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Old 04-22-10, 12:32 PM   #1
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PSA - If you take your child to work on 'take your child to work day'...

Don't dress alike.

Any more tips?
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Old 04-22-10, 12:33 PM   #2
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If you work for the mob, take the day off.
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 04-22-10, 12:37 PM   #3
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Does the mob have a good benefits package?
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Old 04-22-10, 12:38 PM   #4
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Make sure they were a tag that says "student observer" so they don't get anyone in trouble when they open their mouth.
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Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.
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Old 04-22-10, 12:45 PM   #5
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Give them something to do.

Sitting at your computer playing solitaire does not qualify as something to do. Nor does drawing on the whiteboard in someone else's office with non-erasable marker. Nor does running up and down the corridors screaming like a banshee. Nor does allowing them to loot the what-used-to-be-free-for-employees vending machine.
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Hahaha! Twinners. When my mom worked at the State Capital, she took me and my brother to work that day. It was fun, really. We photocopied ourselves on the copy machine, got to meet the attorney general, and sneak into a courtroom. My mom wasn't happy that I wore my animal print shirt and junky corduroys, though. Before that, she took me with her to the university. I dug that poetry class.
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So, your daughter finally made you stop doing that, eh?
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Oh, yes. We can organize races. Great idea
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Don't dress alike.

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That's so cute!
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Make them shut up. Especially if you sit right next to someone else at the helpdesk and your pesky kids ask way too many questions.
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Make them shut up. Especially if you sit right next to someone else at the helpdesk and your pesky kids ask way too many questions.
Tell them their parent is way smarter than you and to ask them.
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Make them shut up. Especially if you sit right next to someone else at the helpdesk and your pesky kids ask way too many questions.
Tell them their parent is way smarter than you and to ask them.
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Make them shut up? Hmmm. Maybe I took the email warning me to clean up and behave was taken too seriously.
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You can say that again.
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So, your daughter finally made you stop doing that, eh?
We started with the same color hair. Now mine is gray and hers is a different one each week.
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