Episode 28 – Ten Minutes of Scatological Wonder

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An episode of nothing but bland filler as we wait for something interesting to happen in the world of employment law. We discuss: The merits of Canadian doughnut chains; Patrons throwing their fecal matter at employees (to be clear, not OUR glorious podcast patrons); Laxative-laced brownies leading to termination; Waterboarding as a fantastic motivational tool for one…

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Episode 27 – Butt Download

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When can you fire someone for their inappropriate behavior – that had nothing to do with work? What if they are the chair of a gigantic law firm? When can you use the job description cliche “other duties as may be assigned” to make someone photograph a murder scene? When can you finally fire the…

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Episode 26 – Fluids

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Marc and Dennis take on the world of swearing at work. When can you tell the boss to go &$^%#! himself and still keep your job? Learn why referring to your workplace drama as “____gate” might get you into legal hot water. The most epic and disgusting listener submitted story of all time (at least…

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Episode 25 – There’s Never Enough Buffet

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Why is Marc’s office building such a historic location? What do buffet restaurant employees and college football players have in common? What is the law of butt dialing? (Thanks Eric Meyer!) What would we talk about without the Southern United States? Should we be reading Cracked Magazine? These questions and many others are answered in…

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Episode 24 – She Makes Jello Salads

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Marc and Dennis discuss the issues of the day: resume fraud, identity theft, wage theft, wine theft, underage drinking, sitting, standing and powerwashing. Not necessarily in that order. Twitter Facebook Contribute Leave us a review on iTunes!

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Episode 23 – Flippin’ the Proverbial Bird

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Can you really get fired for flipping the bird? What if you flip off POTUS’s motorcade? What if you work for a government contractor? What if you post a photo of you flipping off POTUS’s motorcade on Facebook and tell your boss about it? Marc and Dennis are joined by very special guest Kate Bischoff…

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Episode 22 – Hate to Break it to You, But I Think You’re an Anti-Semite

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Marc and Dennis talk about Jewish Holidays, a clever segue into an epic tale of antisemitism, intolerance, the internet, poor choices, and lard pie crusts. They break down an equally epic live twitter stream of a workplace investigation. Finally, can dead people sue you (without rising from the grave or any of that Twilight nonsense)? …

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Episode 21 – The Per Capita Strip Club Capital of North America

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Dennis returns from trial. We discuss first day of law school scary stories. Marc asks when is a BFOQ really a BFOQ.  A discussion of Hamilton.  Marc totally name-drops Lin Manuel.  Christian colleges discriminate in hiring. A transgender funeral director is victorious. A sobering but compelling listener story. Check us out on Patreon — we now…

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Episode 20 – Now With Less Schlub

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The historic crossover episode you’ve ALL been waiting for. We welcome the hosts of the HR Social Hour Half-Hour Podcast, Wendy Dailey and Jon Thurmond! They try to one up each other with stories from their respective careers in HR, and we have a hoot. Also, check out Wendy’s most excellent blog, My Dailey Journey.…

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Episode 19 – Don’t Throw the Feces of Deceased People in the Workplace

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So, you think you have a crappy job?  We’re willing to bet it’s not as crappy as this whisteblower’s job in a crematorium.  (Warning-if the title of this episode creeps you out, you should really listen to whatever NPR is offering this week).  A plastic pumpkin leads to an arrest and a case of workers’ comp…

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