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 ...  Himself - Host 162 episodes, 2005-2012
David M. Barsky David M. Barsky ...  Himself 71 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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I can smell it now.

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Official Sites:

Discovery Channel

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USA

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English

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19 July 2005 (USA) See more »

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Dirty Jobs Down Under See more »

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Mike Rowe: [to a guy he's working with] A man who deliberately covers himself in poo is not sexy.
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Featured in The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 22 May 2008 (2008) See more »

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We Care A Lot
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by Faith No More
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Mike Rowe is a blast!!!!
21 July 2007 | by Troy BozantSee all my reviews

I've been watching "Dirty Jobs" for a while now. It is great fun to go behind the scenes of some of the most horrible jobs out there. People really do this kind of work!!!! The show is great, but I mainly watch for Mike. He is quick witted and keeps me rolling. He is very, very funny. He is such a good sport about pitching in and helping out with whatever task is given him. It doesn't matter how gross or outrageous, and trust me he gets himself into some pretty crazy situations. The show is put together very nicely and the camera crew is always going the extra mile to get the "dirtiest" shot they can. Check it out, I am sure you will get a kick out of this show!


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