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I Just Got Fired

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    Fired After Two Hard Years Of Work... Because Of My Hair! - In 2008 I applied for my first job at Giant Eagle. At this time at Giant Eagle you had to call a 1-800 number to apply...
    TommySee TommySee 18-21 1 Response Oct 3, 2010

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    Freedom - This morning I got let go from my job. And even though I have so much to worry about and I hate finding jobs I feel so much relief. I feel free!
    Snook93 Snook93 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 12, 2013

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    It's Not A Good Experience :( - I got fired just now. Literally just now, from the only job I have ever really loved, and all because of a scandal.Education... **** it. Any halfwit...
    ISawIDreamed ISawIDreamed 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 15, 2013

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    2 Days Really Tho???? - Hello ... I just wanna share my nanny story and tell you how cruel people may be these days ... OK so starting in august I met my first family they lived...
    sachae87 sachae87 22-25 1 Response Sep 11, 2011

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    Hooray! - Im so happy I never have to smell like burgers again. Iam ready for that stupid place to be behind me. Good riddance. The reason they fired me, was that they couldnt...
    Missing22Aquarius Missing22Aquarius 18-21, F Sep 26, 2013

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    Honesty Should Be The Best Policy But Sometimes It Gets You Sacked. - Can't believe they did it, but here I am without a job and without a plan. My sacking took place in a staff...
    CV09 CV09 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 17, 2009

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    So, I just started work at a brand new business - Robin's Donuts. I got hired in November, but the opening date kept getting pushed back. It's now February 1st, Robin's just opened...
    ChocolateTarsier ChocolateTarsier 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    So i got fired yesterday for swearing at a customer. I know the customer is always right but when he comes up behind you and lifts up your dress in the middle of the shop he...
    Vikx Vikx 26-30, F 46 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    Just Started Getting Into The Workforce And Was Fired - A couple of months ago, I was fired from my first job for breaking a company policy. I've kind of moved on about the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 21, 2012

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    I am a registered Care Aide and I was fired today all because some "nice" co-workers had been complaining about me behind my back to the manager about things about me that were...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Where to start really... I took a temp job as a training consultant within a business I grew to absolutely love. I inherited a very demanding project with no details, help...
    Rhubarb1975 Rhubarb1975 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    5 Years On The Job, My Position Has Been Emlinated! - I hurt myself back in January, not on the job site. I had been working 6 shifts a week. Before my accident they cut 2 shifts...
    Beth4u Beth4u 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 12, 2012

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    I Got Fired Today :( - I worked at this really neat Irish restaurant for nearly 2 years. My schedule took up most of my time, but I didn't mind because I loved working there. I was...
    TWrex TWrex 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 19, 2012

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    Yes . I did. I just got fired, the day before yesterday . They have been plotting to get rid of me. I gave it to them, gave them a perfect excuse to use against me and now they got...
    AvengingAngelNyC AvengingAngelNyC 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2013

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    Barely 6 Weeks Into A New Job - I was barely 6 weeks into a new job that I had to take a sever pay cut to get because my old job was downsizing. My boss called me in her office...
    kma247 kma247 56-60, M 8 Responses Mar 21, 2013

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    I'm Just In Shock - I work(ed) at a fancy dog gym, you know, boarding, daycare, grooming and training. I work my *** off as the kennel manager, only one day off a week, constantly...
    ETHELLOVESNICO ETHELLOVESNICO 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2008

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    After 11 Years With Impressive Record I Was Fired.... - I had 11 years at the company that let me go. I had a good record but my boss did not like me. I got great reviews bby all...
    dsmith30 dsmith30 41-45, M Feb 22, 2010

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    The Worst Feeling Ever - everything happen yesterday for me. I use to work at a pharmacy making medications. I came into work yesterday and was told that I was being terminated...
    jchurx jchurx 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2012

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    The Worst Year Of My Life. - Let me start off by saying that 2008 and 2009 were probably the best years of my life.  2007 was terrible; my ex-fiance' broke off our engagement out...
    Leather430 Leather430 21-25 Jan 10, 2011

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    I got the pink slip today...didn't do anything wrong, but they felt I seemed too overwhelmed...which I was...and they gave me severance pay, but that doesn't change the fact that I...
    ladyjoyjoy ladyjoyjoy 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 9

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    Bad Day - It was out of nowhere for no good reason. I didnt understand why.. They always told me how much they appreciated me, I dont think I will ever figure out why they fired me...
    brittie123 brittie123 19-21, F 4 Responses Jan 5, 2008

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    Thank God - i got fired from a job i hated and it's the best thing that ever happened to me
    ib14fun ib14fun 41-45 Feb 18, 2013

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    I'm told i need 25 words but what i keep thinking is Now what? Now what? Now what? Now what?
    Yourmastersvoice Yourmastersvoice 51-55, M Jan 28

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    How I Got Fired... - I just got fired two days ago...i was called into a board room by an email from the HR manager in the late afternoon, together with my bosses. There and then...
    MissyABC MissyABC 26-30, F Oct 1, 2011

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    Fired, What Do I Do Now? - Despite doing everything that my boss told me to do and doing it well I was fired. I wake up depressed and unmotivated every morning and fear the worst...
    goofball83 goofball83 26-30, M 3 Responses May 27, 2013

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    I have been fired from both of my jobs my first job was at chick-fil-a I loved that job it was fun I love eating there and made friends I worked with I got the job in 7th grade and...
    Sheslikethewind Sheslikethewind 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    Dear,, Hi.. please introduce myself,,I am Asian,24 years old. I am unemployed. I have been fired from the job I was in twice. I can hardly find any other job bcs of my bad...
    ddangkochimp ddangkochimp 22-25, F Apr 4

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    I am currently attempting to create a cd which will be used as a teaching aid in discussing the history and development of Goth Rock and its influence on other genres to my father...
    CarthAnne CarthAnne 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    To be very frank with you, I wouldn't call this 'goth', seeing as you shouldn't really name yourself. But a lot of people ask me, What it goth? Well goth isn't really 'Children of...
    dracul0ser dracul0ser 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Somewhere in life it seems we all hit a point where our we finally discover who we are, what we want, and that which in our minds would be the ultimate. However, we also do...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    So there was this time that I almost got kidnapped I was in the 8th grade and going to my best friends 13th birthday party. There was about 15 other girls at my friends house. We...
    iAshlynMaria iAshlynMaria 16-17, F Mar 17

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    well i got a really bad feeling in my gut. i'm not going to tell the whole entire story of why me & my ex friend is no longer friends any more cuz thats way to long of a crazy...
    Benae Benae 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I got used by my son godfather who I thought was in my best intrest. He crashed my new car 2013 honda. Than him and his friends make up a phoney injury claim sue my insurance. My...
    ronarenae ronarenae 31-35, F Mar 20

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    I just got spanked for going to the responsible thinking centre I'm so angry when I got sent for someone else's mistakes I just stood up for her and got sent as well when I wasn't...
    Rhin0 Rhin0 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 21

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    I notice when I got into husbands Email he had a number of replies on I had an affair, he was writing about me but did not give the whole story. He did not say how he left on...
    isis55 isis55 56-60, F Mar 23

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    I got spanked today for getting bad grades at school. I got out my report card last week and as soon as I saw it i knew i will be spanked hard, so i decided to hide it from my mom...
    leaklog leaklog 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I got spanked today for getting bad grades at school. I got out my report card last week and as soon as I saw it i knew i will be spanked hard, so i decided to hide it from my mom...
    leaklog leaklog 18-21, M Apr 2

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    My mom was a single parent raising me and my sister, and I think she used spankings as a way to keep us under control for her own sanity. We weren't spanked for everything as she...
    cjkord cjkord 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 21

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    I was with my dog T and my step bro E. We both were spending the night at Ts house. They've both gotten drunk before but I haven't. T had a friend pick up a bunch of beer and a...
    Anonymous13brah Anonymous13brah 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    My most humiliating caning that I got was at a mixed secondary school when I was fourteen. We had a french student who was taking us for French lessons she was very young about...
    omgspinner omgspinner 61-65, M 3 Responses Mar 23

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    My most humiliating caning that I got was at a mixed secondary school when I was fourteen. We had a french student who was taking us for French lessons she was very young about...
    omgspinner omgspinner 61-65, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    I'm not rewriting it.... that might as well have been a fart in the wind. I think I'm going to get off here and play some video games or workout while I procrastinate some more...
    Novemberman Novemberman 18-21, M Mar 26

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    I had been wanted a pomeranian puppy for years but only recently got into the position where I could get one. I searched for the right pomeranian for months and one day I found her...
    Morganann345 Morganann345 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    It was back in elementary school and I was walking home with my two younger siblings. We came to an intersection and we started to cross but just my younger sister and I started to...
    Culinaryman23 Culinaryman23 22-25, M Mar 30

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    So as of Sunday evening (2 days ago) my life has been flipped completely upside down. Had a few beers with some friends and my wife and I got on our motorcycle which has turned out...
    totalloss44 totalloss44 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    I missed my curfew again. I went to my friend birthday party and I was drunk and lost track of time. Rule is 10:30. And i got home at 2:00 AM. When I got home, I saw my brother...
    jessica7896 jessica7896 18-21, F 12 Responses Apr 2

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    Well it all began when I was fifteen. Seeing as I'm 18 now. Well anyways back to the story. I became goth through the music first and shortly after the clothes. It was a hard time...
    dracul0ser dracul0ser 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    What would you do if you woke up so early then realize that you got a whole day for yourself?! O yes!! Today is holiday and i got no work. It's been a while since i got a free day...
    themoonstone themoonstone 18-21, F Apr 8

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    I'm very successful for only being 18. I am a pastry chef at a high end place and I perform at bars and clubs once or twice a week. A lot of that I think is because how I was...
    soxs45 soxs45 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    on the tenth of april, 2014, i was in a car accident. i live on a farm, and have been driving on gravel roads since i remember. ive only had p plates since november, and the only...
    eviemay6 eviemay6 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I was like 6 when it happened. I just got home from school shouting 'dad! mom' but no one answered. i went upstairs and looked up to my parents' bedroom, I saw dad lying down in...
    MylifeasMae MylifeasMae 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I find goth girls hot and I love the hole goth thin as a hole and am kind of goth
    scottishbigguy scottishbigguy 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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