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Linda Hamilton


Linda Hamilton is a freelance reporter at The Daily Dot. She has words published at ORANGE Magazine and appeared on Texas Student Television.

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‘Not meeting expectations either meant they ran out of work for you to do or you were too expensive to keep on’: Contractor said he was terminated by HR for unknown reason

'This probably has very little to do with you.'

On Sep 2, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘When you’re the only girl on the team and try to fit in’: Woman tries to relate to male co-workers talking about the NFL during work call

‘That’s what I meant, yeah.’

On Aug 15, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘Use that virtual background’: Remote worker jokes about being called into video meeting while he’s on plane

'New week, new destination.'

On Aug 11, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘When I catch myself overthinking text exchanges, I think of the boomers’: TikToker shares the best dating advice he received from a baby boomer

'TLDR: If someone makes plans to see you, they like you.'

On Aug 10, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘I hover over that submit button for five minutes’: Remote worker shows how he has to wait until exactly 5pm to clock out of work

‘Always on the ready for 5:00:00 p.m.’

On Jul 28, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘Girl, just leave him’: Women camp outside of hotel room to catch boyfriend cheating, sparking debate

‘Never been more proud of the sisterhood.’

On Jul 27, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘That’s a resignation letter’: Man gives girlfriend several-page document to break up with her

'Me being excited thinking my boyfriend wrote me a love letter...'

On Jul 21, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

man greenscreen tiktok over iMessages captions 'Hey bestueee, this is kacey from the other night, i got your number from Brent' ' Yo!' 'What's good?' 'Can you venmo me $3 for the Uber???' 'I bought everyone 17 dollar drinks that night' 'Yea but i payed for the Uber' (l) person holding phone outside with Uber logo on black screen (c) man greenscreen tiktok over iMessages captions 'Can you venmo me $3 for the Uber???' 'I bought everyone $17 drinks that night' 'Yea but i payed for the Uber' '$17 drinks' '?' 'for like 8 people' 'Seventeen' 'Soooooo you're not giving me money?' (r)

Man says friend asked him to Venmo $3 for Uber when he paid for $17 drinks, sparking debate

'As an adult I would be so embarrassed to ask any other adult for $3.'

On Jul 21, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘If you can, leave when you’re able. It will not get better’: Worker tearfully shares interaction with boss after not understanding term

'Just start using a bunch of Gen Z slang that he doesn’t understand.'

On Jul 20, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘She made me feel so bad and guilty about it’: Customer says Anytime Fitness worker fat-shamed her when she tried to cancel gym membership

'Is that legal? Is that in their policy? Can they ask me to do that?'

On Jul 20, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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Worker reprimands customer for going through drive-thru in reverse, sparking debate

'Me personally I wouldn’t let her tell me how to drive my car that’s just me.'

On Jul 13, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘How do we get through security and on a plane with a minor with an invalid ticket?’: Customer says they were kicked off Hawaiian Airlines flight after boarding

He also says his daughter’s luggage stayed on the flight headed to Maui.

On Jul 12, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘Go get a new job’: TikToker says to just quit your job if you don’t like it, sparking debate

'I did quit my job and got a new one… I hate this one even more.'

On Jul 11, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘Update in 2 weeks?’: Woman dates someone in her apartment complex, sparking debate

‘Proximity is key, queen.’

On Jul 6, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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‘Can we measure them, or what?’: Bikini barista films man asking to measure her breasts

'I know everyone’s like oh he’s so funny I would have tazed him.'

On Jul 6, 2022 by Linda Hamilton