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Amidst burnout and instability, should creators complain about their jobs?

'The job itself is not back-breaking. It’s more mentally taxing, and I think that’s really hard to grasp unless you’re doing it.'

On Nov 30, 2022 by Eve Upton-Clark

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‘I don’t understand why they allow these people to f*cking get away with this shit’: DoorDash customer boycotts app after getting a $17 refund on a $30 order she never received

'You must not know what it's like to live check to check and then get f*cked.'

On Nov 11, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘This is one of the most personal hate crimes I’ve ever experienced’: TikToker says he was uninvited from his best friend’s wedding because he’s gay

'Not only did she disappoint me, she is disappointing the entire gay community.'

On Nov 10, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

recruiter typing on keyboard caption 'When I found the perfect candidate on LinkedIn but they didn't reply to my InMail so I did a Boolean search on Google and found their resume and emailed their personal email address and they still didn't respond so I found their company email domain structure and sent them an email at work. They finally responded. And they initially declined the offer until I badgered the hiring manager to give more money and then they finally accepted.' (l) hand holding magnifying glass up to toy people on white surface (c) recruiter typing on keyboard caption 'When I found the perfect candidate on LinkedIn but they didn't reply to my InMail so I did a Boolean search on Google and found their resume and emailed their personal email address and they still didn't respond so I found their company email domain structure and sent them an email at work. They finally responded. And they initially declined the offer until I badgered the hiring manager to give more money and then they finally accepted.' (r)

‘It’s crossing a line’: Recruiter’s ‘mastermind’ tactics for headhunting a job candidate spark debate

'I wouldn't react well to this.'

On Nov 4, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘I am not upset. I’m enraged’: Administration asked school librarian to take down banned books display after one parent complained

'I serve over 700 students, not one student alone.'

On Aug 20, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘HR is not your friend’: HR worker says it’s ‘bittersweet’ to fire an employee, sparking debate

'We try our best to fight for employees when we think something isn’t right.'

On Jul 17, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘If anyone is wondering what it’s like getting a house from a boomer’: TikToker finds fake outlet in the home they purchased

'This is how one tricks an inspector.'

On Jul 17, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘6-year-old, stale intel brought a full military militia to my door’: TikToker shares Ring footage of police pointing guns at her front door

'Watching Cocomelon with my daughter and this comes to my doorstep.'

On Jul 8, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘They don’t think us Black people know anything’: Woman calls out predatory letters making below-market value offers on inherited home

'There are all of these tactics that they use to try to scare you to feel like you are not able to stay in your land.'

On Jul 1, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘Can they do that?!’: Woman says neighbor with same floor plan pays $600 more than her per month in rent

'Renting is a scam and unfortunately most us don't get a choice.'

On Jul 1, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘I am BURNT OUT beyond belief’: General manager quits Pizza Hut after 9 years due to lack of support, favoritism

'We work our butts off for minimum pay and get treated like trash by the customers and management.'

On Jun 27, 2022 by Melody Heald

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‘This isn’t something for you to capitalize on’: Woman criticizes men who are filming pro-choice protests, sparking debate

'There’s a difference between documenting and exploiting!!!'

On Jun 27, 2022 by Kathleen Wong

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‘They literally make 1 person cover 5 departments by themselves’: Woman cuts her own fabric at Walmart when there’s no employee to help, sparking debate

"Management keeps telling us we are overstaffed, and we have one associate to work an entire department."

On Jun 26, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘The mortician didn’t notice grandma looking hot AF?’: Bridal shop owner says bride-to-be’s late grandma was accidentally buried in her wedding dress

'Bride does not know that this dress is buried six feet under with grandma.'

On Jun 26, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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Shein debunks claim that workers wrote ‘help’ on clothing tags after TikTok conspiracy theory takes off

Shein debunked the original TikTok, but it's still up and has millions of views.

On Jun 17, 2022 by Audra Schroeder