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Halliburton Outrage
    #2668999 - 05/12/04 04:31 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Halliburton Employee's Pay Docked For Weeks Spent As Hostage

BAGHDAD?Spokesmen for Halliburton International announced Monday that employee Thomas Hamill will not be paid for the three weeks he failed to fulfill his truck-driving duties while being held at gunpoint by Iraqi captors. "While we share your joy in regaining your freedom, we are forced to withhold your wages for the period of April 9 to May 2," read the official corporate reprimand, which reached Hamill in Germany as doctors treated his bullet wound. "A disciplinary slip noting your failure to report to work has been added to your employee file." Halliburton has not yet disclosed the amount Hamill is being charged for structural damage to the company truck he was shot in.

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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: afoaf]
    #2669006 - 05/12/04 04:33 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

You're getting as bad as Pinky with this kind of stuff (even though this is the first one that I recall you posting).


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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: Evolving]
    #2669043 - 05/12/04 04:41 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

at least this one is funny, right?!

:wink:

mods are free to move at will...I just thought it
was bloody hilarious!


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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: afoaf]
    #2669065 - 05/12/04 04:47 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

It can stay.... if you put a link to the source. Is that an Onion piece?

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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: Phred]
    #2669070 - 05/12/04 04:48 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Boxed in smiley is a link.


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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: Ancalagon]
    #2669090 - 05/12/04 04:54 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Boxed in? Hmmm. I see just a smiley. However, it is in fact a link. Sneaky.

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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: Phred]
    #2669289 - 05/12/04 05:36 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

couldn't give the whole thing away outright.


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Re: Halliburton Outrage [Re: afoaf]
    #2671380 - 05/13/04 12:33 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

No more of these types of stories until next April.





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