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Sherman A1 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-04-11 07:26 PM
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2. Nothing would surprise me
absolutely nothing.
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  -Interesting rumor going around at work lately . . . Brigid  Apr-04-11 07:05 PM   #0 
  - I am sorry to hear this. It sucks, especially for you...  Curmudgeoness   Apr-04-11 07:14 PM   #1 
  - Nothing would surprise me  Sherman A1   Apr-04-11 07:26 PM   #2 
  - If it turns out to be true, report them to the state.  Lars39   Apr-04-11 07:29 PM   #3 
  - Interesting. And sadly plausible.  SheilaT   Apr-04-11 08:12 PM   #4 
  - Workers do have leverage: withholding their labor.  Brickbat   Apr-04-11 08:15 PM   #5 
  - And get fired and replaced.  Brigid   Apr-04-11 08:53 PM   #8 
     - Nobody ever said organizing was easy.  Brickbat   Apr-04-11 08:54 PM   #9 
        - You want to pay my bills?  Brigid   Apr-04-11 09:02 PM   #12 
           - Are you going to pay them better when you're fired and hired back at minimum wage?  Brickbat   Apr-04-11 09:06 PM   #13 
              - I'm not making much more than that now.  Brigid   Apr-04-11 09:17 PM   #14 
                 - Oh, well then. Better just watch those DVDs.  Brickbat   Apr-04-11 09:20 PM   #15 
  - Reminds me of a joke we have at work....  kansasblue   Apr-04-11 08:24 PM   #6 
  - That's OK.  Brigid   Apr-04-11 08:47 PM   #7 
  - Actually you just summed up America in 2011.  RagAss   Apr-04-11 09:35 PM   #17 
     - Your banner does it even better.  Brigid   Apr-04-11 09:41 PM   #18 
        - It's a DU bumper sticker.  RagAss   Apr-04-11 10:44 PM   #19 
  - There are alot of companies doing this now to get around the full-time employee issue.  DCBob   Apr-04-11 08:55 PM   #10 
  - Express your displeasure by taking actions that hurt the company's bottom line.  JVS   Apr-04-11 08:56 PM   #11 
  - don't work too hard !!  lunasun   Apr-04-11 09:32 PM   #16 
  - Marx addressed this: the reserve army of labor  amborin   Apr-04-11 11:21 PM   #20 
  - This is why the elite love high unemployment  Lorien   Apr-05-11 02:05 PM   #21 

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