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I don't care if what they're doing appears harmless. This is sexual harassment and it should be reported. Especially since they're trying to videotape you. Who knows if their behavior won't escalate because you haven't done anything to make them stop? They might figure you're okay with it because no one's talked to them about either knocking it off or being booted out.
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You are correct that Christmas has pagan roots. Actually, if you start reading a bit of mythology, you'll find many birth myths from many different cultures occurring around the same time.
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The problem with you asking us what we would prefer in your situation if we were managers is that most of us (if not all of us) are reasonable people. We would behave in an appropriate and intelligent manner as a manager. The people who are actually managers hardly ever act as if they have a functioning brain. Most of the time what a real manager would want is the most unreasonable thing you could imagine.
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This is why we can't have nice things. Someone just has to find a way to scam everyone.
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You are correct, kitai306. When drunk responsibly and in moderation, it's not a problem to enjoy it now and again. The problem is that no one seems to understand that anymore. Which is why some of us have the attitude of "just leave it alone." We've seen what it can do to a person too many times.
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How is that a bad job? The shovel covers the package.
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I'm pretty sure that sign is on wheels, and it looks like it's being stored there. It's not being used to direct anyone to anything. This isn't a "job fail."
Toggle Commented Dec 29, 2014 on You Had One Job at Retail Hell Underground
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Was it necessary to post the closeup picture of the creepy-crawly? Nightmares ahead.
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Pick up your feet before it gets to that point. What are these people doing, texting/talking on their phones and not paying attention?
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My mom and I walked out of a fast food place once in the middle of ordering because we could see the food handler/preparer wasn't wearing gloves. He was in plain sight. My mom told them the reason why we were leaving and the guy's response was "I washed my hands." Seriously? I don't care! The law states you're supposed to wear gloves, and for good reason. If I had been older (I was a kid at the time), I would have called the health department about it. One thing I've noticed about the place is that it's never busy. Gee, I wonder why? I've been waiting for the place to finally close, since they don't seem to have hardly any business ever.
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Exactly, GN. Pretty much every application, hard copy or through the internet, has you sign a statement stating that everything is true and you are not leaving anything out. If the company wanted to, they could pursue legal (criminal?) action against the guy if he really tries this.
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Makes me wonder if he didn't get her anything else.
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This is the kind of person who thinks Christmas is the ONLY holiday happening in December. Or even if they acknowledge that there are other holidays, Christmas is the only one that should be given recognition. If you are offended by someone trying to be inclusive of everyone's holidays ("Happy Holidays"), then you probably believe your religion and holidays to be superior and look down your nose at everyone who doesn't think and act just like you. And as for Christmas spirit, I think for a lot of people, Christmas spirit means turning into a complete and utter ass and being nasty to anyone who can't tell them off. So, basically, customers being douches to employees.
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Oh, fun, GN. It drives me nuts when customers want to hand me religious crap. If I didn't ask you for it, then I apparently don't give a crap about it. I know they mean well, but, plain and simple, I don't want your religious pamphlet crap. And of course they give it to me because they figure I'll just take it so I don't start trouble with a customer. But then after they leave it goes in the trash. You don't see me handing out pagan pamphlets to everyone I run across.
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Most people are not Christian. There are tons of other religions out there. Heck, quite a few people don't believe anything at all. And, seriously, "Happy Holidays" offends you? But yet you state in your first sentence that people take things too personally. You're one of those people I've talked about in previous posts. You're all too uppity about how someone wishes you well. That's all just my opinion, though. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
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Is his girlfriend really the kind of person who would flip out if he didn't get her a Christmas card? I would assume she must be if he feels it necessary to go to the store at 3 AM to get the card.
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Actually, it says it's "On demand."
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I'm curious to see the full letter above this one. It's peaked my interest where the part I can read says "...from the dead. I bet he would mock you." That sounds like an intriguing one.
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Yes, this was posted two or three weeks ago. I've been noticing a lot of reposts lately. And those are ones that were only posted a couple of weeks prior.
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That actually looks a little creepy.
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Well, it does have "home alone" in the title.
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I would run over everything and everyone if I had to use one of those motorized store carts. There is no way I would be able to drive one of those properly. We just had the batteries replaced in ours at the grocery store I work at and they still keep dying way sooner than they should. I think part of the problem is some of the people who use them are ridiculously obese and heavy (and this is coming from someone who is obese herself). Also, people use them who don't need to. There was one guy who had to have an employee get him another one because the one he was using died. But while he was waiting, he WALKED clear down an aisle to get something and come back to it. Then he rode the new one through check out, left it by customer service after he spoke to a manager there (I think he was complaining about the one dying), and WALKED out. Seriously, leave them for people who actually need them. Don't use them because you're too lazy to just walk. It's exercise. It's good for you. (And, yes, I know there are things that can be wrong with people that you can't visibly see, but there are tons of people who are just lazy prats.)
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