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Colorado pair live off Craigslist ad offering free services in exchange for food or donations for 40 days

"This is hard work," said Varnell as he shoveled gravel onto a driveway that needed repair. "We entered what everyone is calling a jobless economy, but there is plenty of work to be done."

The two Broomfield friends are making an attempt to live solely off Craigslist for 40 days, posting an ad offering ‘Free Help,’ accepting only food or donations for their service.

"If we can give people the help they desperately need in exchange for things that are lying around and food that’s not being eaten, that would be a great way to live," said Myers.

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—They are also filming the experience for a documentary.

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