Courtesy of Ronald Jorgenson
Courtesy of Ronald Jorgenson

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When Ronald Jorgenson wakes up at 1 each afternoon, he soaks his aching hands in an old oil pan he fills with hot water. RJ, as he likes to be called, soaks his hands again when his shift is over at 4 a.m. at the Ford assembly plant in Liberty, Mo., where he installs windows in as many as 65 trucks an hour. 

 

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