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If you are on the bench even for 1 week, does that mean you are not wanted ?

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I do not have a date this weekend? Does it mean I am impotent ?

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No. Getting laid off/fired means you're not wanted

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M1 No, it means you're unwanted.

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If you have "I will survive" in three different languages on autoplay, does that mean you are not wanted?

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M1, I was wrong. Maybe it means you work at Deloitte.

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Yes.. your life is worthless and without any meaning.

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So many new hires coming in. I just don't get it, with all the layoffs that happened a few months back and a bench so deep..

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Are there any gym rats here? Would you consider someone who can bench 315 for 6 reps, squat 525 lbs, deadlift 550 lbs, at 210 lbs bodyweight to be a) weak b) average c) strong d) very strong or e) insanely strong + you think theyre on steroids?

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How long do you think you can sit on the bench before quitting when you have another job with a flexible start?

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Being on the bench is literally the best.

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Up vote this post if you are "on the bench" right now and here to fill the voids of nothingness in your working day!

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When you have to take the blame for the work of a guy who rolled off 😰

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A month on the bench. Looks like my career discussion invite is gonna come up soon

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