Dirty Jobs (2005– )

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Host Mike Rowe takes a look at different dirty jobs with a hands on approach. The show tackles everything from pigeon feces removal to household clean up after a sewer back up.

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 Himself - Host (162 episodes, 2005-2012)
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Host Mike Rowe takes a look at different dirty jobs with a hands on approach. The show tackles everything from pigeon feces removal to household clean up after a sewer back up.

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Mike Rowe: You know your ship has come in when you get your name on your own garbage can. And your own shovel.
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.125 (2012) See more »

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We Care A Lot
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by Faith No More
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You'll Love Mike
18 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I've been watching this show since its inception and have never been disappointed. Mike the Rowe the narrator and star of the show was a great choice for this or any show of this type. He's articulate, has a good voice for this narration and is very personable. He seems to really enjoy people, he interacts well with everyone he runs across. And manages pull out lots of interesting facts from average people who with out Mike's easy style might otherwise not be so at ease on camera. I've always enjoyed seeing how things work, and this show covers jobs and processes not usually covered on TV, or any other medium. Thanks Mike!


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