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Newsletter: Apple Watch faces backlash for ‘unacceptable’ challenge

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On Feb 2, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich

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Viral horror hit ‘Skinamarink’ came from the internet 

Skinamarink’s origins are also very online.

On Feb 2, 2023 by Audra Schroeder

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‘People are counting on ‘the Good Samaritan’ so they don’t have to pay extra for a seat’: Woman says passenger on plane muttered profanities at her whole flight after she refused to switch seats

'That kid was def thrilled u said no and he didn't have to sit next to her.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘Not normal’: Starbucks barista says hours are being slashed at stores like never before

'I don't know what's going on.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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Why Twitter is suddenly full of fake Margot Robbie dating rumors

According to this new TMZ meme format, Margot Robbie is dating everyone from pro athletes to Roman Emperors.

On Feb 2, 2023 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘I think this is the f*cking DoorDasher’s fault’: FedEx worker says customer complained after he mistakenly took their Jack in the Box order

'I'm not mad that they made a complaint against me 'cause I'd be mad, too.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Jack Alban

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‘I only make $6.69, but the whole total for the customer was $25.47’: Restaurant owner puts Grubhub on blast for pocketing majority of the money

'That’s why my restaurant doesn’t use any delivery service, it’s a complete rip.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Cecilia Lenzen

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Pope Francis accidentally endorses giving people the bird

His Holiness didn't understand the reference.

On Feb 2, 2023 by Claire Goforth

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‘Who pissed off QuikTrip?’: QuikTrip customers show locked beer fridge that requires ID to open

'Will be like that everywhere at some point.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Cecilia Lenzen

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Democratic senator urges Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores

Bennet is one of the first prominent Democrats pushing for a ban.

On Feb 2, 2023 by David Covucci

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‘Made it real tough to embellish absolutely everything I said in the interview’: Applicant says current boss was on the panel of her interview for new job

'I was sneaky applying for other jobs and interviewing during work hours.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Alexandra Samuels

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‘I was just scammed by my Instacart shopper’: Woman says Instacart shopper used her $200 Kroger order to buy groceries for themselves

'They marked my order as complete and delivered.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Braden Bjella

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‘I know you hate it, but, baby, you don’t want to be here’: Job hunter issues PSA to people with jobs

'I’m on Indeed non-stop.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Braden Bjella

Outback Steakhouse receipt with circle around convenience rates and caption 'This was circled on my receipt. Am I wrong for not tipping for carryout? I mean I had to geo get it. #OutbackSteakhousetripping #OutbackSteakhouse #passiveaggressive' (l) Outback Steakhouse sign on building (c) Outback Steakhouse receipt with circle around convenience rates and caption 'This was circled on my receipt. Am I wrong for not tipping for carryout? I mean I had to geo get it. #OutbackSteakhousetripping #OutbackSteakhouse #passiveaggressive' (r)

‘Am I wrong for not tipping for carryout?’: Outback Steakhouse customer receives passive-aggressive receipt

'That's like tipping the Walmart workers watching me at self-checkout.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Did the manager get in trouble for leaving a brand new hire on their first HOUR of the job?’: Man says he was fired from Jamba Juice 35 minutes into first day

'You shouldn't have been left alone on your first day.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Braden Bjella