44. Why not? <ul><li>Moral values
  45. 45. They wouldn't want me
  46. 46. Who would?
  47. 47. Other excuses I come up with </li></ul>
  48. 48. Thank you for listening! not
  49. 49. Sources: <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fluffer
  50. 50. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_occupations
  51. 51. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominatrix
  52. 52. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Food_taster
  53. 53. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jester
  54. 54. http://www.socyberty.com/Work/Eight-Weird-Jobs.245299
  55. 55. http://shazgood.wordpress.com/2007/12/12/top-20-weird-jobs/
  56. 56. http://www.jobprofiles.org/library/guidance/weird-jobs.htm
  57. 57. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crier </li></ul>

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