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How the Doorman Lives

While the recently averted strike has everyone still paying attention to doormen, the Times goes inside their world. The position doesn't require much training or have prerequisites, but it's tough to get because doormen?and doorwomen!?don't give up their jobs easily, and getting the job is all about connections. There are even some doorman mini-dynasties! And now we'll leave the doormen alone until the next time negotiations are looming. [NYT; previously]