Be Thankful For Your Job, Because You Could Be Making $10 A Day As A Sewer Diver In Bangladesh
Diving in for as little as $10 a day, these Bangladeshi men often don't make it out alive.
According to The Daily Mail, these man are clearing sewer blockages with their bare hands without any protective gear at all -- not even goggles. As one could imagine, this leads to some pretty serious health problems. That is, if they don't die from drowning in the sewer.
What a way to go.
Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka, has 14 million residents and inadequate sewer system. This, in addition to a heavy yearly rainfall, makes the sewer-diver profession a necessesity in the city.
The divers have to simply hold their breath while they dive through human waste in order to fix the blockages.
We've written about plenty of FMLs, but this is the FML-iest.