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Old 12-05-2009, 02:12 PM   #1
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Why is it...I can't drink at work, but I can drink at home and get more done?!?!?

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Old 12-05-2009, 02:22 PM   #2
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You just can't get caught drinking at work. There is a difference.
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Sorry, I am sworn as a mod to disagree with the above statement. But as a rational person, I do agree.
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Old 12-05-2009, 04:10 PM   #3
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Company insurance. Too many risks with individuals who have no control.
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Old 12-05-2009, 06:57 PM   #4
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Is it the drinking or the sitting on your couch nekkid?
Hey, knock that shvt off. We're drinkin' here.

Reason: typo

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Old 12-05-2009, 07:02 PM   #5
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I used to work for Fiskars Brands, a Finnish company, and the handbook specifically stated that, while drinking AT work was prohibited, drinking at meals and returning to work was acceptable so long as the drinking did not inhibit performance or present a safety issue (the factory floor was a 'not a drop' zone, for instance).

I had the occasional lunch with the IT staff where we had a beer or 2. It was awesome.
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Old 12-05-2009, 08:53 PM   #6
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Is it the drinking or the sitting on your couch nekkid?
I know that the people at the office get upset when I start taking my clothes off there...

Well the guys do at least.
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Old 12-05-2009, 09:14 PM   #7
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I think its apparent that you are best accustomed to working with only one hand. At work, when you have two hands available, the second hand is simply a nuisance and burden to the first hand. I think you should try using only one hand at work and see how that goes.

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Old 12-05-2009, 09:39 PM   #8
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Hmmmm, mebbe you need to find a "work at home" job........
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Old 12-08-2009, 04:20 PM   #9
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Not me. I drink at home and all I want to do is watch TV or play on the computer.

Then again, while I'm at work, all I want to do is go home and drink beer...
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Old 12-08-2009, 04:21 PM   #10
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One word... Valdez

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