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Grace Rampaul


Grace Rampaul is a social and multimedia intern at the Daily Dot. She is a senior at the University of Texas at Austin, with a major in Journalism and focus on Media and Entertainment Studies. Grace is based in Austin and covers trending stories, entertainment, cultural phenomenon, and all things social.

Woman talking(l+r), Hands typing on keyboard with clock over it(c)

‘They’d rather have you sitting there 9-5 doing nothing’: Manager has worker clock-in all day rather than paying a salary. It backfires

'That was exactly what I did.'

On Feb 24, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Office worker says she’s tired of having to send welcome emails to new employees who only last 2 months anyway

‘Congrats girly’: Office worker says she’s tired of having to send welcome emails to new employees who only last 2 months anyway

'It’s everyman for themself out here'

On Feb 24, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman talking(l+r), Hellish (c)

‘I could not get away from this man fast enough’: Woman jumps out of man’s moving car during ‘date from hell’

‘don’t ever date the person that has chased you for a long time’

On Feb 23, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman talking(l+r), Hand typing in Job application on computer

‘No one with 5 years professional experience is going to want to work at your job’: She can’t get a job because ‘5 years experience’

'Everyone is looking for workers and no one is hiring'

On Feb 20, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman talking(l+r), Bartender pouring drinks(c)

‘I know you’re not gonna tip’: Bartender shares customer behaviors that give her the ick

'Like that's disgusting.'

On Feb 16, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Couple with flowers(l), Phone with Airbnb app(c), Woman wearing hoodie over dress(r)

‘Poor girl. She wanted to cry!’: Bride books wedding photographer through her Airbnb. She gets ‘stood up’

'We got dressed and glammed up for nothing baby.'

On Feb 10, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman talking(l+r), Cruise ship(c)

‘Help me help you’: Carnival Cruise expert shows why you shouldn’t sneak gummies onto the ship

'Dogs don't smell cart oil.'

On Feb 7, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman says her brand-new car was broken into.

‘It’s not even just Kias and Hyundais anymore’: Woman says her brand-new car was broken into. There’s a reason why

'I saved up every penny to get myself a new car.'

On Feb 2, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman looking shocked(l+r), Goodwill sign(c)

‘I didn’t know there was a culture’: Goodwill shopper warns she gets ‘dirty looks’ when she goes to the bins because of the unspoken rules

'I've never been back because I was mortified.'

On Feb 2, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman talking(l+r), Hand holding phone with door dash app(c)

‘Same thing happened to me’: DoorDasher delivered through snowstorm to complete referral bonus orders. She never got the money

“And they’re like ‘We don't know where the money is.’”

On Jan 31, 2024 by Grace Rampaul

Woman films frightening encounter with 'racist' Hinge date who followed her home

‘I spent $300 on you’: Woman films frightening encounter with ‘racist’ Hinge date who followed her home

'I’m calling my Black friends right now.'

On Jan 26, 2024 by Grace Rampaul