17 PAs Who Are Not Having A Great Day

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Every set brings its own ridiculous tasks for each individual PA, but there are some headaches that are universal in the industry. After scouring social media for #productionassistant we found 17 PAs who weren't having the best day. Here are the 17 PAs we've all been before ... well except for #17. We hope none of you have been #17 before.

 


1) This PA who had to do this for an entire day

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2) This PA who lost the spout to the gas can

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3) This PA who had to pick out all of the green sprinkles, because green screen

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4) This PA that does EVERYTHING the producer says

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5) This PA who didn’t bother to look at the weather report on the call sheet so she had to wear a garbage bag

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6) This PA who hasn’t quite yet mastered the art of folding the diffuser​

 

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7) This PA who got handed these receipts by the Art Department

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8) These PAs that were asked to “pack the gurney”

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9) This PA who had to hold this fan for 39 takes

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10) This PA who thought he could out-drink the teamsters at the wrap party

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11) This PA who apparently likes to live life on the edge

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12) This PA who has no idea who he is picking up at the airport

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13) This PA who is about to ruin the interior of her car on a coffee run

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14) This PA who offered to park the cube truck and now regrets all of his life decisions

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15) This PA who wore these shoes

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16) These PAs who we assume were forced to wear these sensible fanny packs

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17) This PA in the background who we assume is still with us

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