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Monday
Dec292008

Your Tax Dollars at Work

I have bad news for everybody.

I got a job.

In precisely double the time in which I was told I'd receive definitive word on whether or not I'd sufficiently blown the interview on a position I don't want but fear turning down, he U.S. government has made a tentative offer to pour a bunch of tax dollars straight down the incompetence hole.

There's one ray of hope for us all:  The offer is pending a background check.  Maybe a big ol' bit of domestic terrorist association will do the trick.  LOOK AT ME, FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, HANGING AROUND WITH PEOPLE WHO WEAR CHE T-SHIRTS!

commuter at:  mbe@drinktothelasses.com

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Reader Comments (11)

Wooo Hoooo!!!! Good for you MB!! I know it isn't your dream job but congrats no less.

December 31, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterKell Belle

Congrats on the job! Employment is good. Really, I swear!

December 31, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterKris

Congratulations. There are good things about a job - like a steady paycheck and health insurance. There are bad things too, but let's not go there. Tryin' to be positive!

December 31, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterCJ

Just remember all the jobs Hemingway had... you're building your writer's bio blurb!

January 1, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterstarnarcosis

No matter how badly you want to get rejected, be careful what you post. The CIA and/or FBI might already have agents on their way to your doorstep to take you into custody...Those guys are serious.

January 1, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterj.s.

Hey, between the G men throwing money to Fannie May & Freddie Mac, or giving it to you, I pick you every time of the week and twice on Sunday ;-)

So, congratulations on your new job. Remember: It's not what you do what defines you.

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