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11.22.16

Can You Get Fired for Smoking Legal Weed?

Recreational marijuana is now legal in eight states; medical marijuana in 28. So what happens if you fail a drug test?

7.28.16

Surprise! Your Office Job Is Slowly Killing You

Turns out doing nothing with your life other than being a desk slave will kill you.

6.21.16

Hey Recent Grads, Don't Let the Real World Kill Your Dreams

For every one of you who joins the Peace Corps or travels the world after graduation, there will be a thousand more of you who will wind up working 50-hour workweeks at soul-sucking desk jobs.

6.17.16

Why Your First Job Out of College Always Sucks

Millennials are entering the workplace, then looking for ways to get the hell out of the workplace.

3.29.16

Stealing Exotic Pets, Rigging the Drive-Thru, and Other Stories of Workplace Scams

Sometimes low-level crime is the only way to survive a menial job.

3.25.16

How to Automate Your Job and Never Work Again

Learn from a few savvy employees who wrote computer scripts to do their job.

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1.5.15

Activists Plastered the London Tube with Posters Telling People Their Jobs Suck

I spoke to David Graeber, whose slogans adorned the posters, about why most work is a total waste of time.