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A little sweat ain’t never hurt nobody…

I don’t ever wanna drink again. I just… Oooh, I just need a friend. Amy Winehouse, “Rehab” Well it’s that time again. I has done been reviewed by my company. I think back a year ago and I was so...

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I wonder if I can send this one in to Mythbusters?

A poll released yesterday by the Associated Press made it official: Americans are more likely to believe in ghosts (34 percent) than to believe that President Bush is doing a good job with the war in Iraq (29 percent). —...

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Happy Ann-adverse-ary!

Four years ago today I got the call. My manager called up to tell me that two weeks hence, my position would no longer exist. If only Fired! had existed back then, I might have felt a lot better about...

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Bless your heart!

For reasons I’m mostly in the dark about, they’re asking me for paperwork, from months ago, when I was doing the job I didn’t even want to do, when we were in the middle of a move and that I’m...

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Which sounds more profound: a 180 or full circle?

A LOT has changed for me since I first got this job, dates, living arrangements, friends, etc. When I first interviewed for this job, I thought I did so poorly that I left here ready to be sick. Thankfully I...

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the ties are most assuredly severed

The table’s looking better, Christopher’s flowers are for some reason STILL out for delivery, and my final check from CSC just arrived. It helps me feel that the ties are most assuredly severed. It also helps me figure out where...

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fired: not even an exit interview

It’s done. I’m home. I still have my badge. I never got anyone to “inspect” my moving out box, so for all they know I could have swiped EPA blind… which I didn’t. I wrote a letter to everyone this...

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I could think of 100 other places I’d rather be

Last night it hit me. I think I realize just how depressed the layoff situation has made me and how its affecting me otherwise. I could barely get to sleep, every little noise kept me awake and right now I...

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They’re short-changing me!

Well isn’t this a lovely thing. I go to check my bank account seeing as how its payday… and my deposit looks a little light.. by about 4-or-500 dollars! So I go online to check my paystub (so high tech...

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Opportunities…

Ok, layoffs are a tough and stressful time. But it makes it all the more stressful for the people BEING laid off when the people that AREN’T can’t tell them anything at all. My manager visited me today, *finally* but...