How I literally told my boss I won’t figuratively suck his dick

I’ve been sharing this story with my colleagues for a while now, but I felt y’all might get a laugh out of it as well.((I have a few other stories from this horrible place until I got fired for good, but this was the most extraordinary. Let me know if you want to hear those as well.))

This is back when I started by IT career in 2001 or so, as a lowly PC repair tech, in a shady shop in the centre of Thessaloniki, Greece. This particular shop (bankrupt and closed for many years now) was located in a fairly central street in the city, with a big storefront and fancy looking image. The truth however is that the original

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Posted at 7am on 12/04/18 | Comments Off on How I literally told my boss I won’t figuratively suck his dick | Filed Under: Job

Can Overwatch one-trick drama be a good simulation of microaggressions for privileged people?

Yet another Overwatch flamewar is ongoing about the classic question of whether someone “one tricking” a hero ((This is the practice of only choosing that hero, regardless of map or opposing heroes)) in competitive should be a bannable offense or not. As always the “ban them” camp has the loudest or more numerous voices, even though the Overwatch design team has publicly stated that they disagree with this approach. This latest drama round was only started because an ex-Blizzard/Overwatch employee has publicly stated the opposite. Check the thread sorted by “controversial comments” to witness some nerdrage if that’s your thing today.

However as someone who habitually plays primarily “off-meta” characters ((This means characters which the “competitive scene” is not using,

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Posted at 11am on 09/04/18 | Comments Off on Can Overwatch one-trick drama be a good simulation of microaggressions for privileged people? | Filed Under: Games, Human Nature